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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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Amir-Abdollahian’s Regional Tour: Is Tehran Making Final Preparations for Retaliation?

Amir-Abdollahian’s Regional Tour: Is Tehran Making Final Preparations for Retaliation?

Tuesday 9 April 2024
Iran’s top diplomat visited Oman and Syria where he discusses Gaza and Tehran’s response to Israel attack on its consulate in Damascus. Alwaght- While the Israeli regime with its attack on the Iranian consulate in Damascus has brought the conflict with the Axis of Resistance to a boiling point, the ...
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Iran’s Anti-Israeli Attack and Its Role in Scuppering Arab NATO Plan

Iran’s Anti-Israeli Attack and Its Role in Scuppering Arab NATO Plan

Wednesday 17 April 2024 ،
Iran’s Operation True Promise against Israel made it clear to Arab countries that costs of coalition with Israel outweigh its benefits. Alwaght- After the extensive Iranian drone and missile strikes on the Israeli regime that put the rules of engagement and deterrence equations in the region into a ...
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Reuters: Biden does not intend to intensify Iran’s oil sanctions

Reuters: Biden does not intend to intensify Iran’s oil sanctions

Wednesday 17 April 2024 ،
The Biden administration is hesitant to intensify sanctions on Iranian oil exports out of concern for potential spikes in oil prices ALWAGHT- The Biden administration is hesitant to intensify sanctions on Iranian oil exports out of concern for potential spikes in oil prices and the risk of offending ...
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Two Big Reasons for Pessimism: Is US-Saudi Defense Pact Really Too Close?

Two Big Reasons for Pessimism: Is US-Saudi Defense Pact Really Too Close?

Sunday 12 May 2024 ،
The US says a defense deal with Saudi Arabia is close, but major gaps need to be filled first. Alwaght- On April 29, the US Secretary of State Antony Blinken issued a surprise statement reporting the closeness of Washington and Riyadh to signing a new defense pact. Shortly after, Saudi Foreign Minis ...
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Iran-India 10-Year Deal: Breathing New Life into Strategic Chabahar Port

Iran-India 10-Year Deal: Breathing New Life into Strategic Chabahar Port

Wednesday 15 May 2024 ،
Iran and India signed a deal that will allow for developing the strategic Chabahar port and make it key to regional trade. Alwaght- After eight years of Indian government's procrastination and non-commitment to investment in Chabahar port, finally a long-term agreement was signed on Monday betwe ...
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Iran Names New Foreign Policy Chief after Death of Top Diplomat in Chopper Crash

Iran Names New Foreign Policy Chief after Death of Top Diplomat in Chopper Crash

Monday 20 May 2024 ،
Baqeri replaced the late Amir-Abdollahian as interim foreign minister following a deadline helicopter crash of Saturday. Alwaght- After the passing away of Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian, his deputy for political affairs, Ali Baqeri, was assigned to the administration’s commi ...
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How Does the World View Pres. Raisi’s Passing?

How Does the World View Pres. Raisi’s Passing?

Wednesday 22 May 2024 ،
The world reacted to passing of Iranian President Raisi, with all labeling him an influential head of state. Alwaght- The news of crash of helicopter carrying Iranian President Seyyed Ibrahim Raisi, Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, and some other officials since the initial moments were fo ...
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Three Precious Legacies of Pres. Raisi’s Economic Diplomacy

Three Precious Legacies of Pres. Raisi’s Economic Diplomacy

Saturday 25 May 2024 ،
President Raisi worked on expansion of trade with neighboring states and regional blocs by unlocking national capacities. Alwaght- Iran is mourning its revolutionary President Sayyed Ibrahim Raisi who on Sunday was martyred in a helicopter crash in northwest of the country. He dedicated his life for ...
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US to Blame for Iranian President Helicopter Crash: Belarus President

US to Blame for Iranian President Helicopter Crash: Belarus President

Saturday 25 May 2024 ،
Nuclear deal of 2015 gave Iran some access to planes manufacturers, but Trump’s withdrawal soon revoked deals with Boeing and Airbus. 
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Russia in Africa: What’s Moscow after in Sudan?

Russia in Africa: What’s Moscow after in Sudan?

Monday 1 July 2024 ،
Moscow sees it a necessity to rebuild its traditional presence in Africa and Sudan naval base can provide a major gate. Alwaght- About three decades after end of the Soviet military presence in the Red Sea, it seems that the Kremlin intends to rebuild its presence in Africa and meanwhile Sudan is of ...

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