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Aleppo Liberated

Aleppo Liberated

Aleppo has been divided between government and militant groups since 2012. Operation to liberate the eastern districts of the city started in mid-November and ended on 13 Decembers with driving militants out of the strategic city.
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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Iraqi Forces Launch Op to Liberate Mosul Airport from ISIS
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Iraqi Forces Launch Op to Liberate Mosul Airport from ISIS

Thursday 23 February 2017
Iraqi forces have launched a large-scale operation to liberate the strategic airport from terrorists in Mosul days after they began a new phase of the battle to drive ISIS terrorist group out of Arab country’s second largest city.
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Three Reasons Behind US Defense Secretary’s Visit to Iraq?
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Three Reasons Behind US Defense Secretary’s Visit to Iraq?

Wednesday 22 February 2017
Trump’s defense chief visits Baghdad to make sure Washington has a place in a post-terror Iraq.
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ISIS Tortures, Rapes Sunni Women in Iraq: HRW
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ISIS Tortures, Rapes Sunni Women in Iraq: HRW

Monday 20 February 2017
ISIS terrorists rape and torture Iraq’s Sunni Arab women in the areas under their occupation, Human Rights Watch (HRW) says.
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Who Is Destabilizing Iraq: Iran or US?
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Who Is Destabilizing Iraq: Iran or US?

Monday 20 February 2017
The new US administration is on an offensive aimed at watering Iran’s influence in Iraq by spreading Iranophobia
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Iraqi Army Advances on in ISIS-Held West Mosul
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Iraqi Army Advances on in ISIS-Held West Mosul

Monday 20 February 2017
Iraqi army is advancing in its recently initiated operation to liberate western parts of Mosul city from ISIS terrorists
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Iraqi Army Declares Attack on West Mosul
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Iraqi Army Declares Attack on West Mosul

Sunday 19 February 2017
Iraqi military has declared to the civilian population living in the western parts of Mosul city that their attack to fully liberate the city is imminent
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Mosul Operation not a Simple Assault, It’s a Full-scale War: Former Ambassador
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Mosul Operation not a Simple Assault, It’s a Full-scale War: Former Ambassador

Saturday 18 February 2017
The battle with the terrorist group will professionalize the Iraqi military, says the former Iranian diplomat in Iraq.
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Palestinian Cause Should Remain "Central" for Muslims: KIU Leader Tells Alwaght
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Palestinian Cause Should Remain "Central" for Muslims: KIU Leader Tells Alwaght

Saturday 18 February 2017
The Kurdish Islamic Unity Party’s chief calls for fighting corruption to address the challenges facing Iraq’s Kurdistan region.
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Terrorist Attack Kills 15 in Iraq
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Terrorist Attack Kills 15 in Iraq

Thursday 16 February 2017
A terrorist attack on the Iraqi capital city of Baghdad killed at least 15 people on Wednesday
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Why US Concerned over Iraqi Popular Forces Possible Deployment to Syria?
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Why US Concerned over Iraqi Popular Forces Possible Deployment to Syria?

Wednesday 15 February 2017
Possible popular force’s presence in Syria will help ending Syrian war, works against Washington’s plan for prolonged battle.
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Terrorist Attack Kills 4 in Iraq
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Terrorist Attack Kills 4 in Iraq

Tuesday 14 February 2017
A terrorist explosion in the Iraqi capital city of Baghdad killed at least four people
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Iraqi Popular Forces Block ISIS Scape Route to Syria
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Iraqi Popular Forces Block ISIS Scape Route to Syria

Tuesday 14 February 2017
Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) also known as Hashd al-Sahaabi blocked the routes ISIS terrorist use to flee Iraq for their bases in Syria
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Iraq, Iran Relations Not To Be Harmed by US: Iraqi President
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Iraq, Iran Relations Not To Be Harmed by US: Iraqi President

Monday 13 February 2017
Iraqi president says the US government cannot harm the already warm relations between his country and its “brother” Iran
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Baghdad Green Zone Hit as Sadr Followers Clash with Iraqi Police
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Baghdad Green Zone Hit as Sadr Followers Clash with Iraqi Police

Sunday 12 February 2017
The ultra-secure zone of Baghdad, called the Green Zone, was hit with several rockets after the followers of an Iraqi cleric clashed with police
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Senior Commander of Iraqi Kata’ib Hezbollah Assassinated in Basra
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Senior Commander of Iraqi Kata’ib Hezbollah Assassinated in Basra

Thursday 9 February 2017
A group of assailants assassinated a high-ranking commander of the pro-government Iraqi Kata’ib Hezbollah force has on his vehicle in the country’s southern oil-rich city of Basra.

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Displaced Iraqis with Livestock Flee ISIS in District of Maamoun in Western Mosul

Displaced Iraqis with Livestock Flee ISIS in District of Maamoun in Western Mosul