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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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Germany, France Tighten Control of Social Media
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Germany, France Tighten Control of Social Media

Saturday 6 January 2018
Germany has started implementing tough laws to control social media while French President plans to legislate against fake news spread on social media platforms.
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Syrian President to Stay in Power: French President
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Syrian President to Stay in Power: French President

Monday 18 December 2017
French President said ouster of Syrian president is now off the table as his supporters, Iran and Russia, had "won the war on the ground."
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France Boosts Military Presence in Africa to Fight Terrorists or Plunder Resources?
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France Boosts Military Presence in Africa to Fight Terrorists or Plunder Resources?

Wednesday 13 December 2017
France has announced that it will boost its military presence in former African colonies under with war on terror being the latest pretext for the expansion.
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Europe’s Muslim Population Projected to Reach 76 Million by 2050: Report
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Europe’s Muslim Population Projected to Reach 76 Million by 2050: Report

Friday 1 December 2017
Europe’s Muslim population will multiply and reach over 76 million by 2050 from the current 25 million.
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Saudi Crown Prince Assures France to Stop Funding Wahhabi Extremists
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Saudi Crown Prince Assures France to Stop Funding Wahhabi Extremists

Thursday 30 November 2017
French President Emmanuel Macron says he would draw up a list of extremist groups to convey to Saudi Arabia after its crown prince promised to cut their funding.
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France Bans Paris Muslims from Friday Prayers on Streets
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France Bans Paris Muslims from Friday Prayers on Streets

Monday 20 November 2017
Authorities in France have banned Muslims in a northern Paris suburb from praying in the streets after closure of a convenient prayer room.
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Why Lebanese PM Visited Paris Not Beirut After 2-Week Detention in Saudi Arabia?
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Why Lebanese PM Visited Paris Not Beirut After 2-Week Detention in Saudi Arabia?

Monday 20 November 2017
The resigned PM’s visit to Paris reveals some facts about secret agreements between France and Saudi Arabia to set him free from apparent detention.
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French President Warned not to Interfere with Iran’s Missile Program
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French President Warned not to Interfere with Iran’s Missile Program

Saturday 18 November 2017
French President Macron has been warned against meddling in Iran’s internal affairs, including such strategic issues as the Iranian missile defense program.
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Lebanese PM Arrives in Paris after 2-Week Detention in Saudi Arabia
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Lebanese PM Arrives in Paris after 2-Week Detention in Saudi Arabia

Saturday 18 November 2017
Lebanon’s Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri arrived in Paris on Saturday after being held in Saudi Arabia for over two weeks
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EU Launches Military Alliance Separate from US-Led NATO
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EU Launches Military Alliance Separate from US-Led NATO

Monday 13 November 2017
The European Union has launched a new military alliance which will have a separate structure from the US-led NATO military alliance signaling a rift .
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France Anti-Terrorism Law Undermines Civil Liberties: Critics
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France Anti-Terrorism Law Undermines Civil Liberties: Critics

Wednesday 1 November 2017
France has officially ended a state of emergency, replacing it with the introduction of a new security law which critics say undermines civil liberties.
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West Eyes Recolonization of Africa by Endless War; Removing Gaddafi First Step
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West Eyes Recolonization of Africa by Endless War; Removing Gaddafi First Step

Saturday 21 October 2017
West seeks to recolonize African countries by fueling endless war in the resource-rich continent and removing Libyan dictator Gaddafi in 2006 was just first step
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Turkey’s EU Bid Between European Rejection, Approval
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Turkey’s EU Bid Between European Rejection, Approval

Saturday 21 October 2017
The bloc is yet to accept Turkey as a member due to discrepancies, however it knows that Ankara is a weighty bidder.
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Why Is EU Increasingly Separating Ways from Trump?
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Why Is EU Increasingly Separating Ways from Trump?

Saturday 14 October 2017
The American president’s threats to end the Iran nuclear deal presents a significant sticking point with EU.
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Over 100 European ISIS Terrorists Face Death Penalty in Iraq
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Over 100 European ISIS Terrorists Face Death Penalty in Iraq

Saturday 7 October 2017
Over 100 European ISIS terrorists will be prosecuted in Iraq, with most facing the death penalty, the country’s ambassador to Belgium has said.

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Palestinians Continue to Protest  US Al-Quds Decision

Palestinians Continue to Protest US Al-Quds Decision