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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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Children Aged 12, Over Should Wear Masks Like Adults: WHO
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Children Aged 12, Over Should Wear Masks Like Adults: WHO

Sunday 23 August 2020
The World Health Organization (WHO) said children aged 12 and over should wear masks to help tackle the COVID-19 pandemic under the same conditions as adults, while children between six and 11 should wear them on a risk-based approach.
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Yemenis Condemn Israel-UAE Normalization Deal as ’Great Betrayal’
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Yemenis Condemn Israel-UAE Normalization Deal as ’Great Betrayal’

Sunday 23 August 2020
Yemeni people took to the streets of the capital Sana’a on Saturday to condemn the UAE-Israeli regime normalization deal. Raising Palestinian flags and chanting slogans in support of the Palestinian people, the Yemeni demonstrators slammed normalization of ties with the Israeli regime as “a great betrayal.”
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Hezbollah Shoots down Intruding Israeli Drone over Lebanon
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Hezbollah Shoots down Intruding Israeli Drone over Lebanon

Sunday 23 August 2020
Hezbollah resistance group has shot down an Israeli drone that had violated Lebanon’s airspace.
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Army General to Lead US Space Command as New War-Fighting Force
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Army General to Lead US Space Command as New War-Fighting Force

Sunday 23 August 2020
The general officer who was simultaneously leading the new Space Force military branch and a combatant command overseeing operations beyond Earth is no longer serving in both roles.
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Mail Sorting Machines Across America Dismantled Ahead of November Election
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Mail Sorting Machines Across America Dismantled Ahead of November Election

Sunday 23 August 2020
With little explanation from management, United States Postal Service (USPS) machines are being disassembled across the country. A USPS worker leaked images of a newly decommissioned machine — capable of handling 30,000 pieces of mail per hour — to NBC Montana.
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Turkey Holds Military Drills in Aegean Sea amid Tensions with Greece
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Turkey Holds Military Drills in Aegean Sea amid Tensions with Greece

Sunday 23 August 2020
Turkish army has carried out military drills in the Aegean Sea, amid escalating tensions with Greece in the eastern Mediterranean Sea over gas and oil exploration.
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Nigerian Police Attack Shiites’ Muharram Ceremony, Kills 3, Injures Dozens
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Nigerian Police Attack Shiites’ Muharram Ceremony, Kills 3, Injures Dozens

Sunday 23 August 2020
Nigerian police attacked Shiite mourners marking the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (AS), the third Shiite Imam and grandson of Prophet Mohammad (Peace be upon Him), in the northern state of Kaduna. At least three people have been killed and dozens of others injured.
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Why Does Trump Seek To Snap Back Anti-Iranian Sanctions?
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Why Does Trump Seek To Snap Back Anti-Iranian Sanctions?

Monday 24 August 2020
The US president, devoid of any foreign policy success, tests his last much-needed-for-election chance against Iran. But he is facing strong opposition.
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Deciphering Riyadh’s Rejection to Dictates of  White House
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Deciphering Riyadh’s Rejection to Dictates of White House

Monday 24 August 2020
Alwaght- Amid differing reactions from countries in the region to the normalization of relations between the UAE and the Zionist regime, Saudi Arabia, which was initially quiet, finally, after a six-day period, in its first reaction to this, claimed that it was committed to the Arab Peace Initiative.
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What’s Motivating US Plan To Sell UAE F-35 Fighter Jets?
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What’s Motivating US Plan To Sell UAE F-35 Fighter Jets?

Monday 24 August 2020
The US president said that White House is considering the plan to sell the UAE F-35 jets. Tel Aviv objected but it does not look serious.
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Morocco against Normalization with Israel: Premier Says ahead of Kushner’s Visit
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Morocco against Normalization with Israel: Premier Says ahead of Kushner’s Visit

Monday 24 August 2020
Saad Dine El Otmani, prime minister of Morocco, made it clear that his country is opposed to any normalization of relations with Israeli regime ahead of a visit by the US president’s senior advisor Jared Kushner to the Arab country.
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Al-Kadhimi’s Warm US Talks Received With Chill At Home
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Al-Kadhimi’s Warm US Talks Received With Chill At Home

Tuesday 25 August 2020
The Iraqi PM wanted his trip to the US a success but his failure to raise US military exit scored him negative points among the Iraqis and political parties.
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What Does Pompeo Seek By His Regional Tour?
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What Does Pompeo Seek By His Regional Tour?

Tuesday 25 August 2020
Top US diplomat is touring the region in a week, with his central aim gathering support to normalization with Tel Aviv and making foreign policy gains for Trump.
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Rohingya Refugees Mark Anniversary of Exodus to Bangladesh
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Rohingya Refugees Mark Anniversary of Exodus to Bangladesh

Tuesday 25 August 2020
Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh have held a silent protest on Tuesday to mark the third anniversary of a crackdown on the Muslim minority by Myanmar that killed thousands of them.

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Farmers in Poland are on the streets again to protest EU agricultural policies

Farmers in Poland are on the streets again to protest EU agricultural policies