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Aleppo on Verge of Liberation

Aleppo on Verge of Liberation

Aleppo has been divided between government and militant groups since 2012. Operation to liberate the eastern districts of the city started in mid-November, and since then on the Syrian army has made successful advances and now controls 85 percent of the city.
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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Myanmar’s Muslims; Defenceless, Deserted, Down-trodden
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Myanmar’s Muslims; Defenceless, Deserted, Down-trodden

Saturday 15 October 2016
The Myanmar’s Rohingya are making headlines again but their plight is yet to be addressed.
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Philippines President’s Anti-American Policies Rattle Washington
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Philippines President’s Anti-American Policies Rattle Washington

Thursday 13 October 2016
Philippines has taken a foreign policy path that has rattled the US which previously considered the country as a traditional ally.
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Global Impact of North Korea’s Nuclear Test
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Global Impact of North Korea’s Nuclear Test

Sunday 11 September 2016
North Korea has conducted its fifth nuclear test, announcing it is now capable of mounting nuclear warheads on ballistic rockets.
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Typhoon Claimed Lives of at Least 11 in Japan
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Typhoon Claimed Lives of at Least 11 in Japan

Wednesday 31 August 2016
huge storm ripped through Japan killing 9 people in an elderly home on Wednesday
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North Korea Fires Missile into Japanese-controlled Waters
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North Korea Fires Missile into Japanese-controlled Waters

Wednesday 3 August 2016
North Korea fired a ballistic missile on Wednesday morning that landed near Japanese-controlled waters.
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19 Stabbed to Death, 25 Seriously Injured at Disabled Center in Japan
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19 Stabbed to Death, 25 Seriously Injured at Disabled Center in Japan

Tuesday 26 July 2016
Over nineteen people were killed and 25 more injured on Tuesday after a young man attacked an institute for the disabled with a knife in Japan.
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Over 50,000 Japanese Protest at US Military Presence on Okinawa
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Over 50,000 Japanese Protest at US Military Presence on Okinawa

Sunday 19 June 2016
Tens of thousands of protesters gathered on the Japanese island of Okinawa on Sunday in protest against the US military presence following violent crimes by American personnel.
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Japanese Protesters Demand Closure of US Military Base
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Japanese Protesters Demand Closure of US Military Base

Sunday 12 June 2016
Japanese people have protested in the country’s capital Tokyo demanding an immediate closure of a United States military base in the country.
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Japanese Protesters Oppose Obama’s Visit, Demand Nuclear Disarmament
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Japanese Protesters Oppose Obama’s Visit, Demand Nuclear Disarmament

Saturday 28 May 2016
A large number of Japanese citizens gathered in Hiroshima, protesting United States President Barack Obama’s visit to the city
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Japanese PM to Confront Obama over US Army Crimes
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Japanese PM to Confront Obama over US Army Crimes

Friday 20 May 2016
Japan’s prime minister, Shinzo Abe, will confront Barack Obama over crimes committed by US military personnel in the country
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Second Devastating Quake Rocks Japan, Killing 19
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Second Devastating Quake Rocks Japan, Killing 19

Saturday 16 April 2016
Second strong earthquake, a magnitude-7.3 quake, rocked Japan early Saturday, killing at least 19 people, injuring many more and bringing down buildings, just over a day after a magnitude-6.2 quake killed nine others in the same region
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Japanese Protesters Reject Enhanced Security Alliance with US
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Japanese Protesters Reject Enhanced Security Alliance with US

Wednesday 30 March 2016
Japanese protesters have rejected a security law which allows the country’s army to send troops abroad and enhance a security alliance with the United States.
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US Hegemonic Policies Igniting Tensions in Asia-Pacific Region
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US Hegemonic Policies Igniting Tensions in Asia-Pacific Region

Sunday 20 March 2016
The South China Sea is witnessing rising tensions fueled by United States hegemonic policies
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Independent States Need to Cooperate to Confront Superpowers: Iran’s Leader
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Independent States Need to Cooperate to Confront Superpowers: Iran’s Leader

Tuesday 15 March 2016
The Leader of the Islamic Revolution has called for closer ties among independent countries to effectively confront interference by global superpowers.
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US Deploying Deadly Nuclear Bomber Near China
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US Deploying Deadly Nuclear Bomber Near China

Thursday 10 March 2016
The United States is set to deploy long-range bombers and tankers, including the nuclear-capable B-1 bomber near China amid rising tensions between the countries.

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Life-size golden statue of Israeli Regime`s PM toppled in Tel Aviv

Life-size golden statue of Israeli Regime`s PM toppled in Tel Aviv