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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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Erdogan Plans Libya Military Dispatch, Risking Encounter With Key Actors
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Erdogan Plans Libya Military Dispatch, Risking Encounter With Key Actors

Wednesday 1 January 2020
The Turkish president pursues interests in Libya but may find himself in the face of major actors in the crisis.
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Libya’s Haftar Declares Jihad against Turkish Troops
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Libya’s Haftar Declares Jihad against Turkish Troops

Saturday 4 January 2020
Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar declared Jihad against Turkish Forces after Ankara approved a troop deployment to assist the rival government in Tripoli.
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Al-Shabaab Militants Attacks US Base in Kenya
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Al-Shabaab Militants Attacks US Base in Kenya

Sunday 5 January 2020
Al-Shabaab militants have attacked a US military base in Kenya. The base -- known as Camp Simba -- is located in Lamu county, near Kenya’s border with Somalia.
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At Least 30 Killed in Attack on Military Academy in Tripoli, Libya
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At Least 30 Killed in Attack on Military Academy in Tripoli, Libya

Sunday 5 January 2020
At least 30 people have been killed and 33 others wounded in an attack on a military academy in the Libyan capital, the health ministry of the Tripoli-based government said in a statement on Sunday.
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Libyan Rebel Commander Leaves Moscow without Signing Peace Deal
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Libyan Rebel Commander Leaves Moscow without Signing Peace Deal

Tuesday 14 January 2020
The head of Libya’s rebel forces left Moscow without signing any peace deal, with Kremlin confirming that attempts to facilitate a ceasefire between the sides to the Libyan conflict have failed.
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Erdogan Threatens to ‘Teach Lesson’ to Libya’s Haftar If Attacks Continue
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Erdogan Threatens to ‘Teach Lesson’ to Libya’s Haftar If Attacks Continue

Tuesday 14 January 2020
President Erdogan warned Tuesday Turkey will teach a lesson to Khalifa Haftar if his forces continue attacks against Libya’s internationally recognized government.
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Oil Price Rises after Libyan Oilfield Shutdowns
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Oil Price Rises after Libyan Oilfield Shutdowns

Monday 20 January 2020
Oil price rose to its highest in more than week on Monday after two large crude production bases in Libya began shutting down amid a military blockade, Reuters reported.
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France Slams Turkey for Breaching Berlin Agreement on Libya
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France Slams Turkey for Breaching Berlin Agreement on Libya

Thursday 30 January 2020
France blamed Turkey for sending warships and “mercenaries” to crisis-hit Libya, stressing that Ankara is breaching an agreement reached at a summit in Berlin earlier this month to halt foreign interference in the North African country.
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UAE Promised Sudanese Jobs But Took Them to War in Libya, Yemen
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UAE Promised Sudanese Jobs But Took Them to War in Libya, Yemen

Sunday 2 February 2020
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) reportedly has pledged Sudanese youths jobs with high salaries in the Persian Gulf small country, but instead took them to Libya which is embroiled in a war between rival groups.
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Libya Rivals Agree to Ceasefire in Principle: UN Envoy
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Libya Rivals Agree to Ceasefire in Principle: UN Envoy

Tuesday 4 February 2020
The warring sides Libya have agreed in principle to transform a fragile truce into a permanent ceasefire, the United Nations envoy for the war-torn country said on Tuesday.
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Haftar’s Forces Bombed Turkish Ship ‘Loaded with Weapons at Tripoli Port: Report
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Haftar’s Forces Bombed Turkish Ship ‘Loaded with Weapons at Tripoli Port: Report

Tuesday 18 February 2020
Libyan National Army (LNA) reportedly has targeted a cargo vessel that ferried ammunition and weapons from Turkey to the embattled port of Tripoli, where the UN-backed government is headquartered, RT reported.
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Erdogan Confirms Death of Several Turkish Troops in Libya
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Erdogan Confirms Death of Several Turkish Troops in Libya

Monday 24 February 2020
Turkish President Erdogan confirmed Saturday that “several” Turkish servicemen had been killed fighting Libyan National Army Commander Khalifa Haftar’s forces.
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Russia Blames Turkey for Helping Foreign Militants Enter Libya
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Russia Blames Turkey for Helping Foreign Militants Enter Libya

Wednesday 26 February 2020
Russia blamed Turkey for helping foreign militants cross into Libya, the Interfax news agency reported.
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How’s Syria Becoming Golden Play Card in Regional Rivalry?
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How’s Syria Becoming Golden Play Card in Regional Rivalry?

Thursday 5 March 2020
The country is gaining growing influence as rivals of Turkey want to beat it a multi-fronted regional competition.
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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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