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Aleppo Liberated

Aleppo Liberated

Aleppo has been divided between government and militant groups since 2012. Operation to liberate the eastern districts of the city started in mid-November and ended on 13 Decembers with driving militants out of the strategic city.
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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Most of What Claimed about Syrian Rescue Group, White Helmets, Untrue
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Most of What Claimed about Syrian Rescue Group, White Helmets, Untrue

Thursday 23 February 2017
The White Helmets are a “feel good” story like a Disney hero movie: 90% myth and fabrication. Most of what is claimed about the Syrian rescue group is untrue.
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Why Gaps Go Deeper among Arab PGCC Members?
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Why Gaps Go Deeper among Arab PGCC Members?

Thursday 23 February 2017 ،
Arab Bloc is undermined by an internal rivalry over leadership and also a disagreement on Riyadh posing as big brother.
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Turkey Crackdown on Opposition: Kurd MPs Sit in Jail as Turkish president Seeks More Power
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Turkey Crackdown on Opposition: Kurd MPs Sit in Jail as Turkish president Seeks More Power

Wednesday 22 February 2017 ،
Twenty-nine MPs were arrested in November as Erdogan set out plans for more power. Many will be in jail when the nation votes on his wishes
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Hezbollah’s Syria Presence Mainly War against Israeli Regime
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Hezbollah’s Syria Presence Mainly War against Israeli Regime

Thursday 23 February 2017 ،
The Lebanese movement fights the Syrian war to help destroy terrorist factions that work for the Israeli best interests.
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Three Reasons Behind US Defense Secretary’s Visit to Iraq?
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Three Reasons Behind US Defense Secretary’s Visit to Iraq?

Wednesday 22 February 2017 ،
Trump’s defense chief visits Baghdad to make sure Washington has a place in a post-terror Iraq.
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Why ISIS Never Attacked Iran?
Analysis

Why ISIS Never Attacked Iran?

Wednesday 22 February 2017 ،
ISIS terrorists have attacked in various countries but why has the notorious Takfiri group been unable to carry out operations inside Iran?
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Supporting Palestinians without Expectations Duty of All: Iran Leader
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Supporting Palestinians without Expectations Duty of All: Iran Leader

Tuesday 21 February 2017 ،
All Muslim countries have a responsibility to support Palestinian resistance, Leader of Islamic Republic of Iran said addressing the sixth International conference in Support of the Palestinian Intifada.
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Who Is Destabilizing Iraq: Iran or US?
Analysis

Who Is Destabilizing Iraq: Iran or US?

Monday 20 February 2017 ،
The new US administration is on an offensive aimed at watering Iran’s influence in Iraq by spreading Iranophobia
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Tehran Pro-intifada Conference:Timing, Messages
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Tehran Pro-intifada Conference:Timing, Messages

Monday 20 February 2017 ،
Conference seeks restoring Palestinian cause as top Muslim priority as some sides sought to cross it off the agendas.
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World Population War: Focus on Global Demographic Double Standards
Analysis

World Population War: Focus on Global Demographic Double Standards

Monday 20 February 2017 ،
The West is inviting the developing countries to cut population while it incentivizes a population growth.
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Congress Anti-Russianism: Roadblock to Trump-Putin Cozying Up
Analysis

Congress Anti-Russianism: Roadblock to Trump-Putin Cozying Up

Sunday 19 February 2017 ،
The Trump’s administration is way away from its ideal of closeness to Moscow as further opposition grows inside.
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Turkey, Russia Rapprochement on Syria Stalling?
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Turkey, Russia Rapprochement on Syria Stalling?

Sunday 19 February 2017 ،
Recent events point to weakening Turkey-Russia ties especially regarding Syria with Ankara seen as moving back to the opposing US-led camp.
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Dimona at Hezbollah’s Range, Why Nasrallah Threatened Israel
Analysis

Dimona at Hezbollah’s Range, Why Nasrallah Threatened Israel

Saturday 18 February 2017 ،
Hezbollah chief demanded that the Israeli regime dismantles Dimona nuclear reactor warning that it’s within reach of the resistance.
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Social Media Go Big in Beating the Western Mainstream Media
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Social Media Go Big in Beating the Western Mainstream Media

Saturday 18 February 2017 ،
Social networks facilitate a fast connection worldwide, going beyond traditional, hand-fastening borders.
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Yemenis Honor Martyrs as Saudi Brutality Continues
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Yemenis Honor Martyrs as Saudi Brutality Continues

Saturday 18 February 2017 ،
Yemenis have come out massively in the capital Sana’a to mark the Martyrs’ Day amid continuing two year Saudi-led brutal aggression on the country.

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Famine Ravages World`s Newest Country, Sudan

Famine Ravages World`s Newest Country, Sudan