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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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Iraqi Kurds And US Expulsion Riddle
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Iraqi Kurds And US Expulsion Riddle

Tuesday 21 January 2020
The Iraqi parliament passed a bill calling for foreign forces to leave the country. The Kurds, however, seem unwilling to see American troops leaving.
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Russia Slams US for Spreading Misinformation on Iran’s Enrichment Right
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Russia Slams US for Spreading Misinformation on Iran’s Enrichment Right

Tuesday 21 January 2020
Russia blamed the US for misleading the international community on Iran’s right to enrich uranium, describing as "myth-making" a claim by Washington that a UN Security Council resolution has banned any enrichment in Iran.
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Three Rockets Hit Near US Embassy in Baghdad
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Three Rockets Hit Near US Embassy in Baghdad

Tuesday 21 January 2020
Three rockets landed on Tuesday morning night in Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone, which houses the US Embassy and other foreign diplomatic facilities. No casualties have been reported.
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Israelis Fear Iraqi Liberation Brings Closer a Free Palestine
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Israelis Fear Iraqi Liberation Brings Closer a Free Palestine

Tuesday 21 January 2020
After the illegal assassination of General Qassem Soleimani, in Baghdad, the people of Iraq and Iran are demanding a US departure from the Middle East. But if this desire is indeed fulfilled, what repercussions will a lack of US presence in the Middle East mean for Israel and will this mean the possible beginning of the end for the Zionist Entity occupying Palestine?
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Iranian Lawmaker Offers $3 Million Reward for ’Whoever Kills Trump’: Report
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Iranian Lawmaker Offers $3 Million Reward for ’Whoever Kills Trump’: Report

Tuesday 21 January 2020
An Iranian lawmaker reportedly has offered a $3 million reward to anyone who killed US President Donald Trump who ordered assassination of Iran’s to commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.
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Pentagon Admits to More Casualties from Iran Retaliatory Attack
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Pentagon Admits to More Casualties from Iran Retaliatory Attack

Wednesday 22 January 2020
The US military said Tuesday more American troops have been flown out of Iraq for treatment following Iran’s retaliatory missile attack on an Iraqi base housing US forces.
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In the Name of “Security” Retreating US Gives Israel Billions More in Military Funding
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In the Name of “Security” Retreating US Gives Israel Billions More in Military Funding

Wednesday 22 January 2020
Despite the fact that the U.S. is retreating from the Middle East, lacking strategy and future vision, lawmakers are congratulating themselves on passing yet another generous aid package to Israel.
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US Senate Blocks Key Witnesses from Testifying in Trump’s Impeachment Trial
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US Senate Blocks Key Witnesses from Testifying in Trump’s Impeachment Trial

Wednesday 22 January 2020
The US Senate’s Republicans have voted down on Tuesday 11 Democratic proposals for amendments to the rules of Donald Trump’s impeachment process, including the rejection of subpoenas for ex-national security adviser John Bolton and White House acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney to give testimony on the Ukraine scandal.
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US Regime Threatens to Assassinate New Commander if Iran’s Elite Quds Force
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US Regime Threatens to Assassinate New Commander if Iran’s Elite Quds Force

Thursday 23 January 2020
The US regime has threatened Iran with yet another act of state terrorism, with the US special representative for Iran saying Pentagon will assassinate the successor of senior Iranian anti-terror commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani as well if he follows in the path of the martyred general.
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Iraqis to Hold Million-Man March on Friday to Protest US Military Presence
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Iraqis to Hold Million-Man March on Friday to Protest US Military Presence

Thursday 23 January 2020
Millions of Iraqi people are set to take part in a mass rally against the US military presence in their homeland on Friday amid a fresh wave of public anger triggered by a recent meeting between President Barham Salih and his American counterpart, Donald Trump, Press TV reported.
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US to Grant $35 M to Promote Its Fake News Bubble in Syria, Control Local Media
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US to Grant $35 M to Promote Its Fake News Bubble in Syria, Control Local Media

Friday 24 January 2020
Although Western media has a shoddy track record of lying on Syria (and Libya, Iraq...), the US State Department will pump $35 million more into future war propaganda on Syria, under the guise of promoting honest reporting.
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US Senator Seeks to Declassify Report on Khashoggi’s Murder in Saudi Consulate
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US Senator Seeks to Declassify Report on Khashoggi’s Murder in Saudi Consulate

Saturday 25 January 2020
An American Senator vowed on Friday to compel the US intelligence chief to release information about the brutal murder of Saudi journal Jamal Khashoggi if Trump’s administration does not produce a report on the killing before the end of his impeachment trial.
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Trump ’Dictator Must Be Removed’: American Congressman
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Trump ’Dictator Must Be Removed’: American Congressman

Sunday 26 January 2020
The Chairman of the US House Judiciary Committee Jerrold Nadler called Donald Trump a "dictator" on the fourth day of Senate impeachment proceedings, emphasizing that he" must be removed from office.”
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India Allows Limited Access to Internet in Kashmir, Social Media Banned
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India Allows Limited Access to Internet in Kashmir, Social Media Banned

Sunday 26 January 2020
New Delhi ordered the restoration of low-speed mobile internet in Indian-controlled Kashmir, allowing access only to just 300 "whitelisted" websites.
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Protesters Warn against War with Iran in San Francisco
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Protesters Warn against War with Iran in San Francisco

Sunday 26 January 2020
Hundreds of people have taken to the streets in San Francisco, California, to protest Washington’s aggression against Iran, slamming President Donald Trump for his January 3 order to assassinate senior Iranian commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani by a drone strike in Baghdad, Press TV reported.

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Hundreds of Thousands Protest as French Government Adopts Pension Reform Plan

Hundreds of Thousands Protest as French Government Adopts Pension Reform Plan