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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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Map of  Latest Battlefield Developments in Syria and Iraq on
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What are Putin Arab Tour’s Gains?

What are Putin Arab Tour’s Gains?

The president has signed a good number of agreements with the Arab states, showing Russia has the potentials to partner the Persian Gulf Countries.
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Turkey-NATO Challenges: Is Turkey Expelling or Exit Possible?

Turkey-NATO Challenges: Is Turkey Expelling or Exit Possible?

There is no clear mechanism to expel Turkey from NATO for dis inconsistency with the West but the latter can decrease its cooperation with Ankara.
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Syrian Crisis Course after Damascus-Kurds Agreement

Syrian Crisis Course after Damascus-Kurds Agreement

The Kurdish factions have reached a deal with Damascus allowing the Syrian army to deploy to border areas with Turkey amid Turkish operation.
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Turkey’s “New Syria” Project Majorly Targeting Syrian Kurds

Turkey’s “New Syria” Project Majorly Targeting Syrian Kurds

Turkey launched its offensive against the Syrian Kurds to overthrow their autonomy there and settle allied Arabs on the border regions.
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Putin in Saudi Arabia amid US Regional Influence Downswing

Putin in Saudi Arabia amid US Regional Influence Downswing

Putin is arriving while regional appetite is turning towards approval of Russian role.
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Arabeen Marching: a Symbol of Islamic Unity

Arabeen Marching: a Symbol of Islamic Unity

Millions are marching to the Iraqi holy city of Karbala to mark Arabaeen.

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US, Regional Allies Heavily Involved in Iraq Violence, Expert Notes

US, Regional Allies Heavily Involved in Iraq Violence, Expert Notes

What started as peaceful protests against poor services and high unemployment quickly spiraled into violence as foreign hands rode the protest wave.
Sunday 6 October 2019
Chomsky Calls US Secondary Sanctions against Iran ‘Act of War’

Chomsky Calls US Secondary Sanctions against Iran ‘Act of War’

Noam Chomsky, a leading American intellectual and political analyst, described US secondary sanctions against Tehran as an “act of war” under international law.
Israeli Attacks in Iraq, Lebanon Disclose Tel Aviv’s Worry, Weakness: Expert

Israeli Attacks in Iraq, Lebanon Disclose Tel Aviv’s Worry, Weakness: Expert

Tel Aviv this week launched attacks in Iraq and Lebanon. This is read to be giving away its extreme worries about seemingly unstoppable rise of Iran-led camp.
Military Pact with Russia Clear Iranian Response to West: Expert

Military Pact with Russia Clear Iranian Response to West: Expert

While US is gathering members for a sea alliance in Persian Gulf in face of Iran, Tehran and Moscow announced a military pact including naval drills in the region.
Kashmir Row Can Hit Kashmiris’ Rights, Overshadow Afghanistan Peace: Expert

Kashmir Row Can Hit Kashmiris’ Rights, Overshadow Afghanistan Peace: Expert

India has revoked autonomy of Kashmir, provoking fury from Pakistan which says all options are on the table.

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US Aid to Egypt Poised to Proceed in What Rights Groups Call ’Shameful’ Act

US Aid to Egypt Poised to Proceed in What Rights Groups Call ’Shameful’ Act

Human rights activists in the United States are questioning Washington’s decision to push ahead with legislation that would transfer $1.3bn in military aid to Egypt, in light of recent protests calling for the fall of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi’s government.

A Generation Deleted: American Bombs in Yemen Are Costing an Entire Generation Their Future

Third-grader Farah Abbas al-Halimi didn’t get the UNICEF backpack or textbook she was hoping for this year. Instead, she was given an advanced U.S bomb delivered on an F-16 courtesy of the Saudi Air Force. That bomb fell on Farah’s school on September 24 and killed Farah, two of her sisters, and her father who was working at the school. It will undoubtedly have an irrevocable effect on the safety and psyche of schoolchildren across the region.
Monday 7 October 2019

US Gives Green Light to Turkey’s Incursion into Syria’s North

The United States has given the green light to Turkey to launch a military operation against Washington’s long-time Kurdish allies in northern Syria.
Monday 7 October 2019

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Massive Free Zakzaky protest held in Abuja

Massive Free Zakzaky protest held in Abuja