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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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Is Bin Zayed Double-Crossing Bin Salman In Regional Cases?

Is Bin Zayed Double-Crossing Bin Salman In Regional Cases?

Tuesday 16 June 2020
Since the beginning, Abu Dhabi seemed to have followed specific goals in Yemen, apparently different from what Riyadh was after. Alwaght- As the Arab world uprisings in 2011 erupted in a number of countries and ousted some conservative regimes, Saudi Arabia and the UAE initially struggled to save th ...
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What Does Barzani Seek In Baghdad?

What Does Barzani Seek In Baghdad?

Monday 22 June 2020 ،
Oil (SOMO) and Baghdad promised to pay $450,000 million monthly as state workers salary to the KRG. The collapse of the oil income over the past months due to the oil prices slump and also coronavirus pandemic outbreak forced Baghdad to once again cut off the payments to the Kurdish region, afresh ...
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Oil Steadies amid Increase in Coronavirus Cases

Oil Steadies amid Increase in Coronavirus Cases

Monday 22 June 2020 ،
Oil prices were steady on Monday, supported by tighter supplies from major producers but held in check by concerns over a record rise in global coronavirus infections that could stall a recovery in fuel demand. Oil prices were steady on Monday, supported by tighter supplies from major producers but ...
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What’s Behind Saudi Silence To Coup Against Hadi In Southern Yemen?

What’s Behind Saudi Silence To Coup Against Hadi In Southern Yemen?

Friday 26 June 2020 ،
The Saudis are increasingly siding with southern separatists as part of a broader rivalry with the UAE over southern Yemen interests. Alwaght- Over the past decade, Yemen has been a hot spot for a geopolitical competition of regional powers. The competition is so serious that an important part of th ...
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Oil Prices Drop on Prospect of Returning Libyan Supplies

Oil Prices Drop on Prospect of Returning Libyan Supplies

Tuesday 30 June 2020 ،
Oil prices slipped on Tuesday amid rising COVID-19 cases and a possible return of Libyan oil production, which has been down to a trickle since the start of the year. Oil prices slipped on Tuesday amid rising COVID-19 cases and a possible return of Libyan oil production, which has been down to a tri ...
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What Other Reasons Delayed Iraq PM’s Visit To Saudi Arabia?

What Other Reasons Delayed Iraq PM’s Visit To Saudi Arabia?

Monday 27 July 2020 ،
Some sources say that Saudis set some conditions for the Iraqi PM to meet before his visit to Riyadh. Their conditions did not materialized. Alwaght- The visit to Iran of the Iraqi Prime Minister Mostafa al-Kadhimi on July 21 is still a topic of media debates and analyses after a week. But what is b ...
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Rise of Paris to Get Rid of US Domination, Shift Towards West Asia

Rise of Paris to Get Rid of US Domination, Shift Towards West Asia

Friday 4 September 2020 ،
On September 2, 2020, French President Emmanuel Macron arrived in Baghdad to meet with Iraqi officials. During this visit, Macron will meet with President Barham Salih, Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi, Speaker of Parliament Mohamed al-Halbousi, Alwaght- On September 2, 2020, French President Emman ...
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Al Khalifa’s Thaw With Tel Aviv: Sweet In Dream, Nightmarish In Reality

Al Khalifa’s Thaw With Tel Aviv: Sweet In Dream, Nightmarish In Reality

Monday 14 September 2020 ،
Bahraini rulers have agreed to normalize ties with Israel. While they expect benefits, it will turn badly nightmarish to them. Alwaght- While made a mocking and joking subject by social media users for his candidacy for Nobel Peace Prize for brokering the so-called Emirati-Israeli peace deal, the US ...
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Aspects of UAE-Saudi Economic Package for Palestinians

Aspects of UAE-Saudi Economic Package for Palestinians

Wednesday 16 September 2020 ،
Alwaght- The normalization of relations of the UAE and Bahrain with the Israeli regime is considered as causing a stain on the contemporary political history of the Arab world and has sparked a significant wave of dissent. Among these, the most important opposition belongs to the Palestinian groups ...
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What Obstacles Does Iraqi Govt. Face In Reform Push?

What Obstacles Does Iraqi Govt. Face In Reform Push?

Wednesday 16 September 2020 ،
The Iraqi PM has recently reshuffled the security and economic institutions as part of a reform strategy that is facing a set of hurdles. Alwaght- On Monday, the Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi reshuffled important economic and financial posts in the country, announcing new people for the po ...

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Moroccans Protest Arab Regimes Normalization with Israeli Regime

Moroccans Protest Arab Regimes Normalization with Israeli Regime