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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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How Will Syrian Kurdish Unity Influence Their Position In Future Developments?
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How Will Syrian Kurdish Unity Influence Their Position In Future Developments?

Tuesday 26 May 2020
The two major Syrian Kurdish coalitions are close to an agreement that will unite their ranks and considerably influence their status in future developments.
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What Does Barzani Seek In Baghdad?
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What Does Barzani Seek In Baghdad?

Monday 22 June 2020
The Iraqi Kurdistan’s president visited Baghdad amid financial troubles to the autonomous region and the Turkish military operation in northern Iraq.
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Will Iraqi Kurds Finally Abandon Seeing US As Grand Savior?
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Will Iraqi Kurds Finally Abandon Seeing US As Grand Savior?

Wednesday 24 June 2020
The Iraqi Kurds show signs their trust in the US is wavering now. But will they decide to quit it altogether?
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What Did Iran’s Zarif Discuss With Iraqi Kurdistan Leaders?
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What Did Iran’s Zarif Discuss With Iraqi Kurdistan Leaders?

Wednesday 22 July 2020
The Iranian foreign minister focused in talks with Kurdish officials on the security of the borders and expanding trade by reopening the border crossings.
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What Goals Are Driving US Oil Agreement With Syrian Kurds?
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What Goals Are Driving US Oil Agreement With Syrian Kurds?

Tuesday 4 August 2020
The US has recently signed an oil production and marketing deal with Syrian Kurds, violating international principles respecting state sovereignty.
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Iraqi PM’s Erbil Visit: Is Grand Deal With Kurdish Region Coming?
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Iraqi PM’s Erbil Visit: Is Grand Deal With Kurdish Region Coming?

Saturday 12 September 2020
The Iraqi PM visited Erbil and discussed oil, budget, and borders with the KRG. But the disputes remain sturdy as no side intends to make concessions
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New White House Strategy? US Syria Envoy Intensifies Movement In Syria’s Northeast
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New White House Strategy? US Syria Envoy Intensifies Movement In Syria’s Northeast

Friday 25 September 2020
James Jeffrey is looking to block Russian influence gain in northern Syria and send a warning to Turkey by supporting Kurdish groups.
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Evacuation of al-Hol Refugee Camp; a Ticking Bomb for Syria and its Neighbors
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Evacuation of al-Hol Refugee Camp; a Ticking Bomb for Syria and its Neighbors

Monday 12 October 2020
Alwaght- According to the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a new decision has been made by the group’s leadership council to allow the return of thousands of Syrians in al-Hol camp, including families of ISIS militants to their homelands. On October 9, 2020, Ilham Ahmed, co-president of the executive committee of the Syrian Democratic Council (SDC), in a video message has said: An evacuation order for al-Hol camp will be issued soon, and the organization will not accept responsibility for those who wish to remain in the camp.
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US-Sponsored Kurdish Militias Release over 600 ISIS Terrorists in Syria’s Hasakah
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US-Sponsored Kurdish Militias Release over 600 ISIS Terrorists in Syria’s Hasakah

Friday 16 October 2020
The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), US-backed Kurdish militants, have released hundreds of people who were arrested over collaboration with the ISIS terrorist group.
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Fear-shadowed Protests In Northern Syria Against Kurdish Forces, Their American Allies
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Fear-shadowed Protests In Northern Syria Against Kurdish Forces, Their American Allies

Friday 23 October 2020
The protests are rising in Syria’s northeast against Kurdish militias and American who force people out of their homes and loot oil reserves.
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Anger Resurfaces In Iraqi Kurdistan: What Are The Roots?
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Anger Resurfaces In Iraqi Kurdistan: What Are The Roots?

Monday 14 December 2020
Kurdish state employees demonstrate massively in Suleimaniya as living conditions are worsens by months-long salary payment delay.
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New Wave Of Peshmerga-PKK Clashes: What Are the Drivers?
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New Wave Of Peshmerga-PKK Clashes: What Are the Drivers?

Saturday 19 December 2020
The Peshmerga forces and PKK fighters have recently clashed in northern Iraq. More than one reason stands behind the fight.
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War At Ayn Issa Gates: How Will Kurds Decide?
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War At Ayn Issa Gates: How Will Kurds Decide?

Thursday 31 December 2020
Erdogan eyes capturing Kurdish-held Ayn Issa town. Kurds will either seize opportunity and use central government protection or lose it to Turkey.
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Barzanis’ Greenlight To US Stay? Erbil Says ISIS Poses Threats, Baghdad Unable to Help
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Barzanis’ Greenlight To US Stay? Erbil Says ISIS Poses Threats, Baghdad Unable to Help

Tuesday 12 January 2021
Recently, a Kurdish official said ISIS fighter numbers exit near Kurdistan region birders and Baghdad cannot help deter them, and so US is needed here.
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Three Cases Of Turkish Crimes In Afrin
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Three Cases Of Turkish Crimes In Afrin

Tuesday 12 January 2021
Turkish forces have committed crimes along with the aligned militias or have been source of these crimes in the Kurdish town of Afrin northwestern Syria.

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Iran Launches Human Testing of Domestic COVID-19 Vaccine

Iran Launches Human Testing of Domestic COVID-19 Vaccine