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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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Sudan Civilian Protests to Continue as Talks with Military Body Fail
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Sudan Civilian Protests to Continue as Talks with Military Body Fail

Tuesday 30 April 2019
Sudanese protesters called for continued civil disobedience and a general strike after the country’s military rulers and protest leaders have failed to reach an agreement on a joint civilian-military council to rule the African nation.
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Maduro Hails Venezuelan Army for Defeating Coup
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Maduro Hails Venezuelan Army for Defeating Coup

Wednesday 1 May 2019
President Nicolas Maduro has congratulated Venezuela’s military for "defeating" plotters of a coup following a day of violence on Tuesday.
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Jordan to Review $10 Billion Gas Deal with Israel
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Jordan to Review $10 Billion Gas Deal with Israel

Wednesday 1 May 2019
Jordanian King ordered a review of his country’s multi-billion-dollar deal to import natural gas from the Israeli-occupied territories.
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US, Taliban Begin New Round of Talks in Qatar
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US, Taliban Begin New Round of Talks in Qatar

Wednesday 1 May 2019
American and Taliban delegations are meeting on Wednesday in Qatar to resume talks as the US nearly two-decade-old war in Afghanistan has reached an impasse.
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Trump’s Push to Blacklist Muslim Brotherhood Threatens Muslim Americans
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Trump’s Push to Blacklist Muslim Brotherhood Threatens Muslim Americans

Wednesday 1 May 2019
Some say the designation may ’jeopardize’ the Muslim community and boost Islamophobia
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US, Israel to Arm Syria’s Kurdish Militants with Anti-Aircraft Missiles: Report
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US, Israel to Arm Syria’s Kurdish Militants with Anti-Aircraft Missiles: Report

Wednesday 1 May 2019
The US and Israeli regime plan to supply anti-aircraft missiles to Kurdish militants in northern Syria, whom the Turkish government views as terrorists.
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US Special Counsel Frustrated by Russia Report Summary
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US Special Counsel Frustrated by Russia Report Summary

Wednesday 1 May 2019
US Special Counsel Robert Mueller, in a letter to Attorney General William Barr last month, expressed frustration about how the findings of his Russia investigation were being portrayed, saying he worried that a letter summarizing the main conclusions of the probe lacked the necessary context and was creating public confusion about his team’s work, a Justice Department official said Tuesday night.
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Enemies on War Footing against Iran on Various Fronts: Leader
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Enemies on War Footing against Iran on Various Fronts: Leader

Wednesday 1 May 2019
Iran’s Leader Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei said that the Islamic republic’s enemies have been on a war footing against Iran on various fronts, calling on the nation to stand ready to fully confront them.
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Assange Sentenced to 50 Weeks in Jail in UK
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Assange Sentenced to 50 Weeks in Jail in UK

Wednesday 1 May 2019
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was sentenced to 50 weeks in prison by a London court for skipping bail in 2012 and hiding in the Ecuadoran embassy for seven years. The activist also faces a court hearing on extradition to Washington where he is wanted for “conspiracy to commit computer intrusion.”
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US Deploys F-35As on First Combat Mission
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US Deploys F-35As on First Combat Mission

Wednesday 1 May 2019
The US Air Force has finally flown its variant of the F-35 in combat in Iraq, nearly three years after it declared the fifth-generation combat aircraft fit for combat duty.
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US Economic Terrorism: Bases, Goals
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US Economic Terrorism: Bases, Goals

Thursday 2 May 2019
The US is stepping up what many experts believe as economic terrorism in an effort to damage states not bowing to its bullying.
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What’s Behind Iranian FM’s Fresh Moves?
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What’s Behind Iranian FM’s Fresh Moves?

Thursday 2 May 2019
Iran’s FM Zarif said Iran may decide to abandon the NPT, a message seeking to tell the West Tehran has its own cards to play.
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What’s Driving Trump’s Possible Ban on Muslim Brotherhood?
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What’s Driving Trump’s Possible Ban on Muslim Brotherhood?

Friday 3 May 2019
Trump administration says the president directed the stuff to work on sanctions on the movement.
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Turkey’s S-400 Contract: Why Does Ankara Insist, Washington Oppose?
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Turkey’s S-400 Contract: Why Does Ankara Insist, Washington Oppose?

Saturday 4 May 2019
The Russian-made air defense system is a game changer once procured and installed in Turkey.

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Florida Scrambles to Prepare as Hurricane Ian Churns toward Coast

Florida Scrambles to Prepare as Hurricane Ian Churns toward Coast