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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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Syria Return to Arab League Means Beating US Policy

Syria Return to Arab League Means Beating US Policy

Wednesday 10 May 2023
Iraqi, Syrian, and Jordanian foreign ministers last week to discuss ways for return of the Syrian refugees to their country and facilitate government’s control over the whole territories and also settle the drugs trafficking challenge.  It is noteworthy that before this meeting, another ...
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Is Al-Sadr Close to Ending Political Self-Isolation?

Is Al-Sadr Close to Ending Political Self-Isolation?

Tuesday 16 May 2023 ،
Iraqi cleric may want to shift his approach and return to politics a few months to early elections. Alwaght- Though Iraq’s political atmosphere has been relatively calm and less tense over the past weeks and months, some analysts think this situation is the lull before the storm, especially th ...
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Pakistani President Hails Iran-Saudi Reconciliation Deal as Historic

Pakistani President Hails Iran-Saudi Reconciliation Deal as Historic

Tuesday 16 May 2023 ،
Iraq, Syria, Bahrain, Lebanon and Yemen, even extending to non-Arab regions like Afghanistan and Pakistan.” “Thankfully, that phase has now come to an end, which is very positive for peace, stability and harmony in the Muslim world, he added. He emphasized that Riyadh is no longer an e ...
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Israel Pressing Egypt Not to Restore Ties with Iran: Media

Israel Pressing Egypt Not to Restore Ties with Iran: Media

Wednesday 17 May 2023 ،
Iraq and are about to reopen their respective embassies soon, an Israeli media outlet has revealed. Alwaght- Israeli regime is pressuring Egypt not to restore ties with Iran, amid reports that the two regional heavyweights are engaged in negotiations in Iraq and are about to reopen their respective ...
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Why’s Tel Aviv Concerned about Progress in Iran-Egypt Ties?

Why’s Tel Aviv Concerned about Progress in Iran-Egypt Ties?

Saturday 20 May 2023 ،
Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammed Shia al-Sudani in Baghdad, during which the possibility of gradual development of bilateral relations between the two countries was discussed. Also, in November, Iran’s head of Department of Environment talked to Egypt’s foreign minister Sameh Shukri on the ...
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Assad’s Saudi Visit Marks Comeback, Ends Damascus Isolation

Assad’s Saudi Visit Marks Comeback, Ends Damascus Isolation

Saturday 20 May 2023 ،
Iraq, but with the opposition of a small number of members, including Saudi Arabia and Qatar, this process took some time to conclude. However, with political developments gaining pace in recent months, the efforts came to fruition.  The return was finally facilitated after Iran and Saudi Arab ...
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Iraqi Fencing Team Quit World Cup to Avoid Competing against Israel

Iraqi Fencing Team Quit World Cup to Avoid Competing against Israel

Monday 22 May 2023 ،
Iraq’s national fencing team withdrew from the 2023 International Fencing Federation (FIE)’s Senior World Cup in the Turkish port city of Istanbul in order to refrain from facing Israeli regime’s fencers. Alwaght- Iraq's national fencing team withdrew from the 2023 International Fencing Fed ...
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Thousands of Yazidis Remain Displaced Amid Baghdad-Erbil Gaps

Thousands of Yazidis Remain Displaced Amid Baghdad-Erbil Gaps

Tuesday 23 May 2023 ،
Iraqi government and Kurdistan region remain divided on ending Sinjar crisis. Alwaght- Years after the tragedy of horrific crimes committed by the ISIS terrorist group against the Yazidi minority in Iraq’s Sinjar, the region has not returned to its pre-crisis status. Sinjar is still not secure ...
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‘You are Damn Wrong to Be in Our Region’: IRGC Navy Chief to US Military

‘You are Damn Wrong to Be in Our Region’: IRGC Navy Chief to US Military

Saturday 27 May 2023 ،
Iraqi aggression imposed on the country in the 1980s. Describing Dezful as the symbol of resistance and invincibility, Tangsiri said, “During eight years of the Sacred Defense (Iran-Iraq war), we showed the world that we did not and would not surrender to duress.” He also highlighted t ...
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Iraq Launches $17bln Road, Rail Project to Link Asia, Europe

Iraq Launches $17bln Road, Rail Project to Link Asia, Europe

Sunday 28 May 2023 ،
Iraq launched a $17 billion project on Saturday to link a major commodities port on its southern coast by rail and roads to the border with Turkey, in a move designed to transform the country’s economy after decades of war and crisis. Iraq launched a $17 billion project on Saturday to link a major c ...

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Egypt Unveils Ancient Mummification Workshops, Tombs

Egypt Unveils Ancient Mummification Workshops, Tombs