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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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Syrian Air Force Nearly Hits Turkish Military Convoy in Idlib
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Syrian Air Force Nearly Hits Turkish Military Convoy in Idlib

Monday 19 August 2019
Syrian Air Force’s heavy bombing has stopped a Turkish military convoy that has crossed into Syrian territory.
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Turkey Replaces Three Pro-Kurdish Party Mayors over Militant Links
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Turkey Replaces Three Pro-Kurdish Party Mayors over Militant Links

Monday 19 August 2019
Turkey replaced mayors from a pro-Kurdish party with state officials in three cities and detained more than 400 people for suspected militant links, the Interior Ministry said.
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Roots of Saudi-Turkish Relations Crisis?
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Roots of Saudi-Turkish Relations Crisis?

Sunday 11 August 2019
Turkey and Saudi Arabia are regional rivals, each with its own ideological and geopolitical expansion plans.
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Not Late Yet: Alliance with Damascus Can Still Save Syrian Kurds Amid Turkish Threats
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Not Late Yet: Alliance with Damascus Can Still Save Syrian Kurds Amid Turkish Threats

Thursday 8 August 2019
While Turkey amasses forces on border with Syria in preparation of a campaign, Syrian Kurds can ally with central government and save their territory.
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Turkish Court Bans 136 Websites Manly Belonging to Opposition: Monitor
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Turkish Court Bans 136 Websites Manly Belonging to Opposition: Monitor

Wednesday 7 August 2019
A Turkish court has prohibited 136 websites and social media accounts mainly belonging to organizations and people critical of President Tayyip Erdogan’s government, a monitoring group said on Tuesday, fueling criticism of state censorship, Reuters reported.
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Bin Salman Pursuing ‘Strategic Plan’ to Take Turkey Down
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Bin Salman Pursuing ‘Strategic Plan’ to Take Turkey Down

Tuesday 6 August 2019
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been pursuing a “strategic plan” aimed at weakening the government of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has adopted a tough position against Riyadh over the state-sponsored assassination of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, A leaked UAE intelligence document revealed.
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Turkey Vs. Syrian Kurds: Outlook, Consequences
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Turkey Vs. Syrian Kurds: Outlook, Consequences

Saturday 3 August 2019
The Turkish army has reportedly been amassed on the Syrian border waiting for an order from the president to attack the Kurds holding ground in the north.
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Syria Rejects Turkey-US Deal on Buffer Zone as Violation of Its Sovereignty
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Syria Rejects Turkey-US Deal on Buffer Zone as Violation of Its Sovereignty

Friday 26 July 2019
Syrian governments has rejected any deal between Turkey and the US on a buffer zone in the country’s northern regions, describing it as a violation of its sovereignty
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As mood Sours, Syrians Report Forced Deportations from Turkey
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As mood Sours, Syrians Report Forced Deportations from Turkey

Thursday 25 July 2019
When Syrian real estate worker Abu Ahmad was stopped by police in Istanbul he expected a ritual ticking-off for his expired documents, before being allowed on his way. Instead he says he was bundled into a bus packed with 50 men and deported to Syria.
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Turkey Receives First Shipment of Russian S-400 despite US Threats
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Turkey Receives First Shipment of Russian S-400 despite US Threats

Friday 12 July 2019
Turkey has received the first delivery of Russia’s S-400 missile defense system despite US threat of sanctions, the country’s defense ministry said on Friday
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PKK Militants Kill 2 Turkish Soldiers in Hakkari Province
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PKK Militants Kill 2 Turkish Soldiers in Hakkari Province

Tuesday 9 July 2019
Two Turkish soldiers were killed and one more inured on Tuesday when Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants launched an attack on a Turkish military vehicle in southeast province of Hakkari.
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Second Turkish Ship Plans to Drill off Cyprus amid Protests
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Second Turkish Ship Plans to Drill off Cyprus amid Protests

Tuesday 9 July 2019
A second Turkish ship planning to drill for oil and gas off the coast of Cyprus dropped anchor off northeast of the Mediterranean island on Monday, triggering a strong protest from Nicosia and a rebuke from the EU, Reuters reported.
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Turkey Detains 5 over Smuggling Nuclear Weapon Material
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Turkey Detains 5 over Smuggling Nuclear Weapon Material

Sunday 7 July 2019
Turkey has detained five people over charges of smuggling radioactive Californium, an element used in nuclear weapons and reactors. The 18.1 gram haul was found in a car.
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Turkey Fires Central Bank Governor amid Policy Differences with Erdogan
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Turkey Fires Central Bank Governor amid Policy Differences with Erdogan

Saturday 6 July 2019
Turkey has fired on Saturday its central bank governor and replaced him with the bank’s deputy governor amid high inflation, an economic slump, and volatility in the lira currency and high inflation
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Proxy War Turkey Fighting in Libya
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Proxy War Turkey Fighting in Libya

Thursday 4 July 2019
Turkey is closely watching the situation in Libya amid clashes between Libyan sides who are fighting as proxies for Ankara and Riyadh.

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Turkish Police Disperse Kurdish Protesters after Ousting of Three Mayors

Turkish Police Disperse Kurdish Protesters after Ousting of Three Mayors