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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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Turkey Accuses US of Training Terrorists
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Turkey Accuses US of Training Terrorists

Thursday 13 December 2018
Turkey’s defense minister says the United States is training of YPG/PKK terrorists adding that the move is not acceptable to Ankara.
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Turkey Threatens to Attack Syria’s North within Days
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Turkey Threatens to Attack Syria’s North within Days

Wednesday 12 December 2018
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened on Wednesday to start a military operation east of the Euphrates river in northern Syria in a "few days".
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Turkey Calls for Intl Probe into Khashoggi Killing as Saudis Refuse Extraditing Suspects
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Turkey Calls for Intl Probe into Khashoggi Killing as Saudis Refuse Extraditing Suspects

Tuesday 11 December 2018
Turkey urged on Monday the world to seek justice for slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi, after the US-backed kingdom refused to extradite two senior Saudi officials suspected of planning his murder in Saudi consulate in Istanbul in October.
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Turkish Persecutor Files Arrest Warrants for Saudi Crown Prince Allies over Khashoggi Murder
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Turkish Persecutor Files Arrest Warrants for Saudi Crown Prince Allies over Khashoggi Murder

Thursday 6 December 2018
A Turkish prosecutor has issued arrest warrants for two Saudi princes close to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman over assassination of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
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Three Reasons Why Turkish President Urged Saudis to End Yemen War
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Three Reasons Why Turkish President Urged Saudis to End Yemen War

Thursday 6 December 2018
The Turkish president called for the Saudi crown prince to end three-year bombing campaign against Yemen.
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World Bodies Disappointed Muslim world in Palestinian Cause
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World Bodies Disappointed Muslim world in Palestinian Cause

Wednesday 28 November 2018
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday world bodies have disappointed the Muslim world regarding the issue of Palestine.
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Erdogan to Snub  Bin Salman at G20 Amid Khashoggi Row
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Erdogan to Snub Bin Salman at G20 Amid Khashoggi Row

Thursday 22 November 2018
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is expected to snub Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during an upcoming summit of the G20 in Argentina.
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Turkey Slams US Support for Syria’s Kurdish Militants as Big Mistake
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Turkey Slams US Support for Syria’s Kurdish Militants as Big Mistake

Sunday 18 November 2018
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu blamed the US for supporting the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, calling it a “big mistake" that had strained ties between the NATO allies.
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Turkey Detains 13 over 2013 Protests
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Turkey Detains 13 over 2013 Protests

Friday 16 November 2018
Turkey has detained 13 people including two prominent academics on Friday over links to rights activist Osman Kavala, who was jailed a year ago pending trial for trying to overthrow the government.
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Tape of Khashoggi Murder Shocked Saudi Intelligence: President Erdogan
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Tape of Khashoggi Murder Shocked Saudi Intelligence: President Erdogan

Tuesday 13 November 2018
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday that audio tape that was recorded from the murder of Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul was “appalling” and shocked a Saudi intelligence officer who listened to it.
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Turkey Gave Khashoggi  Murder Tape to US, UK, Germany, France: Erdogan
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Turkey Gave Khashoggi Murder Tape to US, UK, Germany, France: Erdogan

Saturday 10 November 2018
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday Ankara has given recordings on the murder of dissent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi to the US, Germany, France, Britain, Saudi regime.
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PKK Is US Key to Unlock Spell on Ties with Turkey
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PKK Is US Key to Unlock Spell on Ties with Turkey

Saturday 10 November 2018
The US reward for info on PKK leaders is seen as a concession to Turkey in regional cases.
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Turkey Pans US New Sanctions on Iran as ’Unfair, Dangerous’
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Turkey Pans US New Sanctions on Iran as ’Unfair, Dangerous’

Tuesday 6 November 2018
Turkey has criticized the US for re-imposing new sanctions on neighboring Iran, warning Washington that its attempt to isolate the Islamic Republic is “dangerous” and unwise.
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Turkey To Investigate Reports Khashoggi’s Body Dissolved in Acid: Vice President
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Turkey To Investigate Reports Khashoggi’s Body Dissolved in Acid: Vice President

Monday 5 November 2018
Vice President Fuat Oktay said on Monday Turkey will investigate reports that the body of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was dissolved
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Erdogan Says Khashoggi Killing Order Came from “Highest Levels”
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Erdogan Says Khashoggi Killing Order Came from “Highest Levels”

Saturday 3 November 2018
Erdogan’s remarks come while Saudi Arabia denies that its ruler was involved.

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Iraqi Army Hold Military Parade One Year after ISIS Defeat

Iraqi Army Hold Military Parade One Year after ISIS Defeat