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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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Boy in Douma Gas Attack Video Says He Lured with Cookies, Sprayed with Water
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Boy in Douma Gas Attack Video Says He Lured with Cookies, Sprayed with Water

Thursday 19 April 2018 ،
A boy who was portrayed as a ‘victim’ in a rebel-linked activists’ video of the alleged chemical attack in Douma has told Russian broadcaster VGTRK that he was lured into the hospital with cookies and then sprayed with water.
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Double Standards: US, UK, France Stand by Saudis in Yemen but Pose as Moral Crusaders in Syria
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Double Standards: US, UK, France Stand by Saudis in Yemen but Pose as Moral Crusaders in Syria

Monday 16 April 2018 ،
The Syria attack reveals the hypocrisy of the West – which fuels the Saudi-led bombing campaign in Yemen despite documented abuses – but relies on unverified claims to punish Syria, journalist and broadcaster Neil Clark told RT.
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Saudi Crown Prince Buying His Way to Throne out of War Crimes
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Saudi Crown Prince Buying His Way to Throne out of War Crimes

Thursday 12 April 2018 ،
West using Saudi Arabia for own political agendas
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Neocons, Not Assad, behind Gas Attack in Syria’s Douma: Ex-Congressman
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Neocons, Not Assad, behind Gas Attack in Syria’s Douma: Ex-Congressman

Tuesday 10 April 2018 ،
Former US Congressman and political analyst Ron Paul says the claim that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad "is gassing his own people is a total nonsense,” adding that the American neoconservatives, who want a perpetual war in the Middle East, are probably behind the recent chemical weapons attack in Syria.
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Syria Withdrawal Dilemma: Trump’s Mideast strategy As Confused As Ever
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Syria Withdrawal Dilemma: Trump’s Mideast strategy As Confused As Ever

Saturday 7 April 2018 ،
President Trump for now has decided to allow about 2,000 US troops to remain in Syria. But the controversy over whether or not to withdraw them is symptomatic of Washington’s lack of overall strategy for the Middle East.
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Israeli Violence against Palestinians Not to End as Result of UN, US Hypocrisy
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Israeli Violence against Palestinians Not to End as Result of UN, US Hypocrisy

Thursday 5 April 2018 ،
The US is fine with "rebels" like Al-Qaeda "protesting" in Syria, but when genuinely unarmed Palestinians protest the occupiers who violently expelled them from their homes and land, they are "inciting violence."
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Saudi Arabia’s Superficial Reforms Won’t Mask Ugliness of Wahhabism
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Saudi Arabia’s Superficial Reforms Won’t Mask Ugliness of Wahhabism

Tuesday 3 April 2018 ،
As Saudi Arabia’s crown prince tours the United States on what has been dubbed a "charm offensive," the US media has gone into propaganda overdrive, whitewashing Mohammad Bin Salman as a "reformer" who is modernizing the kingdom.
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Saudi Crown Prince Must Answer For Atrocities In Yemen
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Saudi Crown Prince Must Answer For Atrocities In Yemen

Monday 19 March 2018 ،
Saudi Arabia’s much-discussed Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is visiting the United States this week but his atrocities in Yemen are not publicized.
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‘We Were About to Die’: Ghouta Civilians Say Militants Used Them as Human Shields
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‘We Were About to Die’: Ghouta Civilians Say Militants Used Them as Human Shields

Sunday 18 March 2018 ،
Civilians fleeing the fighting in Eastern Ghouta in their thousands through humanitarian corridors say the militants controlling the area used them as human shields and prevented them from leaving their homes.
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Hellish Situation of Rohingya in Bangladesh Like Nothing on Earth: British MP
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Hellish Situation of Rohingya in Bangladesh Like Nothing on Earth: British MP

Saturday 17 March 2018 ،
These are people who have literally seen their children thrown on fires. Meanwhile, Aung San Suu Kyi wouldn’t even let our representatives into her country. What sort of freedom fighting is that?
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(GRAPHIC) Over 50 Cut-off Hands Found in Russia’s Khabarovsk
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(GRAPHIC) Over 50 Cut-off Hands Found in Russia’s Khabarovsk

Saturday 10 March 2018 ،
A bag with 52 severed hands was found on a river island outside the city of Khabarovsk, in Russia’s Far East. Investigators say the gruesome find was not the work of a rampant serial killer, but the result of unlawful negligence.
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What US, Turkey Really Want in Northern Syria
Analysis

What US, Turkey Really Want in Northern Syria

Sunday 4 March 2018 ،
The Kurdish region of Afrin in northern Syria has become a new geopolitical pivot point in the conflict. With so many actors’ interests overlapping, whose positions will be weakened and whose solidified if hostilities escalate?Syria, Afrin, Kurds, Turkey, US
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Laser Scanning Reveals Lost Ancient Mexican City Had as Many Buildings as Manhattan
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Laser Scanning Reveals Lost Ancient Mexican City Had as Many Buildings as Manhattan

Saturday 17 February 2018 ،
Archaeology might evoke thoughts of intrepid explorers and painstaking digging, but in fact researchers say it is a high-tech laser mapping technique that is rewriting the textbooks at an unprecedented rate.

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