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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.
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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Israeli Warplanes Bomb Syria’s East: SANA

Israeli Warplanes Bomb Syria’s East: SANA

Wednesday 13 January 2021
Alwaght- The Israeli regimes' fighter jets in yet another act of aggression against Syria bombed the Arab country's eastern parts, media reported. Syria's official news agency SANA said the air assault was carried out on the city of Deir Ez-Zor and the town of al-Bukamal, along the bord ...
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Iraqi Popular Forces Vow Revenge after Deadly US Airstrikes

Iraqi Popular Forces Vow Revenge after Deadly US Airstrikes

Monday 28 June 2021 ،
Alwaght- Iraqi Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) pledged revenge after the US carried out air raids against the anti-terror group on the Iraq-Syria border. US warplanes attacked three targets allegedly belonging to the PMF along the border between Iraq and Syria in the early hours of Monday in ...
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Iraqi Popular Forces’ Convoy Attacked near Syria Border; US Denies Involvement

Iraqi Popular Forces’ Convoy Attacked near Syria Border; US Denies Involvement

Wednesday 15 September 2021 ،
Alwaght- A military convoy belonging to Iraq’s Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) has come under attack near the Iraq-Syria border. Media reports blamed the attack on the the US, but Pentagon denied any involvement, with Army Colonel Wayne Morotto saying in a tweet that the US did not conduct ...
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Drone Strike Targets Positions of Iraqi Popular Forces in Syria

Drone Strike Targets Positions of Iraqi Popular Forces in Syria

Saturday 9 October 2021 ،
Alwaght- Positions of Iraqi resistance groups were hit by drones in Syria’s border city of al-Bukamal on Saturday. Citing an informed security source, Al Jazeera TV channel reported the attack. Iraqi officials and the anti-terror Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) have not yet commented o ...
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Iraq, Future Threats Posed by Water Crisis

Iraq, Future Threats Posed by Water Crisis

Saturday 7 May 2022 ،
Alwaght- These days, the draining of Sawa Lake in Al Muthanna province in southern Iraq has once again brought to spotlight the water crisis in this country. The increasing concern about the water crisis is coming while over the past weeks the dust storms across the country have been raising the Tur ...
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What’s behind Attack on Iran’s Lebanon-bound Fuel Convoy in Iraqi-Syrian Border Crossing ?

What’s behind Attack on Iran’s Lebanon-bound Fuel Convoy in Iraqi-Syrian Border Crossing ?

Thursday 10 November 2022 ،
Alwaght- Iraqi and Syrian sources reported airstrikes Wednesday night on a fuel tanker convoy at Qa’im-Bukamal border crossing between Iraq and Syria. According to Al-Alam news network, the targeted convoy included tankers carrying fuel to Lebanon via Syria. Other vehicles stopped moving when ...
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Pres. Raisi’s Syria Visit Opening New Chapter in Tehran-Damascus Relations

Pres. Raisi’s Syria Visit Opening New Chapter in Tehran-Damascus Relations

Friday 5 May 2023 ،
Alwaght- On Wednesday, Iran’s President Seyyed Ibrahim Raisi paid a highly important visit to Syria that was the first to an Iranian president since the eruption of crisis in 2011. Over the past years, with the growth of two countries’ cooperation to strategic level, visits of the offici ...
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Foreign Policy: US Attacks on Syria and Iraq Do Not Change Regional Equations

Foreign Policy: US Attacks on Syria and Iraq Do Not Change Regional Equations

Saturday 3 February 2024 ،
Al Jazeera network, informed sources reported that neither the Revolutionary Guards nor the Quds Force had any bases in the areas targeted by the United States. CENTCOM stated that US military forces targeted over 85 locations with multiple aircraft, including long-range bombers that flew from the ...
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Biden Dogging “Checkmate”, a Success or a Downfall?

Biden Dogging “Checkmate”, a Success or a Downfall?

Sunday 4 February 2024 ،
Al-Tanf base in Jordan, resulting in the fatalities of three American soldiers, the US Department of Defense ultimately authorized strikes on certain positions affiliated with resistance forces on Friday night. The US Central Command (CENTCOM) affirmed in a statement that it had targeted more than 8 ...
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IRGC Advisor Martyred in US Airstrike on Syria’s Deir Ez-Zor

IRGC Advisor Martyred in US Airstrike on Syria’s Deir Ez-Zor

Wednesday 27 March 2024 ،
Alwaght- A military advisor of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has been assassinated in an overnight airstrike by the US occupation warplanes on eastern Syria, according to Press TV.  According to media reports, he was martyred when a US warplanes struck a residential neigh ...

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Millions bid farewell to President Raeisi companions in Tehran

Millions bid farewell to President Raeisi companions in Tehran