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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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US Imposes Sanctions on Turkish Government over Syria Offensive
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US Imposes Sanctions on Turkish Government over Syria Offensive

Tuesday 15 October 2019
The US sanctions come after a green light to Erdogan to invade Syria’s north.
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Trump Sanctioning Turkey over Syria Operation
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Trump Sanctioning Turkey over Syria Operation

Saturday 12 October 2019
The Treasury Secretary said that the president gave him broad powers to sanction Turkish government individuals.
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US Syria Exit and Game with Arab Allies
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US Syria Exit and Game with Arab Allies

Friday 11 October 2019
Trump once again said he will take his forces out of Syria. The comments may signal that Trump wants more money from Arab allies.
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White House Refuses to Cooperate with Congress’s Impeachment Probe
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White House Refuses to Cooperate with Congress’s Impeachment Probe

Wednesday 9 October 2019
The US President’s legal counsel declared on Tuesday the White House will not cooperate with an impeachment inquiry into Donald Trump.
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US Deal with Turkey: Last Shot to Syrian Kurds
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US Deal with Turkey: Last Shot to Syrian Kurds

Wednesday 9 October 2019
Amid Turkish threats about an imminent anti-Kurdish operation in Syria, Trump said he remove American forces from the Kurdish-controlled north.
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FBI Confirms Confessions of US Worst Serial Killer
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FBI Confirms Confessions of US Worst Serial Killer

Tuesday 8 October 2019
Samuel Little who claims to have killed 93 women across the United States is now considered to be the most prolific serial killer in country’s history, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) said.
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US Gives Green Light to Turkey’s Incursion into Syria’s North
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US Gives Green Light to Turkey’s Incursion into Syria’s North

Monday 7 October 2019
The United States has given the green light to Turkey to launch a military operation against Washington’s long-time Kurdish allies in northern Syria.
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Russia Protests US over FBI Interrogation of Russian Lawmaker
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Russia Protests US over FBI Interrogation of Russian Lawmaker

Monday 7 October 2019
The Russian Embassy in the US has sent on Sunday a note of protest to the State Department after a Russian lawmaker was briefly detained overnight and questioned by FBI agents at a New York airport.
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Second Whistleblower in Trump-Ukraine Scandal Comes Forward: Lawyer
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Second Whistleblower in Trump-Ukraine Scandal Comes Forward: Lawyer

Sunday 6 October 2019
A second whistleblower, with first-hand knowledge of President Donald Trump’s dealings with Ukraine, has spoken with the intelligence community’s internal watchdog, the lawyer representing the official said on Sunday.
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US Accomplice in Saudi Crimes in Yemen: Ansarullah
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US Accomplice in Saudi Crimes in Yemen: Ansarullah

Sunday 6 October 2019
Yemeni resistance movement Ansarullah blamed the US destructive role in peace efforts in Yemen, describing Washington as an accomplice in the Saudi-led military aggression against the country.
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US Senator Bernie Sanders Had A Heart Attack
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US Senator Bernie Sanders Had A Heart Attack

Saturday 5 October 2019
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders underwent emergency surgery after suffering a heart attack, his campaign has confirmed on Friday after he departed Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas.
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Washington-Riyadh-Tel Aviv Alliance against Iran Floundering in Crisis: Israeli Daily
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Washington-Riyadh-Tel Aviv Alliance against Iran Floundering in Crisis: Israeli Daily

Saturday 5 October 2019
Israel’s Haaretz newspaper suggested that an anti-Iran alliance forged between the leaders of the US, Israel and Saudi Arabia is faltering as each has become overwhelmed by their own problems.
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EU to Retaliate US New Tariffs: Germany
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EU to Retaliate US New Tariffs: Germany

Friday 4 October 2019
The European Union will take retaliatory measures in response to new US tariffs on the bloc’s goods, Germany’s foreign minister said
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Trump Wants China to Investigate Bidens
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Trump Wants China to Investigate Bidens

Thursday 3 October 2019
The US President Donald Trump once again has called for foreign interference in a US presidential election, urging Ukraine and China to investigate Democratic political rival Joe Biden and his son, advocating an action that has already triggered an impeachment inquiry in Congress.
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US to Impose $7.5 Billion Worth of Tariffs on European Imports
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US to Impose $7.5 Billion Worth of Tariffs on European Imports

Thursday 3 October 2019
The US is expected to dramatically increase tariffs on aircraft, food products, and other goods being imported from the European Union (EU) after getting a green light from the World Trade Organization.

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Massive Free Zakzaky protest held in Abuja

Massive Free Zakzaky protest held in Abuja