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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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Map of  Latest Battlefield Developments in Syria and Iraq on
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Lebanon New PM’s Main Challenges to Face

Lebanon New PM’s Main Challenges to Face

The country has just formed a new government. Economy is utmost priority, but the government needs to fight foreign interference and corruption.
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What’s New US Plot for Syria?

What’s New US Plot for Syria?

The Americans are helping ISIS rebuild to strike Syrian forces and also foil Damascus plans to advance peace bloodless through talks with tribes.
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What’s Driving Cooperation Council’s New Anti-Iranian Accusations?

What’s Driving Cooperation Council’s New Anti-Iranian Accusations?

The Arab bloc repeated its accusations against Tehran. The US seems to have pressed for this anti-Iranian stance.
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Lebanon New Government Far from ’Hezbollah Backed’

Lebanon New Government Far from ’Hezbollah Backed’

Since the aftermath of the August 4, 2020 port blast that saw the resignation of the interim cabinet of former Prime Minister Hassan Diab one week later, France and America have sought to extend their hand into the new government formation, with the Americans joining in on the pressure to restore a western-friendly administration amidst both powers’ declining influence in the country.
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Southern Yemen New Protests: Causes, Prospects

Southern Yemen New Protests: Causes, Prospects

New Protests have recently erupted in southern Yemen as serving and living conditions worsen. Saudis and Emiratis are afraid they slide out of control.
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AUKUS Pact A Finishing Shot at Half-Dead Atlantic Alliance

AUKUS Pact A Finishing Shot at Half-Dead Atlantic Alliance

Europe is now more insistent on independence from US in defense sector. This is the beginning of end of alliance on both sides of the Atlantic.

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Palestinian Authority Lost Position Among People, Expects Loss in Elections: Expert

Palestinian Authority Lost Position Among People, Expects Loss in Elections: Expert

While already its legitimacy and popularity plummeting, the Palestinian Authority’s crime of killing the critic Banat made its future shrouded in mystery.
Wednesday 30 June 2021
Saudis, West Want End to Yemen War As Tides Turning Against Them: Expert

Saudis, West Want End to Yemen War As Tides Turning Against Them: Expert

Finding itself in a losing position after seven years of a costly war, Saudi Arabia and Western allies seek end to war.
US Withdrawal Risks Civil War, Partition in Afghanistan: Expert

US Withdrawal Risks Civil War, Partition in Afghanistan: Expert

As American forces leave Afghanistan, Taliban step up attacks. Other ethnic groups can’t just watch the power being seized by the group.
Resistance Shattered Deal of Century, Syrian Strategic Patience with Tel Aviv Ending: Expert

Resistance Shattered Deal of Century, Syrian Strategic Patience with Tel Aviv Ending: Expert

Recent developments in Al-Quds seem to stand a prelude to a new chapter in which Israel will be weaker, Palestinians stronger.
Pashinyan Cause of Polarization, No Chances for Coup in Armenia: Expert

Pashinyan Cause of Polarization, No Chances for Coup in Armenia: Expert

PM Pashinyan has been a divisive figure since his selection in 2018. Still, the army hardly arranges a coup against him.

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Lebanon New Government Far from ’Hezbollah Backed’

Lebanon New Government Far from ’Hezbollah Backed’

Since the aftermath of the August 4, 2020 port blast that saw the resignation of the interim cabinet of former Prime Minister Hassan Diab one week later, France and America have sought to extend their hand into the new government formation, with the Americans joining in on the pressure to restore a western-friendly administration amidst both powers’ declining influence in the country.

British Soldier Arrested for Protesting Against Yemen War, Arms Support for Saudi Arabia

“ I’ve seen too much not to speak out and I’d rather sleep peacefully in a cell than stay silent for a paycheck” — Former British Soldier Ahmed Al-Babati
Wednesday 15 September 2021

A Saudi Move to Deport Yemeni Professionals En Masse is Likely to Backfire Dramatically

The Kingdom’s new policy has provoked resentment from Yemenis on all sides of the Saudi-led war, including Saudi allies inside the war-torn country.
Wednesday 1 September 2021

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Yemeni Children Protest outside UN Office in l Sanaa, Call for Action against Saudi Aggression

Yemeni Children Protest outside UN Office in l Sanaa, Call for Action against Saudi Aggression