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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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Why Is Al Bayda Center of Yemen Conflict?
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Why Is Al Bayda Center of Yemen Conflict?

Thursday 15 July 2021
Al Bayda has a unique location, offering access to eight provinces. Controlling it by each side would make difference to war.
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Hariri Resignation: Will Lebanon Head to Edge or a New Cabinet Is Within Reach Now?
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Hariri Resignation: Will Lebanon Head to Edge or a New Cabinet Is Within Reach Now?

Saturday 17 July 2021 ،
Hariri resigned as his pressures to form a government serving the foreign agenda have failed so far. His rivals may have a chance now.
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Al-Sadr Election Shock: What Does He Have in Mind?
Analysis

Al-Sadr Election Shock: What Does He Have in Mind?

Monday 19 July 2021 ،
The Iraqi cleric al-Sadr announced boycott of the October election, as he seeks to save position and avoid loss.
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Fallen behind China, Europe Rushing to Catch up
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Fallen behind China, Europe Rushing to Catch up

Monday 19 July 2021 ،
European leaders have approved an investment strategy rival to China’s Belt and Road Initiative as they have fallen behind.
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Tip of Iceberg? Reasons Recent Saudi-Emirati Spat not Easy to Solve
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Tip of Iceberg? Reasons Recent Saudi-Emirati Spat not Easy to Solve

Tuesday 20 July 2021 ،
Saudi Arabia and the UAE seemingly clashed over oil output. But this is just the surface. There are deeper issues.
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What’s Behind Jordan King’s Washington Visit?
Analysis

What’s Behind Jordan King’s Washington Visit?

Wednesday 21 July 2021 ،
The Jordanian monarch has on agenda Palestinian case and calls for financial aids from Washington.
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Instrumentalizing Northern Cyprus, Erdogan Sends Messages to Europe
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Instrumentalizing Northern Cyprus, Erdogan Sends Messages to Europe

Thursday 22 July 2021 ،
The Turkish leader visited the Turkish part of Cyprus and unveils plans to solidify the region’s independence, going against EU will.
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Ethiopian Dam Dispute: How Is Tel Aviv Fishing in Troubled Nile Waters?
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Ethiopian Dam Dispute: How Is Tel Aviv Fishing in Troubled Nile Waters?

Friday 23 July 2021 ،
Israel has role in the dam dispute between Egypt and Ethiopia and this role origins from its essential plans for Nile waters.
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Can Al-Kadhimi Walk Tightrope Between Iraqi Nation, Washington`?
Analysis

Can Al-Kadhimi Walk Tightrope Between Iraqi Nation, Washington`?

Sunday 25 July 2021 ،
While seeking close ties with the Americans, al-Kadhimi has to respond to people demanding expulsion of the US occupation.
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US Advisory Presence in Iraq: Will It Keep Them in Iraq or Speed Up Their Exit?
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US Advisory Presence in Iraq: Will It Keep Them in Iraq or Speed Up Their Exit?

Monday 26 July 2021 ،
The US wants to keep its forces in Iraq under training mission. Afghanistan army experience speaks against this plan.
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Tel Aviv Granted AU Observer Status: How Would This Benefit Israelis?
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Tel Aviv Granted AU Observer Status: How Would This Benefit Israelis?

Monday 26 July 2021 ،
19 years after its ouster, the Israeli regime rejoined the African Union (AU) as an observer member on July 22. A statement published by the Israeli Foreign Ministry said that Tel Aviv has relations with 46 African countries and in recent years, it resumed ties with Chad and Guinea, and earlier this year normalized ties with Sudan.
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What Is Escalating Azerbaijan-Armenia Dispute Afresh?
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What Is Escalating Azerbaijan-Armenia Dispute Afresh?

Wednesday 28 July 2021 ،
New clashes reported between Azerbaijan and Armenia, mainly because terms of the November 2020 agreement are not implemented.
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How Is Iraq Reacting to Washington-Baghdad Agreement?
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How Is Iraq Reacting to Washington-Baghdad Agreement?

Friday 30 July 2021 ،
While the US says it continues its advisory presence, game-changing actors in Iraq want complete combat and non-combat forces exit.
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How Is Yemen War Destructive for Regional Ecosystem?
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How Is Yemen War Destructive for Regional Ecosystem?

Saturday 31 July 2021 ،
With their military operation taking the least care about the environment, Saudi Arabia and the UAE are to blame for Yemen environmental crisis.
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Nigeria’s Sheikh Zakzaky Release Symbolizes Justice Victory
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Nigeria’s Sheikh Zakzaky Release Symbolizes Justice Victory

Sunday 1 August 2021 ،
A Nigerian court ruled that the Shiite Cleric was innocent and dropped all government charges against him.

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