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World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

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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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Qatar Gives Somalia Military Aid as UAE Influence Wanes
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Qatar Gives Somalia Military Aid as UAE Influence Wanes

Thursday 17 January 2019
Qatar donated 68 armored vehicles to Somalia on Thursday, Qatar’s defense ministry said, a sign that Doha is pushing for influence in the country
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President Bashir ’Advised’ to Normalize Ties with Israel to Stabilize Sudan
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President Bashir ’Advised’ to Normalize Ties with Israel to Stabilize Sudan

Saturday 5 January 2019
President of the conflict-ridden country of Sudan said he was advised to normalize ties with the Israeli regime in a bid to ensure stability in the African country.
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At Least 13 Killed as Deadly Blasts Hit Somalia Capital
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At Least 13 Killed as Deadly Blasts Hit Somalia Capital

Thursday 27 December 2018
At least six people have been killed in Somalia’s capital after two explosions hit Mogadishu on Saturday.
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Sudan’s President Arrives in Syria; First Visit by Arab Leader Since 2011
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Sudan’s President Arrives in Syria; First Visit by Arab Leader Since 2011

Thursday 27 December 2018
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir arrived in the Syrian capital Damascus on Sunday, becoming the first Arab leader to the warn-torn country Syrian 2011.
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Red Vests: New Anti-Corruption Campaign in Tunisia
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Red Vests: New Anti-Corruption Campaign in Tunisia

Thursday 27 December 2018
The new movement announces existence a day after the PM admitted that corruption is blatant in the country.
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Libya Peace Talks,  Conflicting Foreign Interests
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Libya Peace Talks, Conflicting Foreign Interests

Tuesday 13 November 2018
The talks are hosted by Italy, a former colonial power which views Libya as its “fourth shore.”
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Scores Killed as Suicide Bombers Hit Hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia
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Scores Killed as Suicide Bombers Hit Hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia

Saturday 10 November 2018
At least 39 people have been killed in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Friday when suicide bombers and gunmen struck a popular hotel.
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Toll From Somalia Bomb Attack Rises to 20
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Toll From Somalia Bomb Attack Rises to 20

Sunday 14 October 2018
The death toll from Suicide bombing in Somalia’s Baidoa city has risen to 20 people on Sunday, a local hospital official said.
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Russia Seeks to Turn Libya into ‘New Syria’: UK
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Russia Seeks to Turn Libya into ‘New Syria’: UK

Tuesday 9 October 2018
The British spy agency, in yet another allegation on Russia, accused Moscow of sending weapons and troops to Libya in order to turn the North African country into a “new Syria”.
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Nigerian Shiites Rally in Abuja to Demand Leader’s Release
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Nigerian Shiites Rally in Abuja to Demand Leader’s Release

Saturday 6 October 2018
Nigerian Shiite Muslims held a rally in capital Abuja have to call for the release of their spiritual leader Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, who is still in prison despite a 2016 high court ruling.
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6 Killed, 16 Wounded Suicide Blast Hits Govt. Offices in Somali Capital
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6 Killed, 16 Wounded Suicide Blast Hits Govt. Offices in Somali Capital

Monday 10 September 2018
At least six people were killed and another 16 injured in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, after an explosive-laden car has rammed into a local government building on Monday.
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Death Toll from Boko Haram Attack on Nigerian Troops Tops 48
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Death Toll from Boko Haram Attack on Nigerian Troops Tops 48

Monday 3 September 2018
The death toll from a Boko Haram attack on a Nigerian army post on the border with Niger has risen to 48, military sources told AFP on Monday.
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AI Blames Nigerian Govt. Over Disappearance of Shiite Muslims
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AI Blames Nigerian Govt. Over Disappearance of Shiite Muslims

Friday 31 August 2018
Amnesty International has accused Nigeria’s government of carrying out unlawful arrests and practicing “enforced disappearance" of Shiite Muslims
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ISIS Terrorists Reemerge in Libya Amid Governance Vacuum: Reports
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ISIS Terrorists Reemerge in Libya Amid Governance Vacuum: Reports

Friday 3 August 2018
ISIS Takfiri terrorist group fighters have reemerged at Libyan desert regions exploiting a governance vacuum which has resulted in lawlessness .
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Sudan Becoming Heart of Red Sea Battle for Sway
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Sudan Becoming Heart of Red Sea Battle for Sway

Monday 23 July 2018
Egypt seeks mending ties with Sudan as it sees its rival Turkey is fixing its place in the needy African nation.

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Syrian Refugees Camps in Lebanon Battered by Winter Storms

Syrian Refugees Camps in Lebanon Battered by Winter Storms