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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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Comedian Wins Ukraine’s Presidential Vote
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Comedian Wins Ukraine’s Presidential Vote

Monday 22 April 2019
Volodymyr Zelensky, a Television Comic, has won Ukraine’s presidential runoff vote, defeating incumbent President Petro Poroshenko with more than 73 percent of the vote against about 25, according to official preliminary results.
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Before Ousting Assange, Moreno Govt Spied on Him for Over a Year
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Before Ousting Assange, Moreno Govt Spied on Him for Over a Year

Monday 22 April 2019
Like the proverbial “shot heard round the world,” the U.K.’s arrest and imprisonment of publisher and journalist Julian Assange officially signaled the Western world’s war on a free press. The Australian who founded WikiLeaks, but stepped down as editor-in-chief last year, was ousted from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London last week after Ecuador President Lenin Moreno revoked his political asylum, and arrested by the U.K.’s Metropolitan Police. He was seen holding a copy of Gore Vidal: History of the National Security State while men dressed in suits — perhaps in a futile effort to make the arrest look a bit less repugnant — dragged the publisher out, handcuffed and resisting.
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Seven Suicide Bombers Carried out Sri Lanka Attacks, Intl Network Involved: Officials
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Seven Suicide Bombers Carried out Sri Lanka Attacks, Intl Network Involved: Officials

Monday 22 April 2019
Sri Lanka Authorities say seven suicide bombers took part in the attacks on churches and luxury hotels on Sunday that killed 290 people and wounded more than 500.
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Saudi, UAE to Send $3 Billion Aid to Sudan’s New Junta Amid Protests
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Saudi, UAE to Send $3 Billion Aid to Sudan’s New Junta Amid Protests

Monday 22 April 2019
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have announced on Sunday a joint package of aid worth $3 billion for Sudan, where military leaders seized power from President Omar al-Bashir last week.
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New Israeli Security Doctrine: Principles, Challenges
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New Israeli Security Doctrine: Principles, Challenges

Monday 22 April 2019
The Israeli PM is expected to unveil a new security strategy after he won the recent elections.
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Terrorist Groups Seek to ‘Contaminate’ Tehran-Islamabad Ties: Iran Leader
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Terrorist Groups Seek to ‘Contaminate’ Tehran-Islamabad Ties: Iran Leader

Tuesday 23 April 2019
Iran’s leader Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei said on Monday terrorist groups backed by enemies of Iran and Pakistan seek to cause tension in the two neighbor countries’ relations.
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Saudi, UAE’s Strategic Spots within Our Missiles’ Reach: Ansarullah
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Saudi, UAE’s Strategic Spots within Our Missiles’ Reach: Ansarullah

Tuesday 23 April 2019
Yemeni Ansarullah resistance movement warned on Monday it can hit “strategic targets” in Saudi Arabia and its closest regional ally the United Arab Emirates, unless the invaders observe a UN-brokered ceasefire.
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Sanders Calls for overriding Trump’s Veto of Yemen Resolution
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Sanders Calls for overriding Trump’s Veto of Yemen Resolution

Tuesday 23 April 2019
Democratic Senator Bernie Sanders has called on the US Congress to override President Donald Trump’s veto against a congressional resolution directing the removal of American forces from the Saudi-led aggression on Yemen.
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US Escalates Pressure against Lebanese Hezbollah Movement
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US Escalates Pressure against Lebanese Hezbollah Movement

Tuesday 23 April 2019
In yet another step towards intensifying pressure campaign against Hezbollah, The United States has offered a reward of up to $10 million dollars in return for information about the Lebanese resistance movement’s finances.
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Sri Lanka Police Arrest 40 as Death Toll from Sunday Blasts Reaches 310
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Sri Lanka Police Arrest 40 as Death Toll from Sunday Blasts Reaches 310

Tuesday 23 April 2019
Sri Lankan police have arrested 40 people, in connection with deadly attacks on churches and luxury hotels on Sunday
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N Korea Leader to Visit Russia to Meet Putin: Report
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N Korea Leader to Visit Russia to Meet Putin: Report

Tuesday 23 April 2019
According to the North Korean Central News Agency, Kim Jong-un reportedly is set to visit Russia in the near future to meet President Putin, in what would be the first meeting of the two heads of state.
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Israel Apartheid State, Trump’s Deal Doomed: French US Envoy
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Israel Apartheid State, Trump’s Deal Doomed: French US Envoy

Tuesday 23 April 2019
Outgoing French Ambassador to the US, Gérard Araud, criticized Israel I regime as an “apartheid state”, adding that US President Donald Trump’s “deal of the century,” aimed at resolving the decades-long conflict between Israel and Palestine, looks dead in the water.
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US Decision to End Iran Oil Waivers Intensifies Mideast Turmoil: China
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US Decision to End Iran Oil Waivers Intensifies Mideast Turmoil: China

Tuesday 23 April 2019
China has voiced its firm opposition to Trump administration’s decision to end sanctions waivers it granted to some importers of Iranian oil, saying that it will fuel the “turmoil” in the troubled West Asia and in the global energy markets.
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US Sanctions Iran Oil Due to Regional Failure
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US Sanctions Iran Oil Due to Regional Failure

Tuesday 23 April 2019
The US said it will not renew the waivers from sanctions for major Iranian oil buyers as they expire.

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Florida Scrambles to Prepare as Hurricane Ian Churns toward Coast

Florida Scrambles to Prepare as Hurricane Ian Churns toward Coast