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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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Turkey Seeks Ethnic Cleansing in Northern Syria, Foreign Minister
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Turkey Seeks Ethnic Cleansing in Northern Syria, Foreign Minister

Tuesday 28 June 2022
Syrian Foreign Minister Faisal Mikdad censured the situation in northern Syria, where is occupied by Turkey and Ankara-Allied militants, stating that the situation in the occupied flank is “on the verge of a catastrophe".
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Turkey Drops Opposition to Sweden, Finland’s NATO Accession Bid
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Turkey Drops Opposition to Sweden, Finland’s NATO Accession Bid

Wednesday 29 June 2022
Turkey, taking yet another political u-turn, changed its opposition to Finland and Sweden’s bid to join NATO, removing one of the last remaining obstacles to the Nordic countries’ accession to the Western military alliance.
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Turkey’s Annual Inflation Nears 80%
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Turkey’s Annual Inflation Nears 80%

Monday 4 July 2022
Turkey’s annual inflation rate exploded this year near a quarter-century high of 78.62%, driven by the impact of the Ukraine war, soaring commodity prices and a slide in the lira since a December crisis.
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Turkey’s Lira Dips for Seventh Day As Policy Concerns Revive
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Turkey’s Lira Dips for Seventh Day As Policy Concerns Revive

Wednesday 6 July 2022
The Turkish lira slid again on Wednesday, extending its losing run to a week due to underlying dollar strength and investor concerns about soaring inflation and the policies employed to deal with the country’s economic woes.
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Russian, Turkish Presidents Will Visit Iran for Talks on Syria: Kremlin
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Russian, Turkish Presidents Will Visit Iran for Talks on Syria: Kremlin

Wednesday 13 July 2022
Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to travel to Tehran to attend peace talks on Syria with his Turkish and Iranian counterparts
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Any Military Action in Northern Syria to Destabilize Region, Benefit Terrorists: Iran Leader
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Any Military Action in Northern Syria to Destabilize Region, Benefit Terrorists: Iran Leader

Tuesday 19 July 2022
Leader of Islamic Republic of Iran told Turkish President any military action in northern Syria will definitely harm Turkey, Syria and the entire region and will instead benefit terrorists.
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World Condemns Turkish Artillery Strikes that Killed Nine Civilians in Northern Iraq
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World Condemns Turkish Artillery Strikes that Killed Nine Civilians in Northern Iraq

Thursday 21 July 2022
International organizations and world countries condemned the latest Turkish artillery strikes against a tourist resort in the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region of northern Iraq, which killed at least nine civilians and wounded more than 20 others.
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Rocket Hits Turkish Base in Iraq after Ankara’s Latest Strike
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Rocket Hits Turkish Base in Iraq after Ankara’s Latest Strike

Monday 25 July 2022
A rocket attack has targeted a military base housing Turkish troops in northern Iraq, days after a fatal shelling blamed on Turkey hit a village in the Arab country’s semi-autonomous Kurdistan region.
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Turkey To Buy More Oil, Gas from Iran: President Erdogan
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Turkey To Buy More Oil, Gas from Iran: President Erdogan

Tuesday 26 July 2022
Turkey would increase its purchases of Iranian oil and gas, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced a week after meeting with his Iranian counterpart Ebrahim Raeisi in Tehran.
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Syrian Forces Prepared to Confront Any Possible Turkish Aggression: Army
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Syrian Forces Prepared to Confront Any Possible Turkish Aggression: Army

Wednesday 27 July 2022
Syrian army’s troops are fully prepared to respond intensely to any possible Turkish offensive, the General Command of the Syrian Army and Armed Forces said amid President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s renewed threats of a new military operation in northern Syria.
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Turkey Ready to Cooperate with Syria against Kurdish Militants
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Turkey Ready to Cooperate with Syria against Kurdish Militants

Sunday 31 July 2022
Turkey is ready to assist the Syrian government in its efforts to flush out members of the US-backed Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) militant group from energy-rich areas in northeastern Syria.
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Turkey Strikes Northeastern Syria, One Civilian Killed, Several Injured
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Turkey Strikes Northeastern Syria, One Civilian Killed, Several Injured

Wednesday 10 August 2022
Turkish military struck in Syria’s northeastern province of Hasakah, killing at least one civilian and injuring several others.
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Turkey’s Border Wall Causing Serious Environmental Problems for Iran: Senior Official
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Turkey’s Border Wall Causing Serious Environmental Problems for Iran: Senior Official

Thursday 11 August 2022
Turkey is creating “serious” environmental problems for Iran by constructing a wall along the two neighboring countries’ border, a senior Iranian official said
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Will Erdogan End His Deep Rancour to Syria with a Detente?
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Will Erdogan End His Deep Rancour to Syria with a Detente?

Sunday 14 August 2022
Turkey rejected plans for rapprochement with Syria anytime soon but conditions seem to be pushing it to this direction.
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Turkish MHP Leader Supports Ankara’s Bid for ’Reconciliation’ with Syria
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Turkish MHP Leader Supports Ankara’s Bid for ’Reconciliation’ with Syria

Tuesday 16 August 2022
The leader of Turkey’s Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) supported the recent statement by Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, who had indicated Ankara’s plan to mend relations with neighboring Syria.

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Maimed or Killed, Yemeni Children Suffer Most from Tragic Saudi-Led War

Maimed or Killed, Yemeni Children Suffer Most from Tragic Saudi-Led War