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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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Kabul Imam Killed in Bomb Attack on Mosque
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Kabul Imam Killed in Bomb Attack on Mosque

Friday 24 May 2019
A prominent Afghan Islamic scholar was killed and another 16 people wounded in a blast during Friday prayers at a Kabul mosque.
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14 Killed in Taliban Mortar Attack in Afghanistan’s Faryab Province
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14 Killed in Taliban Mortar Attack in Afghanistan’s Faryab Province

Saturday 6 July 2019
At least 14 Afghan civilians have been killed and dozens injured on Friday morning when a Taliban mortar attack hit a busy market in Faryab Province.
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Taliban Roadside Bomb Kills 11 in Afghanistan’s Kandahar
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Taliban Roadside Bomb Kills 11 in Afghanistan’s Kandahar

Tuesday 16 July 2019
At least 11 Afghan civilians have been killed and dozens more sustained injuries in southern province of Kandahar as the result of a roadside bombing attack by Taliban militants.
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US-Taliban Latest Round of Talks Inconclusive
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US-Taliban Latest Round of Talks Inconclusive

Tuesday 13 August 2019
The latest round of US-Taliban so-called peace talks in the Qatari capital, Doha, have ended without agreement, the Afghan militant group said.
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Talks with Taliban, Republican Division
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Talks with Taliban, Republican Division

Wednesday 21 August 2019
Some voices against talks with Taliban begin rising from Republicans, though Republican administration continues peace dialogue with militant group.
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Taliban Bomb Attack Kills 10 in Near US Embassy in Afghan Capital
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Taliban Bomb Attack Kills 10 in Near US Embassy in Afghan Capital

Thursday 5 September 2019
At least 10 Afghan people were killed and dozens more wounded after car bomb rocked a heavily fortified area in downtown Kabul. The blast was claimed by the Taliban group, which has been holding peace talks with the United States in Doha, Qatar.
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US-Taliban Deal: Peace Agreement Or US Defeat In Afghanistan War?
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US-Taliban Deal: Peace Agreement Or US Defeat In Afghanistan War?

Monday 2 March 2020
The US signed an agreement with a group 18 years ago it waged a war against. Now Washington counts the costs of Afghanistan war.
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Why US Appease Taliban?
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Why US Appease Taliban?

Tuesday 10 March 2020
The deal between US and Taliban may have hidden layers, including agreement to allow insurgent group seize power in return for US military bases in Afghanistan.
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What’s US-Taliban Deal’s Achilles Heel?
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What’s US-Taliban Deal’s Achilles Heel?

Tuesday 14 April 2020
The agreement is on a shaky foundation as trust is missing between the two sides and Kabul is asked for commitment to something it did not sign.
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Why Does Violence Continue In Afghanistan Even After Deal With Taliban?
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Why Does Violence Continue In Afghanistan Even After Deal With Taliban?

Tuesday 30 June 2020
The country is seeing rejuvenated wave of violence, signaling that the US movement towards state building in Afghanistan is defective
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Afghan Peace Uncertainty: Will War Continue?
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Afghan Peace Uncertainty: Will War Continue?

Saturday 22 August 2020
Kabul and Taliban are expected to start peace talks but prisoner release, incompliant Taliban factions remain, and Western dual policy remain obstacles.
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Impact of Islamabad’s Role on Afghan Peace Negotiation Process
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Impact of Islamabad’s Role on Afghan Peace Negotiation Process

Friday 28 August 2020
Alwaght- In parallel with internal debates over the formation of intra-Afghan talks between the government and Taliban militants, yesterday, a high-level delegation from the group, led by political chief Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, left for Islamabad upon the invitation of the Pakistani Foreign Ministry to hold talks with Pakistani officials.
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Challenges, Prospects of Intra-Afghan Talks in Doha
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Challenges, Prospects of Intra-Afghan Talks in Doha

Sunday 13 September 2020
Intra-Afghan talks, or in other words, talks between the central government of Kabul and the Taliban will begin in Qatar on Saturday. In this regard, the High Council for National Reconciliation of Afghanistan issued this statement: Afghan government delegation headed by Abdullah Abdullah to leave for Doha, Qatar on Friday to start intra-Afghan talks. In a statement, the High Council for National Reconciliation of Afghanistan expressed hope that after a long wait, the talks will be the beginning of peace and stability and the end of war and violence in Afghanistan. The Taliban also announced the dispatch of six of the group’s prisoners to Doha, of which France and Australia opposed their release. With this in mind, the question now is that what are the most important areas of dialogue between the parties and to what extent is it possible for an agreement to be reached between the parties? In order to answer this essential question, has sought the analysis of Pir-Mohammad Mollazehi, a senior expert on Afghanistan’s issues.
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Qatar Emir Meets Afghan, Taliban Delegations during Peace Talks in Doha
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Qatar Emir Meets Afghan, Taliban Delegations during Peace Talks in Doha

Sunday 13 September 2020
Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani hold meetings with representatives of both the Afghan government and the Taliban who are involved in peace talks taking place in the Persian Gulf state’s capital.
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Abdullah Abdullah’s Concerns, Expectations Regarding Talks with Islamabad Officials
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Abdullah Abdullah’s Concerns, Expectations Regarding Talks with Islamabad Officials

Tuesday 29 September 2020
Alwaght- The prolonged intra-Afghan peace talks in Doha, Qatar, between Afghan government representatives and the Taliban delegation has not yet progressed in such a way for an agreement to be reached. War and insecurity has intensified over the past week, resulting in heavy casualties on both sides, Afghan civilians included amongst them. In a landmark move, the chairman of Afghan High Peace Council (HPC) Abdullah Abdullah traveled to Islamabad on Monday for a three-day visit to discuss the Afghan peace process with Pakistani officials. This is Abdullah Abdullah’s first visit to Pakistan as the chairman of the High Peace Council since 2018.

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