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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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26 Terrorists Captured over Shah Cheragh Terrorist Attack: Intelligence Ministry

26 Terrorists Captured over Shah Cheragh Terrorist Attack: Intelligence Ministry

Monday 7 November 2022
Iranian security and intelligence forces have arrested 26 terrorists for involvement in a recent terrorist attack on the Shah Cheragh shrine in the southern province of Fars, Intelligence Ministry announced adding that the main coordinator of the deadly indecent was a citizen of the Republic of Azer ...
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American Citizen Killed in Central Baghdad: Report

American Citizen Killed in Central Baghdad: Report

Tuesday 8 November 2022 ،
An American citizen reportedly was killed on Monday in central Baghdad after a failed attempt to kidnap him Alwaght- An American citizen reportedly was killed on Monday in central Baghdad after a failed attempt to kidnap him. The body was taken to a hospital in the capital's Karrada district an ...
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Iran Develops Hypersonic Ballistic Missile Able to Penetrate Advanced Air Defense Shields

Iran Develops Hypersonic Ballistic Missile Able to Penetrate Advanced Air Defense Shields

Thursday 10 November 2022 ،
Iran has developed a homegrown hypersonic ballistic missile which is capable of penetrating sophisticated aerial defense shields and striking designated targets, the commander of the IRGC’s Aerospace Division, told reporters on Thursday. Alwaght- Iran has developed a homegrown hypersonic ballistic m ...
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Russia Kherson Withdrawal: Accepting Defeat or Tactical Retreat?

Russia Kherson Withdrawal: Accepting Defeat or Tactical Retreat?

Saturday 12 November 2022 ،
The Russian forces are withdrawing from Kherson front as risks of high casualties for military forces and civilians are rising. Alwaght- A month after a referendum that led to annexation of four Ukrainian regions, including Kherson, the Russian officials have made a new decision. They are withdrawin ...
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Who’s Benefiting More From Istanbul Terrorist Attack?

Who’s Benefiting More From Istanbul Terrorist Attack?

Thursday 17 November 2022 ،
Ankara would use the blast to attack coalition with Kurdish parties. PKK, on the other hand, seeks challenges to Erdogan in the current situation. Alwaght- On Sunday, Turkish media broke the news about a huge blast in Beyoglu neighborhood of Istanbul that took lives of 6 people and injured over 80. ...
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Political Forces in New Iraqi Cabinet’s Composition

Political Forces in New Iraqi Cabinet’s Composition

Sunday 20 November 2022 ،
The new Iraqi PM formed almost a comprehensive government by giving positions to all parties. Alwaght- It has been a month since the new Iraqi government led by Prime Minister Mohammed Shia al-Sudani started its work. Since then, the appointment of ministers and top managers by PM al-Sudani has been ...
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What’s behind US Plan to Deploy Unmanned Boats to Persian Gulf?

What’s behind US Plan to Deploy Unmanned Boats to Persian Gulf?

Monday 21 November 2022 ،
The drone deployment plan in regional waters is following an attack on an Israeli tanker. Alwaght- Following reports of an attack on an oil tanker, Pacific Zircon, belonging to an Israeli billionaire off Oman coast, the US announced a plan to deploy to the regional waters a fleet of 100 unmanned boa ...
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Iran Would Take Action Itself if Iraqi Kurdistan Region Does not Reign in Terrorists: Expert

Iran Would Take Action Itself if Iraqi Kurdistan Region Does not Reign in Terrorists: Expert

Tuesday 22 November 2022 ،
Iran is losing patience with Iraqi Kurdistan-based terrorists and mulls ground operation if Erbil inaction continues. Alwaght- The Iraqi Kurdistan region's ignorance of the repeated Iranian warnings about activities of terrorist groups posing threats to Iranian national security from northern Ir ...
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Azerbaijan Opening Tel Aviv Embassy While Silencing Opposing Voices

Azerbaijan Opening Tel Aviv Embassy While Silencing Opposing Voices

Wednesday 23 November 2022 ،
After opening embassy in Israel, Aliyev rule would need to crack down heavier on the opposition. Alwaght- Last Friday, Azerbaijan parliament approved opening an embassy in the Israeli regime, taking a long step towards full normalization. The move marked a great achievement for the Israelis in showi ...
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No Assassination Act To Go Unanswered: IRGC Chief Warns Enemies

No Assassination Act To Go Unanswered: IRGC Chief Warns Enemies

Thursday 24 November 2022 ،
The chief commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) warned enemies on Thursday that no act of assassination against the elite force will go unanswered, days after the IRGC blamed Israel for the martyrdom of one of its members in Syria. Alwaght- The chief commander of Iran’s Is ...

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