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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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What’s Driving Greek PM’s Visits To Saudi Arabia, UAE?
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What’s Driving Greek PM’s Visits To Saudi Arabia, UAE?

Saturday 8 February 2020
The Greek PM’s visit comes amid tensions with Turkey. Greece hopes to win Arab support in the face of Ankara.
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OPCW Attack on WhistleBlowers Only Proves Its Own Credibility Is Shot
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OPCW Attack on WhistleBlowers Only Proves Its Own Credibility Is Shot

Saturday 8 February 2020 ،
Attempting to discredit the whistleblowers casting doubt on its report about a chemical attack in Syria, the OPCW has only confirmed the authenticity of the leaked documents, the expertise of individuals involved, and its own rot.
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Saudi Expanding Intel. Network From Asia To Europe
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Saudi Expanding Intel. Network From Asia To Europe

Sunday 9 February 2020 ،
The Arab kingdom built complicated network to spy on the opposition figures and at the same time work against regional rival countries.
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Why Is The US Afraid Of China’s Huawei?
Analysis

Why Is The US Afraid Of China’s Huawei?

Monday 10 February 2020 ،
Trump develops serious concerns of possible unseating of the US by China technologically. Huawei has a leading role in this.
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Controversial Vote Gives Azerbaijan Ruling Party New Victory
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Controversial Vote Gives Azerbaijan Ruling Party New Victory

Wednesday 12 February 2020 ،
The opposition say the election was fraudulent and aimed at solidifying President Ilham Aliyev’s rule.
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Will Turkey Enter War With Syrian Government?
Analysis

Will Turkey Enter War With Syrian Government?

Thursday 13 February 2020 ،
The Turkish president threatened military action against Damascus following killing of his troops by Syrian strikes. But he has obstacles ahead.
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Erdogan’s Israeli Approach: Politically Populist And Economically Pragmatic
Analysis

Erdogan’s Israeli Approach: Politically Populist And Economically Pragmatic

Thursday 13 February 2020 ،
Turkish president may sometimes lashes out at Tel Aviv for its wars and occupation but Turkish business with Israel is not really affected by tensions.
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Purpose of New Round of Palestinians’ Arrests in Saudi Arabia
Analysis

Purpose of New Round of Palestinians’ Arrests in Saudi Arabia

Sunday 16 February 2020 ،
Saudi Arabia has detained numerous Palestinians residing in the country in its latest anti-Palestinian movement
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No To Hawkish Policy: Senate Bill Limits Trump War Powers
Analysis

No To Hawkish Policy: Senate Bill Limits Trump War Powers

Sunday 16 February 2020 ،
The bill was a loss for Trump who hoped to gain the favor of the lawmakers for his anti-Iranian policy.
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With Sanders Surging in Polls, Israel Lobby Spends Big Bucks to Sink His Chances in Nevada
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With Sanders Surging in Polls, Israel Lobby Spends Big Bucks to Sink His Chances in Nevada

Sunday 16 February 2020 ،
After emerging as the Democratic frontrunner in wake of Iowa and New Hampshire primaries, Bernie Sanders heads to Nevada leading in polls but facing new opposition: the Israel lobby and its vast cash reserves.
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MSC 2020: How Do Powers’ Disputes Block Solutions To Global Crises?
Analysis

MSC 2020: How Do Powers’ Disputes Block Solutions To Global Crises?

Monday 17 February 2020 ،
Munich Security Conference opened as Germany criticized US, China, and Russia. It ended with divided views on world security amid emerging multipolar world order.
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How Do Ansarullah’s Victories Influence Yemen Equations?
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How Do Ansarullah’s Victories Influence Yemen Equations?

Tuesday 18 February 2020 ،
The Saudis are now more open to negotiations with Ansarullah as they find themselves losing amid the UAE withdrawal and southern uprising against them.
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Will Idlib Push Shatter Fledgling Russian-Turkish Alliance?
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Will Idlib Push Shatter Fledgling Russian-Turkish Alliance?

Wednesday 19 February 2020 ،
Moscow and Ankara’s growing alliance is undergoing a test of genuineness amid Syrian government’s push to take Idlib from Turkish-backed militias.
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Turkish-Backed Militant Attack in Syria’s Idlib Doomed to Fail – Why Launch It?
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Turkish-Backed Militant Attack in Syria’s Idlib Doomed to Fail – Why Launch It?

Thursday 20 February 2020 ،
Fighters from the Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham terrorist group, backed by Turkish forces, carried out an attack against the Syrian Army that was doomed from the start. The main question now is, why?
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Worries Overshadow Afghanistan Election Results Announcement
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Worries Overshadow Afghanistan Election Results Announcement

Thursday 20 February 2020 ،
The election committee named Ghani the winner. Abdullah Abdulla and the Taliban rejected the results saying they will not recognize Ghani as president.

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Syrian Army Completely Secures Many Areas in Aleppo Countryside

Syrian Army Completely Secures Many Areas in Aleppo Countryside