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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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UK Legal Team Calls for Arresting Egypt’s Sisi during London Visit
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UK Legal Team Calls for Arresting Egypt’s Sisi during London Visit

Monday 20 January 2020
A British legal group has called on judicial authorities to issue an arrest warrant Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi over his alleged role in the death of Mohamed Morsi, the country’s first democratically elected president, at a Cairo court session last year.
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Egyptian Dictator Hosni Mubarak Dies at 91
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Egyptian Dictator Hosni Mubarak Dies at 91

Tuesday 25 February 2020
Former Egyptian dictator Hosni Mubarak has died at the age of 91, state television said on Tuesday, weeks after undergoing surgery.
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Egypt, UAE Establish Libyan Naval Commando Squad to Fight Turkey
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Egypt, UAE Establish Libyan Naval Commando Squad to Fight Turkey

Tuesday 10 March 2020
Egypt, Backed by the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has set up a special naval operations force made up of Libyan commandos to target Turkish naval interests off Libyan coasts.
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Egypt’s El-Sisi Dreaming Of Arab Nationalism Revival
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Egypt’s El-Sisi Dreaming Of Arab Nationalism Revival

Monday 16 March 2020
The Egyptian president seeks to revive the Gamal Abdul Nasser-style Arab nationalism to set up an Arab alliance in the face of its Egypt’s rival Turkey.
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What’s Behind Egyptian Emergency State Amendment?
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What’s Behind Egyptian Emergency State Amendment?

Friday 24 April 2020
The government says the reforms of the 40-year-old law are necessary to tackle the pandemic but critics say it facilitates President el-Sisi’s lifetime rule.
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Egyptian TV Series Predicting Israel’s Near Destruction Angers Tel Aviv
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Egyptian TV Series Predicting Israel’s Near Destruction Angers Tel Aviv

Monday 27 April 2020
Israeli foreign ministry rebuked an Egyptian TV series that predicts the destruction of the occupation regime in less than 100 years after its establishment.
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What’s Causing Insecurity To Endure In Sinai Peninsula
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What’s Causing Insecurity To Endure In Sinai Peninsula

Tuesday 5 May 2020
Poverty, regional rivalry, and other issues keep terrorists active in Sinai Peninsula, despite serious military campaigns by Cairo.
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Where Will Egyptian-Ethiopian Dam Dispute Head?
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Where Will Egyptian-Ethiopian Dam Dispute Head?

Thursday 28 May 2020
The dispute is again returning to its heat as Ethiopia said it will start to fill the reservoir in July, provoking military response alert from Egypt.
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Nature Of Egyptian Peace Initiative For Libya
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Nature Of Egyptian Peace Initiative For Libya

Tuesday 9 June 2020
While Haftar welcomes a Cairo-presented ceasefire proposal, Tripoli government rejects it arguing it serves to buy time for the general amid his losses.
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What Are Egypt’s El-Sisi Choices After Lawmakers Authorized Military Intervention In Libya?
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What Are Egypt’s El-Sisi Choices After Lawmakers Authorized Military Intervention In Libya?

Saturday 25 July 2020
The Egyptian president has to decide where he can go with parliament’s permission to him to use force in Libya.
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Turkey Condemns UAE-Israeli Regime Agreement
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Turkey Condemns UAE-Israeli Regime Agreement

Tuesday 18 August 2020
ALWAGHT- On the 13th of August 2020, US, Zionist regime, and UAE have announced normalized relations with Tel Aviv. UAE is not the first Arab country to normalize relations with the Zionist regime. Prior to this, Egypt (1979) and Jordan (1994) had adopted this strategy. At the present time many are extremely concerned of the details surrounding the Century Deal Plan. This event has triggered many reactions around the world.
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Saudi Foreign Minister in Iraq; Is US Dangerous Puzzle Near its Completion?
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Saudi Foreign Minister in Iraq; Is US Dangerous Puzzle Near its Completion?

Monday 31 August 2020
Alwaght- For the past two weeks, Baghdad has been plagued by diplomatic travel traffic. These busy two weeks began with the visit of an Iraqi political delegation led by Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi to the United States on August 18, 2020. Following Al-Kadhimi’s return from the United States, he left for the city of Amman on August 25, 2020, for a tripartite meeting with the political leaders of Jordan and Egypt. Simultaneously, the French Defense Minister set out for Iraq on August 26, 2020. Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud has also made his way to Baghdad on August 27, 2020.
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Aspects of UAE-Saudi Economic Package for Palestinians
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Aspects of UAE-Saudi Economic Package for Palestinians

Wednesday 16 September 2020
Alwaght- The normalization of relations of the UAE and Bahrain with the Israeli regime is considered as causing a stain on the contemporary political history of the Arab world and has sparked a significant wave of dissent. Among these, the most important opposition belongs to the Palestinian groups that promptly condemn the normalization of relations between the Arab countries and Israel and have referred to it as a betrayal to the Palestinian cause. Also, the Palestinian National Authority passed a resolution to the Arab League condemning the United Arab Emirates, which was rejected by the members.
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Jordan Summit Overshadowed by Amman-Washington Relations Rift
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Jordan Summit Overshadowed by Amman-Washington Relations Rift

Monday 28 September 2020
Alwaght- Recently, Jordan hosted a meeting to discuss ways to promote comprehensive compromise and peace in the region. The meeting was attended by the foreign ministers of Jordan, Egypt, France, Germany (virtual meeting) and a representative of the European Union, without the presence of a representative from the United States. The meeting was aimed at exploring ways to support the Middle East peace process and ways to support the peace process between the Israeli regime and the Palestinians, while peace talks between the Israeli and Palestinian sides had been stalled since 2014. The Palestinians rejected the US initiative to resume peace talks, accusing Washington of siding with the Israeli regime, especially after the US government considered the holy city of Qods (Jerusalem) as the capital of the Israeli regime.
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UAE’s Influence Expansion In Horn Of Africa: Goals, Tools
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UAE’s Influence Expansion In Horn Of Africa: Goals, Tools

Thursday 12 November 2020
The UAE is working to deepen its influence in Horn of Africa for security and economic interests using investment and partnership.

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Palestinians in Gaza Burn Portraits of French President after His Support for Blasphemy

Palestinians in Gaza Burn Portraits of French President after His Support for Blasphemy