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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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Baghdad-Erbil Agreement: Potentials, Obstacles
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Baghdad-Erbil Agreement: Potentials, Obstacles

Thursday 28 November 2019
There is a growing interest for an agreement ending the disputes between Kurdistan region and Baghdad but there are unavoidable obstacles.
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US Never Promised Kurds Autonomous State in Northern Syria: Defense Secretary
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US Never Promised Kurds Autonomous State in Northern Syria: Defense Secretary

Saturday 14 December 2019
US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Friday Washington has never promised Syrian Kurds that it would help them build an autonomous state, despite years of hints to the contrary.
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Iraqi Kurds And US Expulsion Riddle
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Iraqi Kurds And US Expulsion Riddle

Tuesday 21 January 2020
The Iraqi parliament passed a bill calling for foreign forces to leave the country. The Kurds, however, seem unwilling to see American troops leaving.
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Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s Protests: Grounds, Goals
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Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s Protests: Grounds, Goals

Thursday 27 February 2020
The Kurdish region is now scene to protests against corruption and poor services. Some parties try to take advantage for their agenda.
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What Does Barzani Seek Behind Jordan Visit?
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What Does Barzani Seek Behind Jordan Visit?

Wednesday 4 March 2020
The Kurdish region’s PM visited Jordan in search of interests for the autonomous region and also as an actor in Saudi-Emirati-American regional game.
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Turkey Detains 5 Kurdish Mayors as Crackdown Continues
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Turkey Detains 5 Kurdish Mayors as Crackdown Continues

Monday 23 March 2020
Turkish government has detained five Kurdish mayors as part of its ongoing crackdown against the pro-Kurdish People’s Democratic Party
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What Does Kurdish Delegation Seek In Baghdad?
Analysis

What Does Kurdish Delegation Seek In Baghdad?

Tuesday 21 April 2020
The Kurdish delegation has much to discuss in Baghdad, from oil and budget to the disputed regions and government formation.
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Why Does Baghdad Want To Cut Kurdish Budget?
Analysis

Why Does Baghdad Want To Cut Kurdish Budget?

Wednesday 29 April 2020
The two sides are at loggerheads over the Kurdish oil sales from its own regions. Besides, Baghdad is using Budget to pressures Erbil for its policies.
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Syrian Kurdish Alliance: Grounds, Obstacles
Analysis

Syrian Kurdish Alliance: Grounds, Obstacles

Thursday 7 May 2020
While the Kurds are seeking to unite their ranks, they are hit by internal difference and also the agenda of foreign powers.
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How Will Mayors Arrest Influence Erdogan And His Party?
Analysis

How Will Mayors Arrest Influence Erdogan And His Party?

Wednesday 20 May 2020
Last week, four mayors of majorly Kurdish provinces of Turkey were arrested. The move is expected to leave impacts on the future of the ruling party and Erdogan.
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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?
Analysis

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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