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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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72 Years After Nakba, Palestine Liberation Has Never Been Closer
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72 Years After Nakba, Palestine Liberation Has Never Been Closer

Friday 15 May 2020
After long years of compromises that only sent the Israelis more arrogant, a majority of Palestinians now find faith in resistance as only way of liberation.
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Why Doesn’t Saudi-Emirati Bloc Act To End Southern Yemen Conflict?
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Why Doesn’t Saudi-Emirati Bloc Act To End Southern Yemen Conflict?

Monday 18 May 2020 ،
The UAE already implemented divide and rule policy in Yemen. Saudis appear to be learning from the Emiratis after disappointment with Hadi reinstallation.
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China-India Border Tensions: What Are The Causes?
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China-India Border Tensions: What Are The Causes?

Saturday 30 May 2020 ،
The border between the two Asian nations has recently witnessed tensions, after a few years of calm.
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Evacuating Incirlik Airbase Could Mark End To US-Turkey Alliance
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Evacuating Incirlik Airbase Could Mark End To US-Turkey Alliance

Saturday 19 September 2020 ،
The US is said to be considering removing its troops from the strategic Turkish airbase to Greece, a step that can bury decades-long alliance.
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Kuwait’s New Emir and Crisis at Head of Emirate
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Kuwait’s New Emir and Crisis at Head of Emirate

Sunday 4 October 2020 ،
Alwaght- With the death of the late Kuwaiti Emir, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah at the age of 91, his brother the 83-year-old crown prince of the royal family Sheikh Nawaf has been sworn in on Wednesday as Kuwait’s 16th Emir (the fifth Emir since Kuwait’s independence from Britain in 1961) and took over the affairs of one of the richest countries in the world. This event is very important at the present time because of the effects it can have on both internal and regional affairs.
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Departure From Authoritarianism? Qatari Emir Announces Parliamentary Election
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Departure From Authoritarianism? Qatari Emir Announces Parliamentary Election

Wednesday 11 November 2020 ،
The small Persian Gulf state is introducing political reforms and seeking bigger role for public.
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What Does Turkey Seek Behind Closeness To Ukraine?
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What Does Turkey Seek Behind Closeness To Ukraine?

Friday 4 December 2020 ،
Erdogan has a set of goals behind expansion of ties to Ukraine including pressure on Russia and making economic and political gains.
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Will Persian Gulf Reconciliation Grab Qatar From Muslim Brotherhood Camp?
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Will Persian Gulf Reconciliation Grab Qatar From Muslim Brotherhood Camp?

Saturday 12 December 2020 ،
Qatar may resume ties with Riyadh and other sanctioning parties but this does not separate it from Muslim Brotherhood camp that includes Turkey.
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Four Key Points About US-Israeli Proposal To Syria
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Four Key Points About US-Israeli Proposal To Syria

Tuesday 5 January 2021 ،
Washington and Tel Aviv proposed end of war, reconstruction, and influence in Lebanon if Syrian leader quitted claims for Golan Heights.
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Ankara, Its New Colonialist Approach
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Ankara, Its New Colonialist Approach

Thursday 3 June 2021 ،
Turkey under Erdogan has apparent colonialist plans, marked by intervention in Iraq, Syria, and Libya.
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Imam Khomeini, His Revolutionary Legacy: What Do World Thinkers Say?
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Imam Khomeini, His Revolutionary Legacy: What Do World Thinkers Say?

Sunday 6 June 2021 ،
This week, Iran marked anniversary of Imam Khomeini passing. He changed the equations at home and abroad.
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Creative Associates International (CAI): It’s Not Exactly CIA, But Close Enough
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Creative Associates International (CAI): It’s Not Exactly CIA, But Close Enough

Monday 16 August 2021 ،
While mercenary armies like Blackwater have at least been subject to inquiry, making the company’s name infamous around the world, Creative Associates International has largely flown under the radar — exactly where the organization’s board wants it to be.
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Afghanistan Stability Riddle: How Can Home, Foreign Actors Help?
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Afghanistan Stability Riddle: How Can Home, Foreign Actors Help?

Wednesday 1 September 2021 ،
With its central government collapsed, Afghanistan has a long way to restore governance. Home and foreign actors can help.
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How Are Strategic Ports Playing Role in UAE-Oman Competition
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How Are Strategic Ports Playing Role in UAE-Oman Competition

Saturday 4 September 2021 ،
The rivalry of ports of the UAE and Oman is increasing as the two expand service and transportation capacities.
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ISIS of Khorasan: A Threat for Afghanistan, Region
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ISIS of Khorasan: A Threat for Afghanistan, Region

Saturday 9 October 2021 ،
Benefiting from US Plans for Central Asia and power vacuum in Afghanistan, the ISIS is expanding its presence in Afghanistan.

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Bahrainis Hold Funeral for Political Prisoner, Ali Qambar

Bahrainis Hold Funeral for Political Prisoner, Ali Qambar