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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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Iraq

US Damages To Iraq Amid Bilateral Strategic Negotiations
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US Damages To Iraq Amid Bilateral Strategic Negotiations

Saturday 13 June 2020
The US and Iraq started strategic negotiations on June 10. Will Baghdad raise the huge destruction the US presence in Iraq caused over two decades?
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Iraq Calls in Turkish Ambassador to Protest Military Op in Kurdistan Region
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Iraq Calls in Turkish Ambassador to Protest Military Op in Kurdistan Region

Thursday 18 June 2020
The Iraqi government summoned Turkey’s ambassador to protest over Ankara’s military operation in the Arab country’s Kurdistan region, urging Turkey immediately halt its assaults there
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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’s Behind Israeli Spy Chief’s Secret Visit To Iraqi Ein al-Assad Base?
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What’s Behind Israeli Spy Chief’s Secret Visit To Iraqi Ein al-Assad Base?

Thursday 25 June 2020
The Iraqi base hosts the American troops and so the visit was greenlighted by the Americans and adds to record of violations against Iraqi sovereignty.
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Iraqi-Syrian Border’s Geopolitical Riddle
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Iraqi-Syrian Border’s Geopolitical Riddle

Thursday 2 July 2020
The US wants Iraq’s Hashd al-Sha’abi and its allies out of border regions with Syria while they find it vital to anti-terror operations, regional influence.
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Al-Kadhimi Shoots With Foe’s Misguidance
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Al-Kadhimi Shoots With Foe’s Misguidance

Friday 3 July 2020
Last week, Iraqi PM posed questions to his credibility by ordering a raid on the base of the popular anti-terror force PMF that wants US “occupiers” out.
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Iraq Condemns Saudi Daily’s Insulting Cartoon of Ayatollah Sistani
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Iraq Condemns Saudi Daily’s Insulting Cartoon of Ayatollah Sistani

Saturday 4 July 2020
Iraqi officials criticized the publication of an offensive cartoon of the country’s top cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani in a Saudi-owned newspaper.
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Iraqis Protest Saudi Daily’s Insulting Cartoon of Ayatollah Sistani
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Iraqis Protest Saudi Daily’s Insulting Cartoon of Ayatollah Sistani

Sunday 5 July 2020
Iraqi people protested in the capital Baghdad to condemn Saudi daily Asharq al-Awsat newspaper over an offensive cartoon depicting Iraq’s most prominent Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani.
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How Can Baghdad Counter Turkish Military Violations?
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How Can Baghdad Counter Turkish Military Violations?

Monday 6 July 2020
Turkey continues incursions into northern Iraq under the excuse of chasing PKK militants. Iraq seems to have plans to stop the decades-long violations.
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Iran’s Zarif Visit To Baghdad: Cooperation To Face The Challenges
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Iran’s Zarif Visit To Baghdad: Cooperation To Face The Challenges

Tuesday 21 July 2020
The Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif visited Iraq to discuss trade, security, and energy cooperation with Baghdad leaders.
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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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How Is Iraq’s Al-Kadhimi Visit To Iran Significant?
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How Is Iraq’s Al-Kadhimi Visit To Iran Significant?

Saturday 25 July 2020
Iraqi PM visited Tehran for a set of goals, from trade to security and political relations, amid speculations that he sought mediation between Tehran and Riyadh.
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What Other Reasons Delayed Iraq PM’s Visit To Saudi Arabia?
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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.
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Iraq PM’s Tehran Visit Indicates Bilteral Ties Stable, Iran Push For US Exit Not Overshadowed Under Al-Kadhimi: Experts
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Iraq PM’s Tehran Visit Indicates Bilteral Ties Stable, Iran Push For US Exit Not Overshadowed Under Al-Kadhimi: Experts

Monday 27 July 2020
Iraq and Iran showed that despite some differences, their ties remain strategic and they can work bilaterally even when Baghdad is under US pressure.

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Massive Blast in Beirut Sends Shockwaves across City

Massive Blast in Beirut Sends Shockwaves across City