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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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Armenia

Armenian Elections: How Did Pashinyan Escape the Defeat?
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Armenian Elections: How Did Pashinyan Escape the Defeat?

Wednesday 23 June 2021
Pashinyan seems to have persuaded the citizens in the election that his decision to accept ceasefire with Azerbaijan was right.
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What Is Escalating Azerbaijan-Armenia Dispute Afresh?
Analysis

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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What’s Behind Armenian FM’s Iran Visit?
Analysis

What’s Behind Armenian FM’s Iran Visit?

Thursday 7 October 2021
The top Armenian diplomat visited Iran as Tehran and Baku ties are tense due to provocations from Israel.
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Aliyev Anti-Iranian Accusations Aimed at Legitimizing Illegal Agenda
Analysis

Aliyev Anti-Iranian Accusations Aimed at Legitimizing Illegal Agenda

Tuesday 19 October 2021
The Azerbaijani president has illegitimated territorial ambitions and is seeking to paint them legitimate.
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Armenia, Azerbaijan Agree on Russian-Mediated Ceasefire after Border Clashes
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Armenia, Azerbaijan Agree on Russian-Mediated Ceasefire after Border Clashes

Wednesday 17 November 2021
Armenia and Azerbaijan have agreed to a Russian-mediated ceasefire at their following renewed deadly clashes between the two countries.
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What’s Sparking Azerbaijan-Armenia Clashes On First War Anniversary?
Analysis

What’s Sparking Azerbaijan-Armenia Clashes On First War Anniversary?

Friday 19 November 2021
The peace between the two neighbors remains fragile as they show no will to negotiate an ultimate deal.
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Armenia Rejects Turkish Proposal for Azerbaijan-Nakhchivan Corridor
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Armenia Rejects Turkish Proposal for Azerbaijan-Nakhchivan Corridor

Sunday 21 November 2021
Armenia rejected Turkish proposal for setting up a corridor between Azerbaijan and Nakhchivan that would pass through its territory
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New Azerbaijan-Armenia Agreement Effective but not Adequate to End Dispute: Expert
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New Azerbaijan-Armenia Agreement Effective but not Adequate to End Dispute: Expert

Tuesday 30 November 2021
An new Russian-mediated agreement between Baku and Yerevan can be effective but far from enough to bring full peace.
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3+3 Platform for Karabakh Peace: Grounds and Necessities
Analysis

3+3 Platform for Karabakh Peace: Grounds and Necessities

Tuesday 14 December 2021
A new platform for peace in South Caucasus can give a chance for realizing economic interests of interested actors.
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Iran to Send Large Trade Delegation to Armenia
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Iran to Send Large Trade Delegation to Armenia

Wednesday 2 March 2022
Iranian Minister of Industry, Mines and Trade heading a large delegation will travel to Armenia this week in a bid to push forward the policy of fast-tracking trade and economic relations with neighbors.
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How Is Ukraine Crisis Affecting Central Asian States?
Analysis

How Is Ukraine Crisis Affecting Central Asian States?

Monday 7 March 2022
Ukraine invasion led to Western sanctions on Russia with which West Asian states have extensive economic and security relations.
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Armenian PM, Putin Talk Amid Escalating Karabakh Tensions
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Armenian PM, Putin Talk Amid Escalating Karabakh Tensions

Saturday 26 March 2022
The Armenian PM says the situation is back to alarming level in Nagorno-Karabakh region.
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Azerbaijan Violates Nagorno-Karabakh Ceasefire: Russia
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Azerbaijan Violates Nagorno-Karabakh Ceasefire: Russia

Sunday 27 March 2022
The Azerbaijani military has violated the November 2020, launching airstrikes against the forces of the breakaway region, the Russian Defense Ministry claimed on Saturday.
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Iran Presidents Calls for Regional States’ Cooperation against Israeli Intrusion
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Iran Presidents Calls for Regional States’ Cooperation against Israeli Intrusion

Thursday 2 June 2022
Iran’s President Sayyed Ebrahim Raeisi urged regional nations to remain fully cautious in the face Israeli regime’s plot to infiltrate into the region and gain a foothold there
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Iran Opposes Any Geopolitical Change in Region: Top Security Official
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Iran Opposes Any Geopolitical Change in Region: Top Security Official

Thursday 7 July 2022
Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council emphasized on the significance of establishing peace and stability in the region through intra-regional cooperation, emphasizing that the Islamic Republic opposes any move that changes regional geopolitics.

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