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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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Two Rockets Land in Iraqi Base Housing US troops
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Two Rockets Land in Iraqi Base Housing US troops

Friday 6 December 2019
Two Katyusha rockets have landed in an air base hosting US trainers north of Baghdad, where American trainers are stationed, Iraqi security forces said
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Ayatollah Sistani Urges Protesters to Counter Rioters Hindering Reform in Iraq
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Ayatollah Sistani Urges Protesters to Counter Rioters Hindering Reform in Iraq

Friday 6 December 2019
Grand Ayatollah Sistani Iraq’s top cleric has said that violence and chaos will only hinder true reforms as demanded by ongoing anti-corruption and economic protesters in Iraq, calling on demonstrators to counter violent rioters.
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Rockets Hit US Military Base in Western Iraq
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Rockets Hit US Military Base in Western Iraq

Wednesday 4 December 2019
A rocket barrage has hit on Tuesday Ain al-Asad airbase, which hosts US forces in Anbar province in western Iraq.
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Iraqi Political Scenarios After PM Resignation
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Iraqi Political Scenarios After PM Resignation

Wednesday 4 December 2019
Amid ongoing protests, the Iraqi PM resigned, leaving the way of speculations about the future of the country’s politics open.
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Iraqi Children Born Near US Military Base Show Elevated Rates of ’Serious Congenital Deformities: Study
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Iraqi Children Born Near US Military Base Show Elevated Rates of ’Serious Congenital Deformities: Study

Sunday 1 December 2019
More than decade and a half after the 2003 U.S. invasion of Iraq, a new study found that babies are being born today with gruesome birth defects connected to the ongoing American military presence there.
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Iraqi Parliament Should Take Initiative After PM Resignation, Repel Risks: Expert
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Iraqi Parliament Should Take Initiative After PM Resignation, Repel Risks: Expert

Sunday 1 December 2019
The Iraqi PM resigned after two month of protests in which the foreign hands can never be concealed.
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Suspect in London Bridge Attack Served Time for Terrorism: UK Police
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Suspect in London Bridge Attack Served Time for Terrorism: UK Police

Saturday 30 November 2019
UK counterterrorism police on Saturday searched for clues into how a man imprisoned for terrorism offenses before his release last year managed to stab several people before being tackled by bystanders and shot dead by officers on London Bridge. Two people were killed and three wounded.
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Iraqi Premier Says He Will Resign Following Ayatollah Sistani Call
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Iraqi Premier Says He Will Resign Following Ayatollah Sistani Call

Saturday 30 November 2019
Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi announced his resignation on Friday in response to a call by the country’s top Shiite cleric, who urged Iraqi lawmakers to "reconsider" their options regarding the future of Iraq, rocked by weeks of deadly anti-establishment unrest.
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Tehran, Baghdad Condemn Attack on Iranian Consulate in Najaf
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Tehran, Baghdad Condemn Attack on Iranian Consulate in Najaf

Thursday 28 November 2019
Iranian and Iraqi governments condemned an attack on Iran’s in the holy Shiite city of Najaf, with the Iraqi government saying the raid was actually meant to damage “historical” ties between the two neighbors.
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Baghdad-Erbil Agreement: Potentials, Obstacles
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Baghdad-Erbil Agreement: Potentials, Obstacles

Thursday 28 November 2019
There is a growing interest for an agreement ending the disputes between Kurdistan region and Baghdad but there are unavoidable obstacles.
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Anti-Government Protests Takes Turns in Iraq
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Anti-Government Protests Takes Turns in Iraq

Tuesday 26 November 2019
Anti-government protests in Iraq were escalated on Monday following a period of calm amid persisting discontent with economic conditions.
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What’s Behind Pence’s Iraq Trip?
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What’s Behind Pence’s Iraq Trip?

Tuesday 26 November 2019
The US Vice-president visited iraq without meeting with Baghdad officials.
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Ayatollah Sistani Urges Reforming Electoral Laws as Only Way to End Protests
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Ayatollah Sistani Urges Reforming Electoral Laws as Only Way to End Protests

Saturday 23 November 2019
Ayatollah Sayyed Ali al-Sistani, Iraq’s top Shiite cleric, urged politicians and legislators to speed up reforming electoral laws, arguing that nothing but the changes can resolve weeks of protests across the Arab country.
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Who Is The Third Force Behind Killing Iraqi Protesters?
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Who Is The Third Force Behind Killing Iraqi Protesters?

Monday 18 November 2019
Foreign actors like the US, Saudi Arabia, and Israel benefit from violence in Iraq. Their agents are blamed for killings in Iraq.
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’Third Party’ behind Killing Protesters with Smoke Canisters: Iraq Defense Minister
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’Third Party’ behind Killing Protesters with Smoke Canisters: Iraq Defense Minister

Saturday 16 November 2019
Iraqi Defense Minister Najah al-Shammari said on Thursday a “third party” is behind shooting at the Iraqi demonstrators, as the smoke canisters used to kill the protesters are not of the type imported by the Baghdad government.

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Typhoon Kammuri Displaces over 200,000 people in Philippines

Typhoon Kammuri Displaces over 200,000 people in Philippines