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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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Somali Army Kills 76 Shabab Militants
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Somali Army Kills 76 Shabab Militants

Sunday 4 April 2021
At least 76 al-Shabab militants were killed in Somalia after a fierce fighting broke out on Saturday between Army and the Al-Qaeda linked terrorist group.
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Libyan National Unity Govt. Division: From Foreign Interference to Internal Armed Peace
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Libyan National Unity Govt. Division: From Foreign Interference to Internal Armed Peace

Tuesday 27 April 2021
A few months after its formation, Libyan unity government its hit by division caused by foreign intervention and ingenuine home peace.
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Somalia’s President Calls for Election, Pulling Country Back from Brink of Civil War
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Somalia’s President Calls for Election, Pulling Country Back from Brink of Civil War

Wednesday 28 April 2021
Somalia’s President called for a presidential election and a return to dialog, dropping his controversial decision to extend his own mandate and pulling the country back from the brink of civil strife for the moment.
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What’s Behind Turkish Delegation’s Libya Visit ahead of NATO Summit?
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What’s Behind Turkish Delegation’s Libya Visit ahead of NATO Summit?

Sunday 13 June 2021
While showing flexibility, Turkey wants to make it clear for the West that it wouldn’t stop pursuing interests in Libya.
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Protests Erupt in Tunisian Capital over Police Brutality
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Protests Erupt in Tunisian Capital over Police Brutality

Sunday 13 June 2021
Violent protests erupted in the Tunisian capital on Saturday after a video went viral of what appears to be four plain-clothes police officers stripping and beating a minor on the street.
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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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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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Senior Bahraini Cleric Hails Nigerian Sheikh Zakzaky’s Release from Prison
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Senior Bahraini Cleric Hails Nigerian Sheikh Zakzaky’s Release from Prison

Tuesday 3 August 2021
Spiritual leader of Bahraini Shiites Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim hailed freedom of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, and his acquittal of all the charges leveled against him and his wife.
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A Decade after Uprising, Can Gaddafi’s Son Saif Al-Islam Rise to Power in Libya?
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A Decade after Uprising, Can Gaddafi’s Son Saif Al-Islam Rise to Power in Libya?

Thursday 5 August 2021
In a recent interview, Saif Al-Islam said he has political and military allies and can return to take back his father’s rule.
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Anti-Shiite State Crimes in Nigeria, Again: From Foreign Incitement to Disgraceful Western Silence
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Anti-Shiite State Crimes in Nigeria, Again: From Foreign Incitement to Disgraceful Western Silence

Tuesday 24 August 2021
This year, too, Nigerian forces attacked Shiite Ashura ceremonies. Clearly the raids are foreign-incited, amid Western silence.
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Coup Attempt Failed in Sudan: State Media
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Coup Attempt Failed in Sudan: State Media

Tuesday 21 September 2021
An attempted coup in Sudan “failed” early on Tuesday, state media reported, without identifying the plotters.
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Algeria Chases Away Spying Israeli Submarine Near Territorial Waters
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Algeria Chases Away Spying Israeli Submarine Near Territorial Waters

Saturday 2 October 2021
Algeria’s navy forces have chased away a spying Israeli submarine that approached the country’s territorial waters during the preparation of the Algerian army’s maritime drills in the western coasts on September 27.
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US Pressuring Sudan to Normalize Relations with Israeli Regime: Report
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US Pressuring Sudan to Normalize Relations with Israeli Regime: Report

Monday 11 October 2021
The US is pressing Sudan to officially normalize its relations with the Israeli regime, a process that is conditioned on a Sudanese parliamentary approval.
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Tunisia’s President Names New Government 11 Weeks after Power Grab
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Tunisia’s President Names New Government 11 Weeks after Power Grab

Monday 11 October 2021
Tunisia named a new government on Monday, 11 weeks after President Kais Saied ousted the prime minister and suspended parliament to assume near total control in moves that his critics call a coup.
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Sudan Condemns Granting Israel Observer Status in African Union
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Sudan Condemns Granting Israel Observer Status in African Union

Saturday 16 October 2021
Sudan strongly rejected a decision by the African Union Commission to grant Israeli regime observer status, despite signing an agreement last year to normalize ties with Tel Aviv.

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Terrorist Attack at Shiite Mosque in Afghan City of Kandahar Kills Dozens

Terrorist Attack at Shiite Mosque in Afghan City of Kandahar Kills Dozens