Alwaght | News & Analysis Website

Editor's Choice

News

Most Viewed

Day Week Month

In Focus

Map of  Latest Battlefield Developments in Syria and Iraq on
World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

undefined
Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

undefined
Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

undefined
Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

undefined
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
New node

New node

Russia

Russia Plays Key Role in Iran Deal survival: President Rouhani
News

Russia Plays Key Role in Iran Deal survival: President Rouhani

Sunday 10 June 2018
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Russia plays a key role in maintaining the nuclear deal the Islamic Republic signed with major world powers in 2015 after US withdrawal from the agreement.
alwaght.com
Russia, China Boost National Currencies Trade
News

Russia, China Boost National Currencies Trade

Saturday 9 June 2018
Russia and China have reached an agreement on Friday to raise the share of ruble-yuan trade settlements.
alwaght.com
There To Be Sovereign Russia or No Russia at All: Putin
News

There To Be Sovereign Russia or No Russia at All: Putin

Wednesday 6 June 2018
Sanctions, however harsh they may be, will not force Russia to abandon its independent stance in the world, President Vladimir Putin said
alwaght.com
Putin Signs Law to Counter US-Led Sanctions
News

Putin Signs Law to Counter US-Led Sanctions

Monday 4 June 2018
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a law stipulating implementation of counter-sanctions against the US and its allies.
alwaght.com
Iran, Russia Closest Allies in Syria: Pundit
Interview

Iran, Russia Closest Allies in Syria: Pundit

Monday 4 June 2018
Iranian analysts downplays claims about Moscow-Tehran divisions in Syria, saying the two have more than one reason for sustainable alliance.
alwaght.com
Russian FM Meets North Korean Leader in Pyongyang, Invites Him to Moscow
News

Russian FM Meets North Korean Leader in Pyongyang, Invites Him to Moscow

Thursday 31 May 2018
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has met North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Pyongyang.
alwaght.com
Militant’s Shelling Kills Four Russian Servicemen in Syria’s  Deir Ez-zor
News

Militant’s Shelling Kills Four Russian Servicemen in Syria’s Deir Ez-zor

Sunday 27 May 2018
Four Russian servicemen have lost their lives after militants launched an attack against an artillery battery of the Syrian army in the country’s eastern province of Deir Ez-zor, Russian Defense Ministry said.
alwaght.com
Tired of US, Germany Pushed into China’s Open Arms
Report

Tired of US, Germany Pushed into China’s Open Arms

Saturday 26 May 2018
Germany has had enough of American foreign policy. Angela Merkel’s visits to Russia and China are a testament to that
alwaght.com
US Attempts to Force OPCW to Level Accusations against Syria: Russia
News

US Attempts to Force OPCW to Level Accusations against Syria: Russia

Friday 18 May 2018
The US is trying to force the OPCW to level accusations against Syria even though there is no solid evidence of its culpability in alleged chemical incidents .
alwaght.com
Putin, Assad Hold Talks on Political Settlement in Syria
News

Putin, Assad Hold Talks on Political Settlement in Syria

Friday 18 May 2018
Presidents Vladimir Putin of Russia and Bashar al-Assad of Syria, held talks in Sochi on the process of political settlement in Syria.
alwaght.com
Putin Opens Bridge Link Russia to Crimea
News

Putin Opens Bridge Link Russia to Crimea

Wednesday 16 May 2018
Russian President Vladimir Putin, driving a truck, inaugurated on Tuesday a road-and-rail bridge connecting southern Russia to the Crimean Peninsula.
alwaght.com
EU to Ditch Dollar for Iran Oil Payments amid US Sanction Threats
News

EU to Ditch Dollar for Iran Oil Payments amid US Sanction Threats

Wednesday 16 May 2018
The European Union is planing to switch to the euro for oil purchases from Iran, eliminating the US dollar as the two sides work to protect bilateral trade against possible American sanctions, Russia’s RIA Novosty reported.
alwaght.com
If Talks with Europe Fail, Iran Should Exit Nuclear Deal: Expert
Interview

If Talks with Europe Fail, Iran Should Exit Nuclear Deal: Expert

Sunday 13 May 2018
After the last week’s US withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal, the Europeans are struggling to save it. Iran insists that its interests should be guaranteed.
alwaght.com
China, Russia Support Iran Deal amid Trump Threats to Kill It
News

China, Russia Support Iran Deal amid Trump Threats to Kill It

Sunday 6 May 2018
China and Russia once again expressed support for Iran nuclear deal Iran made with major world powers in 2015.
alwaght.com
2 Killed as Russian Su-30SM Jet Crashes Over Mediterranean Sea
News

2 Killed as Russian Su-30SM Jet Crashes Over Mediterranean Sea

Thursday 3 May 2018
A Russia military jet has crashed in the Mediterranean killing both pilots shortly after taking off from a Syrian air base,

Gallery

Photo

Film

Saudi Warplanes Target MSF-Supported Cholera Treatment Center in Hajjah Province

Saudi Warplanes Target MSF-Supported Cholera Treatment Center in Hajjah Province