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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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Thoughts, Prayers from War-Mongers, Islamophobes Ring Hollow
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Thoughts, Prayers from War-Mongers, Islamophobes Ring Hollow

Tuesday 19 March 2019
Any calls for accountability for the Christchurch massacre should start with the powerful politicians who have created so much chaos in the Muslim world and beyond.
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Saudi Crown Prince Stripped of Some Authority
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Saudi Crown Prince Stripped of Some Authority

Monday 18 March 2019 ،
Series of Mohammed bin Salman no-shows at high-profile meetings fed claims of rift with king
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Iran, Iraq Hail Turning Point in Strategic Cooperation
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Iran, Iraq Hail Turning Point in Strategic Cooperation

Wednesday 13 March 2019 ،
Tehran and Baghdad have hailed Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s historic three-day visit to Iraq as a “turning point” in efforts to strengthen “strategic” cooperation between the two neighbors based on non-interference in each other’s internal affairs.
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Yemen’s Rabid Dogs Eat Dead, Bite Living
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Yemen’s Rabid Dogs Eat Dead, Bite Living

Saturday 9 March 2019 ،
What’s driving the feral dogs to attack is an acquired taste for human flesh. One of the most gruesome scenes you see after every massacre is hungry dogs roaming around a place to eat corpses or what remains of them.
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How Pro-Israel Foundations Are Pushing A US War with Iran
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How Pro-Israel Foundations Are Pushing A US War with Iran

Saturday 2 March 2019 ،
Observers of developments in the Middle East have long taken it as a given that the United States and Israel are seeking for an excuse to attack Iran. The recently terminated conference in Warsaw had that objective, which was clearly expressed by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, but it failed to rally European and Middle Eastern states to support the cause.
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Arab World Irked by Humiliation at Warsaw Conference
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Arab World Irked by Humiliation at Warsaw Conference

Friday 15 February 2019 ،
The Warsaw Conference, organized by the US in the Polish capital on February 13-14, has outraged observers in the Arab world who believe their leaders attended the conference merely as “extras” in a pre-planned scenario for normalization of Israeli-Arab ties.
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British Army Permitted Shooting of Civilians in Iraq, Afghanistan
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British Army Permitted Shooting of Civilians in Iraq, Afghanistan

Tuesday 5 February 2019 ،
Soldiers who served in Basra in 2007 say they were told they could shoot anyone holding a phone or a shovel, or acting in any way suspiciously
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Pakistan Relying Less on US, Turning to China, Saudi Arabia, UAE
Analysis

Pakistan Relying Less on US, Turning to China, Saudi Arabia, UAE

Saturday 2 February 2019 ،
Pakistan is making important strides in its military and naval capacities with the help of China, relying less on US-made weaponry. Despite accepting money from all sides, Pakistan’s relationship with China continues to be strong.
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Activists Reject US Resolution Accusing Muslim Congresswomen of Antisemitism
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Activists Reject US Resolution Accusing Muslim Congresswomen of Antisemitism

Tuesday 29 January 2019 ،
Leading Palestinian- and Muslim-American rights campaigners have decried a proposed US House of Representatives resolution accusing Muslim congresswomen of anti-Semitism due to their criticism of Israeli policies, saying the measure amounts to anti-Muslim bigotry.
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Saudi Arabia Releases Ethiopian-Born Tycoon after over 14 Months
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Saudi Arabia Releases Ethiopian-Born Tycoon after over 14 Months

Monday 28 January 2019 ،
Saudi Arabia has freed Saudi-Ethiopian businessman Mohammed Hussein al-Amoudi more than 14 months after he was detained in a crackdown on corruption, the latest in a flurry of releases as the kingdom faces intense scrutiny over its human rights record.
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Re-Colonization: France, Turkey and England Return to Colonial Ambitions
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Re-Colonization: France, Turkey and England Return to Colonial Ambitions

Friday 25 January 2019 ،
It is difficult to anticipate what form this future colonization will take. Long ago, it was made possible by the huge differences in the level of education. But today?
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From Yemen to Saudi Arabia,  Back: Odyssey of Eye of Humanity
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From Yemen to Saudi Arabia, Back: Odyssey of Eye of Humanity

Friday 25 January 2019 ،
A photo turned Buthaina al-Raimi into an icon after her parents and siblings were killed in an air strike - but that was only the start of the Yemeni girl’s hardships
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Iran Turns to Traditional Partners amid EU Failure to Circumvent US Sanctions
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Iran Turns to Traditional Partners amid EU Failure to Circumvent US Sanctions

Friday 25 January 2019 ،
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran is working with its traditional partners such as China, Russia and India to circumvent the US sanctions.
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Pentagon Issues Blanket Denial It Knows Anything about Detainee Abuse in Yemen
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Pentagon Issues Blanket Denial It Knows Anything about Detainee Abuse in Yemen

Friday 25 January 2019 ،
In a previously unpublished report to Congress, the Department of Defense said that it has found no evidence of detainee abuse by U.S. allies in Yemen, contradicting reports from journalists, human rights groups, and a U.N. panel of experts that documented torture by U.S.-backed forces.
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Use Hollywood Films to Counter China, Russia: Integrity Initiative Psyop
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Use Hollywood Films to Counter China, Russia: Integrity Initiative Psyop

Friday 25 January 2019 ،
UK-backed covert influence network apparently planned to use its connections to ensure Hollywood and foreign-language films put out a pro-Western message and sought to influence awards like the Oscars and Baftas, show leaked docs.

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Millions Suffering Due to Prolonged Drought in Horn of Africa

Millions Suffering Due to Prolonged Drought in Horn of Africa