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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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Black Day for Human Rights in Nigeria on Ashura Anniversary
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Black Day for Human Rights in Nigeria on Ashura Anniversary

Saturday 14 September 2019
The Nigerian security forces attacked the peaceful mourners who gathered to mark the religious event Ashura.
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Saudi Involvement Conceivable in Nigeria Crackdown: Commentator
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Saudi Involvement Conceivable in Nigeria Crackdown: Commentator

Wednesday 11 September 2019
A London-based Muslim rights campaigner tells Press TV that it is only logical to perceive a Saudi role in Nigeria’s deadly crackdown on the followers of Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky.
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Nigerian Regime Kills 12 Shiite Mourners on Ashura
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Nigerian Regime Kills 12 Shiite Mourners on Ashura

Wednesday 11 September 2019
At least twelve Shiite Muslims were killed and ten were injured by Nigerian security forces across the African country when they came out for the annual Ashura procession.
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UN Rapporteur Slams Nigeria’s Use of Lethal Force on Muslims
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UN Rapporteur Slams Nigeria’s Use of Lethal Force on Muslims

Tuesday 3 September 2019
Agnes Callamard , UN rapporteur, condemned on Monday Nigerian Government’s application of deadly violence against the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN).
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Nigerian Muslim Leader Zakzaky leaves India  Without Being Treated
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Nigerian Muslim Leader Zakzaky leaves India Without Being Treated

Friday 16 August 2019
Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky who traveled to India for medical reasons has left the country without being treated after rejecting the Nigerian government’s "obstruction" of his medical treatment.
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Jailed Nigerian Cleric Granted Bail to Seek Treatment in India
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Jailed Nigerian Cleric Granted Bail to Seek Treatment in India

Monday 5 August 2019
A Nigerian court has allowed Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky to fly to India for medical care, after more than three years in prison.
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Nigeria’s IMN Ban: Mix of Govt. Fear, Foreign Influence
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Nigeria’s IMN Ban: Mix of Govt. Fear, Foreign Influence

Wednesday 31 July 2019
Nigerian court responds affirmatively to a government request to blacklist as terrorist movement Shiite Islamic Movement of Nigeria.
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HRW Slams Nigeria Ban on Islamic Movement
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HRW Slams Nigeria Ban on Islamic Movement

Tuesday 30 July 2019
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called for the reversal of Nigerian court ruling that bans the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) led by jailed cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky.
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Nigerian Security Forces Kill 6 Protesters Calling For freedom of Sheikh Zakzaky
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Nigerian Security Forces Kill 6 Protesters Calling For freedom of Sheikh Zakzaky

Monday 22 July 2019
Nigerian regime has killed on Monday at least six protesters who were demanding the immediate release of the senior Muslim figure Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky, who has been locked up in a government jail since 2015.
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Nigerian Army Attacks Sheikh Zakzaky’s Supporters, Kills 1, Injures Several
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Nigerian Army Attacks Sheikh Zakzaky’s Supporters, Kills 1, Injures Several

Wednesday 17 July 2019
Nigerian army opened fire on protesters demanding the release of top Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, killing at least one person and injuring several others.
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Two Nigerian Muslims Killed after Police Attack Zakzaky Supporters
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Two Nigerian Muslims Killed after Police Attack Zakzaky Supporters

Wednesday 10 July 2019
Two Nigerian civilians have been killed after police attacked supporters of jailed Muslim cleric Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky in the capital, Abuja where they were calling for his release from prison.
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Nigerian Authorities Seek to Murder Sheikh Zakzaky: Son
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Nigerian Authorities Seek to Murder Sheikh Zakzaky: Son

Monday 8 July 2019
The son of Nigeria’s Muslim leader Sheikh Ibrahim al-Zakzaky expressed deep concerns over health condition of his 66-year-old father, who has been held in detention along with his wife since three years ago.
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Top Nigerian Cleric Health Deteriorates in Prison: Doctors
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Top Nigerian Cleric Health Deteriorates in Prison: Doctors

Friday 28 June 2019
Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, spiritual leader of Nigerian Shiites who has been imprisoned for four years now, is said to have been held in jail, according to doctors who found high levels of toxic substance in his blood.
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30 Killed in Northeast Nigeria after Triple Attack
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30 Killed in Northeast Nigeria after Triple Attack

Monday 17 June 2019
At least thirty Nigerian people have been killed after militants launched a triple bombing attack in Nigeria’s Borno State
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Nigerian Police Attack Quds Day Rally
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Nigerian Police Attack Quds Day Rally

Saturday 1 June 2019
Nigerian police attacked peaceful demonstrators who had rallied to commemorate the International Quds Day in solidarity with oppressed Palestinians who are suffering under decades-long Israeli occupation.

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