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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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A Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: Trump’s Middle East Policy Could Push Yemen’s Houthis into Iran’s Hands
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A Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: Trump’s Middle East Policy Could Push Yemen’s Houthis into Iran’s Hands

Sunday 21 July 2019
As both the United States and Saudi Arabia continue to wage war and impose economic blockades on both Yemen and Iran, it is likely that the Houthis’ political alliance with Iran against their common enemies will grow, turning the fears of both the Saudi Arabia and the United States into a self-fulfilling prophecy.
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Mueller Report Shows Trump Committed High Crimes, Misdemeanors: Top Democrat
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Mueller Report Shows Trump Committed High Crimes, Misdemeanors: Top Democrat

Sunday 21 July 2019
The top Democrat on the US House Judiciary Committee said Sunday Robert Mueller’s report presents "very substantial evidence" that President Donald Trump is "guilty of high crimes and misdemeanors".
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Failing to Lure Trump into War, Bolton Dragging UK into Quagmire: Iran FM
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Failing to Lure Trump into War, Bolton Dragging UK into Quagmire: Iran FM

Sunday 21 July 2019
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said after failing to lure US President Donald Trump into war with Iran, the B-Team is now trying to drag the UK into a quagmire by stoking confrontation between Tehran and London over a British-flagged tanker seized in the Persian Gulf, Press TV reported.
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US Seeks Secret Activities under Diplomatic Cover in Iraq
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US Seeks Secret Activities under Diplomatic Cover in Iraq

Saturday 20 July 2019
Recently an Iraq member of parliament warned that the US embassy in Baghdad has become “Mossad and Daesh hotbed.”
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With Yemeni Responses Unabated, Saudi Military Strategy Review Unavoidable
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With Yemeni Responses Unabated, Saudi Military Strategy Review Unavoidable

Friday 19 July 2019
Saudi Arabia has reportedly rejected an offer for ceasefire but loss of the allies one another will prompt a review of the military strategy in Yemen.
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Netherlands Partly Liable for 1995 Bosnia Massacre: Supreme Court
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Netherlands Partly Liable for 1995 Bosnia Massacre: Supreme Court

Friday 19 July 2019
The Dutch Supreme Court has upheld an earlier ruling by a lower court that found the Netherlands partly liable for the deaths of 350 Bosnian Muslims in Bosnia’s Srebrenica massacre in 1995
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Saudi Crown Prince Stuck in Yemeni ’Quagmire’, Seeking US Help: Paper
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Saudi Crown Prince Stuck in Yemeni ’Quagmire’, Seeking US Help: Paper

Friday 19 July 2019
Saudi-led military coalition that has been conducting a brutal aggression on Yemen since 2015 has plead for the US’s assistance as the international and domestic pressure is mounting on them.
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Iran Rejects Trump’s Claim, Says US May Shot down Own Drone
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Iran Rejects Trump’s Claim, Says US May Shot down Own Drone

Friday 19 July 2019
Iran has rejected US President Donald Trump’s claim that a US warship had shot down an Iranian Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) in the Strait of Hormuz, Press TV reported
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Trump Involved in Hush Payment to Porn Actress: FBI Documents
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Trump Involved in Hush Payment to Porn Actress: FBI Documents

Friday 19 July 2019
The FBI believed US President Donald Trump was actively involved in a hush-money payment to adult film actress Stormy Daniels weeks before the 2016 US presidential election in order to keep her quiet about their alleged sexual affair, despite his denial of newly-released.
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Yemenis Die as Saudi, UAE Not Paying Aid Pledges: UN
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Yemenis Die as Saudi, UAE Not Paying Aid Pledges: UN

Friday 19 July 2019
United Nations aid chief Mark Lowcock said on Thursday Yemenis are dying from cholera, hunger and other ills because Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are not making good on funding pledges they made earlier this year,
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At Least Dozen People Killed in Taliban Attack on Police HQ in Kandahar
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At Least Dozen People Killed in Taliban Attack on Police HQ in Kandahar

Thursday 18 July 2019
At least a dozen Afghan people have been killed and about 90 others wounded on Thursday when Taliban militants attacked police headquarters in the southern city of Kandahar
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Iranian IRGC Seizes Foreign Vessel Carrying ‘Smuggled Fuel’ in Persian Gulf
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Iranian IRGC Seizes Foreign Vessel Carrying ‘Smuggled Fuel’ in Persian Gulf

Thursday 18 July 2019
Naval forces of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) have seized a “foreign vessel,” that was “smuggling” one million barrels of fuel in the Persian Gulf
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At Least 13 Feared Dead in Suspected Arson at Japan Animation Studio
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At Least 13 Feared Dead in Suspected Arson at Japan Animation Studio

Thursday 18 July 2019
At least 13 people are feared dead and dozens more either unconscious, hurt, or missing in a suspected case of arson at an animation studio in the Japanese city of Kyoto on Thursday.
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Iran Will Never Start War, But Will Defend Its Soil against Aggression: FM
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Iran Will Never Start War, But Will Defend Its Soil against Aggression: FM

Thursday 18 July 2019
Iran “will never start a war,” but “will defend its territory” against any act of aggression, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said
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Saudi Regime Defrock Preacher over Demanding Tax Cuts: Report
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Saudi Regime Defrock Preacher over Demanding Tax Cuts: Report

Thursday 18 July 2019
Saudi regime defrocked preacher Sheikh Talal Sultan Bukhari, as a brutal crackdown led by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman against Muslim preachers and intellectuals widens in the ultra-conservative kingdom.

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Nearly 100 Gazans Injured in March of Return Rally

Nearly 100 Gazans Injured in March of Return Rally