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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
New node

New node

Jordan

US Eyes Presence as Iraq, Jordan Seek Border Crossing Restart
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US Eyes Presence as Iraq, Jordan Seek Border Crossing Restart

Tuesday 22 August 2017
The Iraqi and Jordan officials say that the border route will re-open in early September.
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About 50 K Syrian Refugees Trapped at Syria-Jordan Border: UN
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About 50 K Syrian Refugees Trapped at Syria-Jordan Border: UN

Tuesday 15 August 2017
Tens of thousands of displaced Syrians, mostly children and women, are stranded on Syria’s border with Jordan the United Nations warned on Monday.
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Israel Rejects Jordan Call for Prosecuting Embassy Guard who Killed 2
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Israel Rejects Jordan Call for Prosecuting Embassy Guard who Killed 2

Monday 24 July 2017
Israel rejected Jordan’s demand to an investigation over an incident in Tel Aviv’s embassy in Amman where a security guard killed two Jordanians.
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Jordan’s Policy on Syrian Crisis
Analysis

Jordan’s Policy on Syrian Crisis

Friday 21 July 2017
Amman leaders support anti-Damascus camp but at the same time steer clear of direct encounter with Syria.
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Will ISIS Termination Mark Crisis End in West Asia?
Analysis

Will ISIS Termination Mark Crisis End in West Asia?

Sunday 2 July 2017
The ISIS terrorist group is approaching its end but signs leave no doubt that critical conditions will stay standing in the region.
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US-led ’Eager Lion’ Drills near Syrian Border: Aims, Outcomes
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US-led ’Eager Lion’ Drills near Syrian Border: Aims, Outcomes

Tuesday 16 May 2017
Concerns grow about possible military intervention in southern Syria as Washington and allies continue war simulation.
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US, Jordan Possibly Seek Fresh Adventure in Syria
Report

US, Jordan Possibly Seek Fresh Adventure in Syria

Thursday 11 May 2017
The two allies are holding military drills amid reports saying that they are getting ready to cross border into Syria.
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US, UK Deploy Troops, Tanks near Syria Border: Reports
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US, UK Deploy Troops, Tanks near Syria Border: Reports

Tuesday 9 May 2017
Britain and the US are deploying their troops and equipment along the border between Syria and Jordan.
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US War Drills Involving 20 Countries in Jordan
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US War Drills Involving 20 Countries in Jordan

Sunday 7 May 2017
Jordan and the United States kicked off war drills on Sunday known as Eager Lion with about 7,400 troops from more than 20 nations taking part.
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At least 900 Jordanian Terrorists Fighting for ISIS, Al-Qaeda in Syria, Iraq: Official
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At least 900 Jordanian Terrorists Fighting for ISIS, Al-Qaeda in Syria, Iraq: Official

Wednesday 3 May 2017
Some 900 Jordanians are fighting for ISIS and al-Qaeda terrorist groups in neighboring Syria and Iraq, Reuters cited an unnamed Jordanian official as saying on Tuesday.
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China’s Strategy for West Asia: Gain Toehold with limited Intervention
Analysis

China’s Strategy for West Asia: Gain Toehold with limited Intervention

Tuesday 2 May 2017
China seeks its interests in the region but does its best to avert engagement in the superpowers’ games that are majorly costly.
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Trump’s New Security Doctrine for West Asia
Analysis

Trump’s New Security Doctrine for West Asia

Saturday 29 April 2017
New American leader wants to make allies bear the costs of military interventions while US still makes profits from its regional presence.
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Will India Become Another Major Actor in West Asia?
Analysis

Will India Become Another Major Actor in West Asia?

Tuesday 25 April 2017
PM Modi looks forward to expand India’s influence in the region, though a set of challenges remain handicapping his efforts.
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Reasons behind US Defense Sec Trip to West Asia
Analysis

Reasons behind US Defense Sec Trip to West Asia

Thursday 20 April 2017
The US secretary of defense tours the region to unveil Trump’s policy and get troubled relations with the Arab allies back on the track.
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How Germany Chases its Economic, Military Interests in West Asia?
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How Germany Chases its Economic, Military Interests in West Asia?

Monday 10 April 2017
Through military exports, Germany on the one hand seeks bolstering its allies and on the other hand obtains share in region’s lucrative arms market.

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Kashmiri Muslims prepare to mark Muharram mourning ceremonies, commemorating martyrdom of third Shiite Imam, Hussein in Ali (AS)

Kashmiri Muslims prepare to mark Muharram mourning ceremonies, commemorating martyrdom of third Shiite Imam, Hussein in Ali (AS)