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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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Russia Denounces Israel’s Syria Strikes on Syria as ‘Very Wrong’
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Russia Denounces Israel’s Syria Strikes on Syria as ‘Very Wrong’

Wednesday 20 November 2019
Russia has rebuke latest aerial assaults by Israeli regime on Syria as a “wrong” move that will exacerbate tensions.
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Syria Air Defenses Intercepts ‘Hostile Missiles’ over Damascus
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Syria Air Defenses Intercepts ‘Hostile Missiles’ over Damascus

Wednesday 20 November 2019
The Syrian army have repelled several “hostile missiles” fired by Israeli regime’s jets over the capital Damascus
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Syrian Army Controls Major Hydroelectric Power Plant
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Syrian Army Controls Major Hydroelectric Power Plant

Tuesday 19 November 2019
Syrian army established control over a major hydroelectric power plant in the country’s northwestern province of Aleppo as they continue to score territorial gains in battles against foreign-sponsored terrorists.
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Kurdish Militia Kill 10 People in Syria’s Al-Bab Town: Turkey
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Kurdish Militia Kill 10 People in Syria’s Al-Bab Town: Turkey

Saturday 16 November 2019
At least 10 people were killed and more than 15 wounded in the northern Syrian border town of Al-Bab due to a car bomb attack by Syrian Kurdish fighters, the Turkish Defense Ministry said on Saturday. Turkish forces seized al-Bab in a 2016 offensive.
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President Assad Likens ‘Suicide’ of White Helmets Founder to Epstein
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President Assad Likens ‘Suicide’ of White Helmets Founder to Epstein

Saturday 16 November 2019
Syrian President Bashar Assad has scorned the official story of wealthy sex predator Jeffrey Epstein’s apparent suicide, suggesting that people like him, or the late White Helmets founder, knew too much for the rich and powerful.
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EU Should Fear Militants It Backs in Syria, Not Refugees: President Assad
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EU Should Fear Militants It Backs in Syria, Not Refugees: President Assad

Saturday 9 November 2019
President Bashar Assad said criticized Europeans’ hypocritical policy on Syria, saying they fear that Ankara will send refugees to Europe, but continue to sponsor terrorism in Syria.
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Turkey Captures Sister of Slain ISIS Leader in Syria
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Turkey Captures Sister of Slain ISIS Leader in Syria

Tuesday 5 November 2019
Turkey reportedly has captured the elder sister of the slain leader of ISIS terrorist group Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, in a raid in northwestern Syria.
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Energy-rich Deir ez-Zor: New Emerging Syria Hot Spot
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Energy-rich Deir ez-Zor: New Emerging Syria Hot Spot

Tuesday 5 November 2019
The province is a home of huge energy sources, the main drive behind the American wars waged in the Middle East.
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Trump’s Syria Policy ‘Like A Giant ISIS Recruiting Poster’: Joe Biden
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Trump’s Syria Policy ‘Like A Giant ISIS Recruiting Poster’: Joe Biden

Monday 4 November 2019
Former Vice President and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden slammed Donald Trump’s Syria Policy which reduced the country’s army to an oilfield occupation force
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Syrian President Calls Donald Trump ‘Best’ US President for His Honesty
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Syrian President Calls Donald Trump ‘Best’ US President for His Honesty

Sunday 3 November 2019
Donald Trump won praise from Syrian President Bashar al-Assad as "the best American President" as he is not trying to hide Washington’s true policies and intentions behind doublespeak about freedom and democracy.
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SDF Integration into Syrian Army: What Are Benefits?
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SDF Integration into Syrian Army: What Are Benefits?

Sunday 3 November 2019
The Syrian government says it welcomes Kurdish forces willing to join the national military.
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France, Israel Sought to Establish Terror State in Syria: Turkey FM
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France, Israel Sought to Establish Terror State in Syria: Turkey FM

Saturday 2 November 2019
Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has accused on Friday France and Israeli regime of seeking to establish “a terrorist state” within Syria
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Russia Pans US Deploying Troops around Syria Oil Field
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Russia Pans US Deploying Troops around Syria Oil Field

Wednesday 30 October 2019
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov rebuked the "arrogant" US decision to send its forces to allegedly protect oilfields in northern Syria, saying that it is unclear from whom the installations need to be protected.
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Trump Plan for Taking Syrian Oil Triggers Criticism
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Trump Plan for Taking Syrian Oil Triggers Criticism

Monday 28 October 2019
US President Donald Trump has faced heated criticism from legal and energy experts after his suggestion on Sunday that Exxon Mobil or another US oil company operate Syrian oil fields.
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Clashes Reported between Syrian, Turkish Forces Near Ras al-Ayn
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Clashes Reported between Syrian, Turkish Forces Near Ras al-Ayn

Sunday 27 October 2019
There were clashes between the Syrian army and Turkish forces in the countryside around Ras al-Ain, a town on the Turkish border in northern Syria

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Iranian People rally in Several Cities to Protest against Rioters

Iranian People rally in Several Cities to Protest against Rioters