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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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Rights Groups Urge Al Khalifah Rgime for ‘Immediate’ Release of Bahraini Activist
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Rights Groups Urge Al Khalifah Rgime for ‘Immediate’ Release of Bahraini Activist

Sunday 14 August 2022
Over a dozen international rights organizations urged for the “immediate and unconditional” release of imprisoned academic and human rights activist Abduljalil al-Singace due to his failing health.
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Bahraini Regime’s Ban on Shiite Pilgrimages: Objectives, Reasons
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Bahraini Regime’s Ban on Shiite Pilgrimages: Objectives, Reasons

Sunday 28 August 2022
Bahraini regime, which has spared no effort to suppress Shiites in the past decade, has imposed new arbitrary restrictions on the travel of Shiites abroad in recent days. While Shiites, who compose majority population in the Persian Gulf kingdom, are preparing to attend the Arbaeen ceremony of Imam Hosseini (PBUH) in Iraq, the Sunni ruling Al Khalifa regime continues its constant hostility against the religious beliefs of the Shiites and intends to prevent them from making a pilgrimage to the Shiite holy places in Iraq as well as in Iran. For this purpose, the Department of Citizenship, Passport and Residency in the Ministry of Interior of Bahrain makes citizens to apply for "Request for Travel Permit" with the aim of restricting and preventing Shiites from traveling to Iraq and Iran.
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Bahrain’s Main Opposition Group Calls for Boycott of November Legislative Elections
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Bahrain’s Main Opposition Group Calls for Boycott of November Legislative Elections

Friday 16 September 2022
The November general elections scheduled amid a heavy crackdown on the pro-democracy voice.
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Israeli Project Wants Bahrain Another Palestine
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Israeli Project Wants Bahrain Another Palestine

Sunday 18 September 2022
The Israeli president is set to visit Bahrain for closer ties amid Bahrain government taking in Jews for citizenship.
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Bahraini Opposition Groups Boycott ’Sham’ Elections
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Bahraini Opposition Groups Boycott ’Sham’ Elections

Saturday 24 September 2022
Six Bahraini opposition groups boycotted Al khalifa regime’s parliamentary and municipal elections to be held on November 12.
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Bahraini Opposition Leader Denied Medical Care, Abused at Prison: Rights group
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Bahraini Opposition Leader Denied Medical Care, Abused at Prison: Rights group

Thursday 29 September 2022
Abduljalil al-Miqdad, a political detainee and a leading Shiite cleric has been assaulted at Bahrain’s notorious Jau Prison en route to a medical appointment, as the Manama regime keeps up harassment of imprisoned political dissidents.
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Bahrain Election Coat of Democracy on Despotism
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Bahrain Election Coat of Democracy on Despotism

Saturday 8 October 2022
Bahrain is set to hold its parliamentary election but opposition called it sham and only aimed at solidifying Al Khalifa autocracy.
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What Pope Needs to Know about Bahrain’s Realities
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What Pope Needs to Know about Bahrain’s Realities

Wednesday 2 November 2022
The Pope is set to visit Bahrain amid crackdown and abuses against the Shiite majority in the Persian Gulf nation.
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Rights Groups Urge Pope to Raise Human Rights during Upcoming Bahrain Visit
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Rights Groups Urge Pope to Raise Human Rights during Upcoming Bahrain Visit

Wednesday 2 November 2022
Nine international human rights organizations called on Pope Francis to call for an end to human rights abuses in Bahrain and denounce injustice and repressive policies of the Al Khalifa regime during his upcoming visit to the Persian Gulf kingdom.
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Bahraini Activists Urge Pope to Press Regime to End Human Rights Abuse
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Bahraini Activists Urge Pope to Press Regime to End Human Rights Abuse

Saturday 5 November 2022
Families of Bahraini political prisoners urged Pope Francis to put pressure on the Manama regime to end human rights abuses across the kingdom, calling on the pontiff to highlight the plight of the inmates by visiting their families and even prisoners themselves.
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Participation in Bahrain’s Sham Parliamentary Election Is ‘Betrayal’: Top Cleric
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Participation in Bahrain’s Sham Parliamentary Election Is ‘Betrayal’: Top Cleric

Saturday 12 November 2022
Bahraini Shiites’ spiritual leader Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim has reiterated the call to boycott parliamentary elections, saying participation in the sham elections amounts to betrayal.
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People Protest, Groups Condemn ’Repressive’ Climate as Bahrain Holds Election
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People Protest, Groups Condemn ’Repressive’ Climate as Bahrain Holds Election

Saturday 12 November 2022
Bahraini people staged demonstrations and rights groups denounced a “repressive climate” as the West-backed Persian Gulf state holds parliament elections after dissolving main opposition groups and cracking down on dissent.
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Bahrain’s Sham Election in Absence of People
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Bahrain’s Sham Election in Absence of People

Sunday 13 November 2022
A majority of people, especially Shiites, boycotted the largely sham election as prospects of real reforms are not seen.
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Exiled Bahraini Shiite Leader Protests Jewish Hanukkah Celebration in Manama
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Exiled Bahraini Shiite Leader Protests Jewish Hanukkah Celebration in Manama

Thursday 1 December 2022
Bahrain is holding the ceremony as part of ongoing normalization process.
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Bahrainis Rally against Upcoming Visit of Israeli President , Condemn Normalization
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Bahrainis Rally against Upcoming Visit of Israeli President , Condemn Normalization

Saturday 3 December 2022
Bahraini people took to the streets in the tiny Persian Gulf island to condemn normalization of relations with Tel Aviv and express their outrage over Israeli regimes president Isaac Herzog’s upcoming visit to the state.

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World Largest Active volcano, Mauna Loa, Starts to Erupt for 1st Time in Four Decades

World Largest Active volcano, Mauna Loa, Starts to Erupt for 1st Time in Four Decades