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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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Nigerian Shiites Rally in Abuja to Demand Leader’s Release
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Nigerian Shiites Rally in Abuja to Demand Leader’s Release

Saturday 6 October 2018
Nigerian Shiite Muslims held a rally in capital Abuja have to call for the release of their spiritual leader Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, who is still in prison despite a 2016 high court ruling.
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Death Toll from Boko Haram Attack on Nigerian Troops Tops 48
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Death Toll from Boko Haram Attack on Nigerian Troops Tops 48

Monday 3 September 2018
The death toll from a Boko Haram attack on a Nigerian army post on the border with Niger has risen to 48, military sources told AFP on Monday.
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AI Blames Nigerian Govt. Over Disappearance of Shiite Muslims
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AI Blames Nigerian Govt. Over Disappearance of Shiite Muslims

Friday 31 August 2018
Amnesty International has accused Nigeria’s government of carrying out unlawful arrests and practicing “enforced disappearance" of Shiite Muslims
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Dozens Killed, Injured after Twin Suicide Bombing Hit Northeast Nigeria
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Dozens Killed, Injured after Twin Suicide Bombing Hit Northeast Nigeria

Sunday 17 June 2018
At least 34 people have been killed and 18 others wounded after two blasts in the northeast Nigerian state of Borno.
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Half Million Malnourished Children around Lake Chad Facing Death: UN
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Half Million Malnourished Children around Lake Chad Facing Death: UN

Saturday 9 June 2018
Some half a million severely malnourished children around Africa’s Lake Chad need life-saving assistance, The United Nations has warned, saying funding for humanitarian aid in the region was dramatically low.
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Nigerian Shiites Concerned after Forced Disappearance of Leader
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Nigerian Shiites Concerned after Forced Disappearance of Leader

Sunday 20 May 2018
Whereabouts of spiritual leader of Nigeria’s Shiite Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky is unknown several days after the cleric was arraigned before the state High Court, The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) said on Saturday.
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Bandits Kill 51 Villagers in Nigeria’s Kaduna State
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Bandits Kill 51 Villagers in Nigeria’s Kaduna State

Monday 7 May 2018
At least 51people have been killed in an attack by armed bandits on villagers in the northern Nigerian state of Kaduna.
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27 Killed, Dozens Injured in Terrorist Attack on Nigeria Mosque, Market
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27 Killed, Dozens Injured in Terrorist Attack on Nigeria Mosque, Market

Tuesday 1 May 2018
At least 60 people have been killed in a double terrorists attack on a mosque and a market in the restive northeast Nigeria.
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Nigerian Islamic Movement Slams Police Attack on Peaceful ‘Free Zakzaky’ Rallies
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Nigerian Islamic Movement Slams Police Attack on Peaceful ‘Free Zakzaky’ Rallies

Wednesday 18 April 2018
The Islamic Movement of Nigeria slammed the country’s police forces for attacking peaceful protestors calling for the release of the Sheikh Zakzaky.
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Boko Haram Killed Some 1,300 Teachers kidnapped over 1,000 Children in Nigeria: UNICEF
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Boko Haram Killed Some 1,300 Teachers kidnapped over 1,000 Children in Nigeria: UNICEF

Friday 13 April 2018
The United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, estimated on Thursday that Boko Haram terrorist group has abducted some 1,000 Nigerian children since 2013
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Nigerian Govt. Plans to Kill Sheikh Zakzaky in Detention: IMN Official
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Nigerian Govt. Plans to Kill Sheikh Zakzaky in Detention: IMN Official

Thursday 15 March 2018
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria says the government plans to continue detaining the movement’s leader, Sheikh Zakzaky, and his wife Zeenah until they die.
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110 Girls Missing after Boko Haram Raid on School in Northeast Nigeria
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110 Girls Missing after Boko Haram Raid on School in Northeast Nigeria

Monday 26 February 2018
In yet another mass kidnapping of schoolgirls in Nigeria more than 100 girls were abducted after suspected Boko Haram militants raided on their school last week. Government has deployed fighter jets, helicopters and surveillance planes to search for them.
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18 Killed as 3 Suicide Bombers Hit Fish Market in Northern Nigeria
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18 Killed as 3 Suicide Bombers Hit Fish Market in Northern Nigeria

Saturday 17 February 2018
At least 18 people have been killed after three suicide bombers attacked the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, capital of Borno state.
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Shiites in Nigeria: Brief History
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Shiites in Nigeria: Brief History

Monday 12 February 2018
The Shiite minority in Nigeria has been growing well, despite the foreign-provoked blackening campaign and government repressions.
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Nigeria, South Africa Summon US Ambassador Over Trump Insults
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Nigeria, South Africa Summon US Ambassador Over Trump Insults

Tuesday 16 January 2018
Nigeria and South Africa have summoned United States’ ambassadors over the derogatory remarks recently made by President Donald Trump about African countries.

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Cholera epidemic continues in Yemen over 1.2 million suspected cases reported

Cholera epidemic continues in Yemen over 1.2 million suspected cases reported