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Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

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Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

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Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

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Ansarullah

Ansarullah

A Zaidi Shiite movement operating in Yemen. It seeks to establish a democratic government in Yemen.
Shiite

Shiite

represents the second largest denomination of Islam. Shiites believe Ali (peace be upon him) to be prophet"s successor in the Caliphate.
Resistance

Resistance

Axis of Resistances refers to countries and movements with common political goal, i.e., resisting against Zionist regime, America and other western powers. Iran, Syria, Hezbollah in Lebanon, and Hamas in Palestine are considered as the Axis of Resistance.
Persian Gulf Cooperation Council

Persian Gulf Cooperation Council

A regional political u n i o n consisting of Arab states of the Persian Gulf, except for Iraq.
ISIS Terrorist Group

ISIS Terrorist Group

A terrorist group that fights against Resistance Axis in Syria and Iraq. It was founded & armed by America and its allies covertly.
Taliban

Taliban

Taliban is a Sunni fundamentalist movement in Afghanistan. It was founded by Mohammed Omar in 1994.
  Wahhabism & Extremism

Wahhabism & Extremism

Wahhabism is an extremist pseudo-Sunni movement, which labels non-Wahhabi Muslims as apostates thus paving the way for their bloodshed.
Kurds

Kurds

Kurds are an ethnic group in the Middle East, mostly inhabiting a region, which spans adjacent parts of Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Turkey. They are an Iranian people and speak the Kurdish languages, which form a subgroup of the Northwestern Iranian branch of Iranian languages.
NATO

NATO

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an intergovernmental military alliance based on the North Atlantic Treaty which was signed on 4 April 1949.
Islamic Awakening

Islamic Awakening

Refers to a revival of the Islam throughout the world, that began in 1979 by Iranian Revolution that established an Islamic republic.
Al-Qaeda

Al-Qaeda

A militant Sunni organization founded by Osama bin Laden at some point between 1988 and 1989
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Somalia to Declare War on Al-Shabab as Mogadishu’s Death Toll Tops 358
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Somalia to Declare War on Al-Shabab as Mogadishu’s Death Toll Tops 358

Saturday 21 October 2017
Somalia’s president is expected to announce a state of war against al-Shabab terrorist group blamed for the country’s deadliest terror attack
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West Eyes Recolonization of Africa by Endless War; Removing Gaddafi First Step
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West Eyes Recolonization of Africa by Endless War; Removing Gaddafi First Step

Saturday 21 October 2017
West seeks to recolonize African countries by fueling endless war in the resource-rich continent and removing Libyan dictator Gaddafi in 2006 was just first step
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Saudi-Led Regimes Bribed, Threatened African States to Isolate Qatar
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Saudi-Led Regimes Bribed, Threatened African States to Isolate Qatar

Friday 20 October 2017
Saudi-led regimes boycotting Qatar have ’bribed and blackmailed’ African countries to join its attempt to isolate the country, Qatar’s foreign minister has said.
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Qatar Embassy Seriously Damaged in Somalia’s Deadly Attack, 300 Killed
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Qatar Embassy Seriously Damaged in Somalia’s Deadly Attack, 300 Killed

Monday 16 October 2017
Somalia’s Saturday’s explosions, which have killed at least 300 people, have caused serious damage to the building of the Qatari Embassy and slightly wounded the Qatari charge d’affairs in Mogadishu.
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Death Toll from Somalia’s Deadliest Incident Tops to 300
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Death Toll from Somalia’s Deadliest Incident Tops to 300

Monday 16 October 2017
The death toll from double terrorist attacks in Somalia’s capital rose to at least 277 as hospitals struggled to cope with the high number of casualties, security and medical sources said.
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Death Toll from Somalia’s Capital Terror Attack Rises to 231
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Death Toll from Somalia’s Capital Terror Attack Rises to 231

Sunday 15 October 2017
The death toll from suspected Takfiri terrorist attacks in Somalia’s capital rose to at least 231as hospitals struggled to cope with casualties,
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Over 30 Killed as Terrorists Hit Somalia’s Mogadishu
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Over 30 Killed as Terrorists Hit Somalia’s Mogadishu

Saturday 14 October 2017
Over 40 people have been killed and several others wounded in a massive car bomb attack outside a hotel in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu.
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Bodies of Egyptian Christian Killed by ISIS in Libya Recovered
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Bodies of Egyptian Christian Killed by ISIS in Libya Recovered

Saturday 7 October 2017
Libya says the bodies of 20 Egyptian Copts beheaded by the ISIS terrorist group in 2015 have been recovered.
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Nigerian Forces Attack Shiite Muslims at Muharram Mourning Ceremonies
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Nigerian Forces Attack Shiite Muslims at Muharram Mourning Ceremonies

Sunday 1 October 2017
Nigerian security forces have attacked Muharram mourning ceremonies in the northern city of Sokoto, arresting at least six Shiite Muslims.
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Turkey Opens Largest Overseas Military Base in Somalia
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Turkey Opens Largest Overseas Military Base in Somalia

Saturday 30 September 2017
Turkey has opened its largest overseas military base overseas in conflict-ridden Somalia.
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Eastern Libya Bars US Citizens in Trump Travel Ban Retaliation
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Eastern Libya Bars US Citizens in Trump Travel Ban Retaliation

Wednesday 27 September 2017
A government based in eastern Libya said on Wednesday it would bar entry to US citizens after Trump’s administration included Libya in a new travel ban.
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Nigeria in Crackdown on Shiite Muslims’ Muharram Ceremonies
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Nigeria in Crackdown on Shiite Muslims’ Muharram Ceremonies

Tuesday 26 September 2017
Shiite Muslims in Nigeria have demanded that authorities stop ongoing crackdown on worshipers participating in mourning ceremonies during the Month of Muharram.
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Algeria Wants Syria Reinstated to Arab League
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Algeria Wants Syria Reinstated to Arab League

Sunday 24 September 2017
Algeria is demanding Syria’s reinstatement to the Arab League after its suspension over six years ago when foreign-backed Takfiri terrorists invaded the country.
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African States Cancel Summit with Israeli Regime
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African States Cancel Summit with Israeli Regime

Tuesday 12 September 2017
The Israeli regime has been compelled to scrap a summit it had planned with African countries following a boycott by a number of invited states.
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Al Shabab Takfiri Terrorists Kill Six in Somalia Attack
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Al Shabab Takfiri Terrorists Kill Six in Somalia Attack

Sunday 10 September 2017
Al-Shabab Takfiri terrorist group has claimed responsibility for an attack that killed six people in the central Somali city of Beledweyne.

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Philippines Army Launches Mopping-up Op in Already ISIS-Held Marawi

Philippines Army Launches Mopping-up Op in Already ISIS-Held Marawi