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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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Azerbaijan Seizes Town in Karabakh as Fresh Ceasefire Appears to Fail
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Azerbaijan Seizes Town in Karabakh as Fresh Ceasefire Appears to Fail

Tuesday 27 October 2020
Azerbaijan forces have seized control of a strategic town between the enclave and the Iranian border in disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region, as a new US-brokered ceasefire failed to end a month of fighting.
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Iran Deputy FM Visits Turkey to Promote Karabakh Peace Initiative
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Iran Deputy FM Visits Turkey to Promote Karabakh Peace Initiative

Saturday 31 October 2020
Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister has travelled to Turkey to discuss Islamic Republics’ initiative for a resolution of the conflict between Azerbaijan and Armenia over the Nagorno-Karabakh region.
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Will Iranian Diplomacy Stop Karabakh War?
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Will Iranian Diplomacy Stop Karabakh War?

Monday 2 November 2020
Iran has stepped up its diplomatic movement and presented a peace initiative to Karabakh war as it feels security threats next door.
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Armenia Agrees to Withdraw Forces from Occupied Karabakh
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Armenia Agrees to Withdraw Forces from Occupied Karabakh

Tuesday 10 November 2020
Armenia and Azerbaijan has signed a Russia-brokered deal to end its conflict in the Nagorno-Karabakh region. According to the agreement, Yerevan is committed to withdraw all its forces from the occupied territories in a move that has outraged Armenians who consider it as “concession of defeat”.
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West Plotting to Disrupt Karabakh Ceasefire: Russia
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West Plotting to Disrupt Karabakh Ceasefire: Russia

Thursday 19 November 2020
Director of Russian Foreign Intelligence Service (SVR) accused number of Western countries of trying to reignite armed conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan over Nagorno-Karabakh, following a Moscow-brokered ceasefire agreement that ended weeks of fighting between Baku and Yerevan over the disputed region.
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Baku-Yerevan Have Much To Discuss, Putin Prevented Full Karabakh Fall: Expert
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Baku-Yerevan Have Much To Discuss, Putin Prevented Full Karabakh Fall: Expert

Wednesday 13 January 2021
Russia hosted Karabakh ceasefire talks. The dispute may not be over as both Azerbaijan and Armenia have much to discuss about the disputed region.
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Pashinyan Cause of Polarization, No Chances for Coup in Armenia: Expert
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Pashinyan Cause of Polarization, No Chances for Coup in Armenia: Expert

Friday 5 March 2021
PM Pashinyan has been a divisive figure since his selection in 2018. Still, the army hardly arranges a coup against him.
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Vital Central Asia Transit Corridors and Their Significance for Iran
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Vital Central Asia Transit Corridors and Their Significance for Iran

Wednesday 10 March 2021
Central Asia is the heart of the international transit corridors. Iran can take advantage as all the corridors cross it.
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Armenian Premier Dismisses Chief of General Staff
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Armenian Premier Dismisses Chief of General Staff

Wednesday 10 March 2021
Armenian Premier Nikol Pashinyan fired the army’s Chief of General Staff over the allegation that the military has effectively staged a coup against his government.
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Turkey Summons US Envoy over Biden Recognition of Armenian Genocide
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Turkey Summons US Envoy over Biden Recognition of Armenian Genocide

Sunday 25 April 2021
Turkey summoned the US ambassador to Ankara, condemning US President’s recognition of the Armenian Genocide as a threat to regional peace.
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Armenian Premier Resigns ahead of Snap Elections
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Armenian Premier Resigns ahead of Snap Elections

Sunday 25 April 2021
Armenian Prime Minister resigned on Sunday to pave the way for a snap parliamentary election aimed at defusing a political crisis triggered by last year’s war with Azerbaijan over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region.
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Disarray Hitting CSTO as the US Central Asia Game Gains Traction
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Disarray Hitting CSTO as the US Central Asia Game Gains Traction

Sunday 23 May 2021
The US intensifies its game in Central Asia region with its quest for a host for a military base, hitting the order in already malfunctioning CSTO.
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What’s Behind US Central Asia Military Presence Plans?
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What’s Behind US Central Asia Military Presence Plans?

Wednesday 26 May 2021
The Americans want to stay in Central Asia after withdrawal from Afghanistan to contain Russia and China.
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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?
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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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Yemeni Children Protest outside UN Office in l Sanaa, Call for Action against Saudi Aggression

Yemeni Children Protest outside UN Office in l Sanaa, Call for Action against Saudi Aggression