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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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China’s Imports of Iranian Oil Hit Record since 2018 US Sanctions
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China’s Imports of Iranian Oil Hit Record since 2018 US Sanctions

Tuesday 11 January 2022
China’s imports of Iranian crude oil last year hit a record high since the US imposed sanctions on the Islamic Republic in 2018 with the aim of bringing the country’s oil sales down to zero, Bloomberg reports.
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Crippling Response: Which Saudi Ports Are Within Yemeni Fire Range?
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Crippling Response: Which Saudi Ports Are Within Yemeni Fire Range?

Wednesday 12 January 2022
Saudi Arabia has been threatening with strikes on Yemeni ports. Yemeni seem so certain about responding.
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Iran Ready to Boost Interactions with Regional States: Top Diplomat
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Iran Ready to Boost Interactions with Regional States: Top Diplomat

Wednesday 12 January 2022
Visiting Iranian Foreign Minister told Qatari Emir the Islamic Republic was ready to promote interactions with all regional countries in bilateral and multilateral formats.
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Bahrainis Condemn Saudi Court’s Ruling Upholding Death Sentences against Young Detainees
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Bahrainis Condemn Saudi Court’s Ruling Upholding Death Sentences against Young Detainees

Wednesday 12 January 2022
Bahraini people protested against a Saudi court ruling that upheld the death sentences against two Bahraini youths arrested by regime forces in Riyadh in 2015.
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Big Goals Behind Iran FM’s Persian Gulf Visit
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Big Goals Behind Iran FM’s Persian Gulf Visit

Saturday 15 January 2022
The top Iranian diplomat visited Muscat and Doha to expand economic and political ties as new administration gives neighbors important place in its policy.
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Four Outcomes of Syrian National Reconciliation Process
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Four Outcomes of Syrian National Reconciliation Process

Saturday 15 January 2022
The central government widens the range of reconciliation initiative, increasing its control and benefiting the citizens.
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Repression of Press Freedom, Detention of Journalists in Saudi Arabia Concerning: Rights Group
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Repression of Press Freedom, Detention of Journalists in Saudi Arabia Concerning: Rights Group

Saturday 15 January 2022
Saudi regime’s repression of press freedom and arbitrary detention of journalists is concerning, a human rights organization warned as the Riyadh’s crackdown on pro-democracy campaigners, scholars and opposition figures shows no sign of abating.
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Dozens of UAE-, Saudi-Backed Mercenaries, ISIS Terrorists Killed in Yemeni Op in Ma’rib
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Dozens of UAE-, Saudi-Backed Mercenaries, ISIS Terrorists Killed in Yemeni Op in Ma’rib

Saturday 15 January 2022
Yemeni Armed Forces have launched retaliatory missile and drone strikes on places of gathering belonging to the UAE- and Saudi-backed mercenaries and the ISIS terrorists in flashpoint Ma’rib Province, inflicting heavy losses on them.
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Lira Slump: Lebanese Economy on Fault Lines
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Lira Slump: Lebanese Economy on Fault Lines

Saturday 15 January 2022
The Lebanese economic predicament is an outcome of home factors and mainly foreign meddling and restrictions.
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Islamic Jihad Ready to Defend Bedouin Palestinians against Israeli Eviction Push
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Islamic Jihad Ready to Defend Bedouin Palestinians against Israeli Eviction Push

Saturday 15 January 2022
Palestine’s Islamic Jihad supported Bedouins in Negev (Naqab) in the face a forced eviction drive by Israeli regime, reiterating the resistance movement stands ready to defend the occupied region as it was the case during last year’s Gaza war.
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China Condemns US Sanctions on Iran with Launch of Strategic Partnership
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China Condemns US Sanctions on Iran with Launch of Strategic Partnership

Saturday 15 January 2022
China has once again reiterated its opposition to The US unilateral sanctions on Iran as the Chinese and Iranian foreign ministers announced the launch of a 25-year cooperation agreement aimed at strengthening economic and political ties.
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Iraqi-Saudi Security Cooperation: Is Unity of Opposites Possible?
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Iraqi-Saudi Security Cooperation: Is Unity of Opposites Possible?

Sunday 16 January 2022
Saudi Arabia cannot be a strategic partner because it for years plotted against Iraq and continues to do so along with interference.
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Inter-Kurdish Struggle Over Iraq Presidency: Will KDP-PUK Agreements End?
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Inter-Kurdish Struggle Over Iraq Presidency: Will KDP-PUK Agreements End?

Monday 17 January 2022
The two major Kurdish parties are divided over who becomes Iraq president in Baghdad.
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Yemeni Forces Launches Retaliatory ‘Drone’ Attacks inside UAE
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Yemeni Forces Launches Retaliatory ‘Drone’ Attacks inside UAE

Monday 17 January 2022
Yemeni forces has launched drone attacks deep inside the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as Emirati officials say three tankers, carrying fuel, exploded in Abu Dhabi
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Is Ansarullah’s Ultimatum to UAE Ending?
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Is Ansarullah’s Ultimatum to UAE Ending?

Monday 17 January 2022
Abu Dhabi airport came under attack. Though officials statements are yet to come out, Ansarullah warned of retaliatory attacks.

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Israeli Forces Violently Crack down on Bedouins Protesting against Desert Tree Planting

Israeli Forces Violently Crack down on Bedouins Protesting against Desert Tree Planting