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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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Despite US-Led Troops’ Presence ISIS Growing in Afghanistan
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Despite US-Led Troops’ Presence ISIS Growing in Afghanistan

Monday 23 April 2018
ISIS terrorist group is growing in Afghanistan as thousands of foreign troops have apparently failed to restore security 17 years after the United States and its allies invaded the country under the guise of the so-called war on terror.
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Year after US MOAB Strike, ISIS Growing Fast in Afghanistan
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Year after US MOAB Strike, ISIS Growing Fast in Afghanistan

Tuesday 17 April 2018
ISIS appears to be expanding in various parts of Afghanistan though the US claimed last year an attack by a huge bomb destroyed its capabilities.
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10 Security Forces Killed as Taliban Attacks Afghanistan’s Herat Province
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10 Security Forces Killed as Taliban Attacks Afghanistan’s Herat Province

Friday 13 April 2018
Taliban terrorist group have attacked a security post in Afghanistan’s Herat province and killed at least nine soldiers and one police officer
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14 Killed as Taliban Overrun District in S Afghanistan
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14 Killed as Taliban Overrun District in S Afghanistan

Thursday 12 April 2018
The Taliban terrorist group has attacked Afghanistan’s southeastern Ghazni province Thursday, Killing at least fourteen people, including a district governor, the head of security for the province said
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Afghanistan New Focus of Turkey’s Expansionism
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Afghanistan New Focus of Turkey’s Expansionism

Tuesday 10 April 2018
The Turkish PM visits Afghanistan and holds talks with the Afghan officials as Ankara’s thirst to get toehold in various regional states intensifies.
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Pakistan, Afghanistan Resolve to Pursue Mutual Peace
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Pakistan, Afghanistan Resolve to Pursue Mutual Peace

Monday 9 April 2018
Pakistan and Afghanistan resolved to operationalize the working groups under Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity (APAPPS)
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ISIS Suicide Bombers Target Shiite Mosque in Afghanistan’s Herat
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ISIS Suicide Bombers Target Shiite Mosque in Afghanistan’s Herat

Sunday 25 March 2018
At least one civilian was killed and eight more injured after two terrorists attacked a Shiite mosque in Afghanistan on Sunday, in the latest assault against the Muslim minority.
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Moscow Denies NATO claim of Russian Support for Taliban as ‘Baseless’
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Moscow Denies NATO claim of Russian Support for Taliban as ‘Baseless’

Sunday 25 March 2018
Russia rejected accusations by NATO that the country had been backing and providing weapons to the Taliban militant group in Afghanistan
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Terrorists Kill 15 in  Afghan City of Lashkargah
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Terrorists Kill 15 in Afghan City of Lashkargah

Saturday 24 March 2018
At least 15 people were killed in a terrorist attack at Lashkargah city in Afghanistan on Friday.
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At Least 29 Killed in ISIS Attack Near Kabul University
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At Least 29 Killed in ISIS Attack Near Kabul University

Wednesday 21 March 2018
At least 29 people have been killed and 52 others wounded in a mid-day explosion in the Afghan capital, Kabul.
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Taliban Car Bombing Kills 3 in Afghanistan Capital Kabul
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Taliban Car Bombing Kills 3 in Afghanistan Capital Kabul

Saturday 17 March 2018
A car bombing hit Afghanistan’s capital city Kabul during rush hour on Saturday, Killing at least three people and injuring several more.
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Already Peaceful Anardara District Falls to Taliban in west Afghanistan
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Already Peaceful Anardara District Falls to Taliban in west Afghanistan

Monday 12 March 2018
Taliban terrorist group seized on Monday morning control of Anardara district from Afghanistan’s government forces in the war-torn country’s western province of Farah
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At Least 24 Afghan Soldiers Killed in Taliban Attacks
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At Least 24 Afghan Soldiers Killed in Taliban Attacks

Saturday 10 March 2018
At least 24 Afghan soldiers and members of the special forces have been killed in clashes with the Taliban in the western province of Farah
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Terrorist Attack on Shiite Mosque in Kabul Kills Nine
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Terrorist Attack on Shiite Mosque in Kabul Kills Nine

Friday 9 March 2018
Terrorists have again struck the Afghan capital Kabul targeting a Shiite Mosque and killed at least nine people.
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Iran Ready to Assist Afghanistan in War on Terror: Defense Minister
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Iran Ready to Assist Afghanistan in War on Terror: Defense Minister

Thursday 8 March 2018
Iran’s defense minister has voiced Tehran’s readiness to assist restore peace and security in neighboring countries including Afghanistan

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Syrian Army Seizes Dozens of Battle Tanks, Armored Vehicles, Large Amount of Ammunitions Left by Jaysh al-Islam militants in E Qalamoun

Syrian Army Seizes Dozens of Battle Tanks, Armored Vehicles, Large Amount of Ammunitions Left by Jaysh al-Islam militants in E Qalamoun