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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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Lebanon’s Hariri In Turkey: A Bait Or Pressure Tool?
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Lebanon’s Hariri In Turkey: A Bait Or Pressure Tool?

Monday 11 January 2021
The Lebanese Designate-PM visited Turkey as his country desperately needs help amid growing Turkish competition against other actors.
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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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Baku-Yerevan Have Much To Discuss, Putin Prevented Full Karabakh Fall: Expert
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Baku-Yerevan Have Much To Discuss, Putin Prevented Full Karabakh Fall: Expert

Wednesday 13 January 2021 ،
Russia hosted Karabakh ceasefire talks. The dispute may not be over as both Azerbaijan and Armenia have much to discuss about the disputed region.
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US Ban On Yemeni Ansarullah: What Are Goals And Effects?
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US Ban On Yemeni Ansarullah: What Are Goals And Effects?

Wednesday 13 January 2021 ،
Washington designated as terrorist organization a Yemeni movement that is resisting the Saudi aggression against Yemen.
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Ghani-Taliban Wrestling Over “Interim Government”
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Ghani-Taliban Wrestling Over “Interim Government”

Thursday 14 January 2021 ،
While the Taliban call for an interim administration to replace the current one in Kabul, President Ghani wants ceasefire first and then election.
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Why is Erdogan Shifting To De-escalation with Arab Countries?
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Why is Erdogan Shifting To De-escalation with Arab Countries?

Thursday 14 January 2021 ،
The Turkish leader is facing troubles both at home and abroad. Cozy ties with the Arab countries can remove the pressures.
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Qatar-Mediated Iran-Saudi Arabia Détente: Obstacles, Chances
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Qatar-Mediated Iran-Saudi Arabia Détente: Obstacles, Chances

Saturday 16 January 2021 ،
Qatar said it is ready to mediate Iranian-Saudi dialogue to end their tensions. There are motivations to move to this direction, some obstacles firmly exist.
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CENTCOM Israeli Regime Inclusion: Trump Gives Tel Aviv Last-Minute Bribe
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CENTCOM Israeli Regime Inclusion: Trump Gives Tel Aviv Last-Minute Bribe

Monday 18 January 2021 ،
The US removed Israeli security responsibility from European Command and transferred it to Central Command in West Asia.
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Why Would Biden Seek Ending Yemen War?
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Why Would Biden Seek Ending Yemen War?

Wednesday 20 January 2021 ،
The new US president will try to end Yemen war as his orbit and the Congress would push for end to the supports to Saudis in the anti-Yemeni aggression.
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Biden Administration May Have Roadmap To ISIS Revival In Iraq
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Biden Administration May Have Roadmap To ISIS Revival In Iraq

Wednesday 20 January 2021 ،
The new US administration would try to restore ISIS to Iraq. American military is already transferring ISIS fighters from Syria to Iraqi borders.
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Israeli Air Superiority Declining Amid Resistance Camp’s Emerging Missile Might
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Israeli Air Superiority Declining Amid Resistance Camp’s Emerging Missile Might

Thursday 21 January 2021 ،
The Israeli regime’s air force once had an upper hand in the region, but now it is losing its position as Resistance front develops its missile strength.
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“Ban Hamas First”: Netanyahu Seeks Foisting Another Sèvres Treaty On Erdogan
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“Ban Hamas First”: Netanyahu Seeks Foisting Another Sèvres Treaty On Erdogan

Saturday 23 January 2021 ،
Tel Aviv set a precondition to détente that if accepted would invalidate Erdogan pro-Palestinian policy and lead to his fall.
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How Is Libya Standing On Peace And War Edge?
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How Is Libya Standing On Peace And War Edge?

Sunday 24 January 2021 ،
Despite starting dialogue for a ceasefire and end of national division, the conditions remain combustible between Libyan parties.
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Saudi Policy For Meeting Challenges Marred By Confusion As Biden Assumes Office
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Saudi Policy For Meeting Challenges Marred By Confusion As Biden Assumes Office

Sunday 24 January 2021 ،
The Saudi leaders are now left in puzzlement as their proponent Trump departed and Biden is yet to decide his vision on the Kingdom.

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Iran Launches Human Testing of Domestic COVID-19 Vaccine

Iran Launches Human Testing of Domestic COVID-19 Vaccine