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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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Syrian Pres. Assad Arrives in Dubai in First Visit Since 2011 Conflict
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Syrian Pres. Assad Arrives in Dubai in First Visit Since 2011 Conflict

Saturday 19 March 2022
The visit is first to an Arab state since the conflict began in Syria in 2011.
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UAE Emphasizes on Oil Alliance with Russia Despite West Pressures
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UAE Emphasizes on Oil Alliance with Russia Despite West Pressures

Tuesday 29 March 2022
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has defied the Western country’s push for the global sanctioning of Russia over Ukraine offensive, underscoring its commitment to an oil alliance with Russia.
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Self-Proclaimed Yemeni Government Sold Oil Field to UAE
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Self-Proclaimed Yemeni Government Sold Oil Field to UAE

Monday 30 May 2022
The self-proclaimed Yemeni government reportedly has sold an oil field to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a key participant in the Saudi-led war against Yemen.
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UAE, Israeli Regime Sign Free Trade Deal despite Al-Aqsa Violations
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UAE, Israeli Regime Sign Free Trade Deal despite Al-Aqsa Violations

Tuesday 31 May 2022
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Israeli regimes have finalized a free trade agreement as part of a normalization agreement between the two, marking the first big trade accord between the Tel Aviv regime and an Arab country.
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Abu Dhabi’s Free Trade Deal with Tel Aviv: Making a Treasonous Mistake Again
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Abu Dhabi’s Free Trade Deal with Tel Aviv: Making a Treasonous Mistake Again

Saturday 4 June 2022
Frustrated about the military and security privileges of the normalization, the UAE seeks economic advantages from ties with Israel.
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Normalization with Israel to Bring Nothing but Exploitation for Arab States: Iran Leader
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Normalization with Israel to Bring Nothing but Exploitation for Arab States: Iran Leader

Thursday 9 June 2022
Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday the Arab governments that chose to normalize relations with Israel against the will of their people will end up being exploited by the occupying regime.
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Israel Deploys Radar Systems in UAE, Bahrain to Counter ‘Threats’ from Iran: Report
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Israel Deploys Radar Systems in UAE, Bahrain to Counter ‘Threats’ from Iran: Report

Saturday 11 June 2022
Israeli regime reportedly has deployed radar systems in some West Asian countries as part of joint cooperation with the region’s Arab states to counter what the Israeli media claims to be “missile threats” from Iran.
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Saudi Arabia, UAE Exploiting Yemen’s Strategic Islands: Yemeni PM
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Saudi Arabia, UAE Exploiting Yemen’s Strategic Islands: Yemeni PM

Sunday 12 June 2022
The prime minister of Yemen’s National Salvation Government blamed Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for the deterioration of security situation in areas under the occupation of the Saudi-led coalition forces and their allied militants, saying the two countries are trying to perpetuate chaos, devastation and destruction in those regions.
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UAE-Operated Tanker Loots over 400,000 Barrels of Yemeni Oil: Report
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UAE-Operated Tanker Loots over 400,000 Barrels of Yemeni Oil: Report

Monday 27 June 2022
A tanker operated by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) reportedly has left a port in Yemen’s southern province of Shabwah with 400,000 barrels of Yemeni crude oil, as Abu Dhabi and Riyadh continue to plunder the natural resources of the impoverished country.
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Emirati Royal Lost 50 Millions of Dollars in ‘Cryptoqueen’ Scam: Report
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Emirati Royal Lost 50 Millions of Dollars in ‘Cryptoqueen’ Scam: Report

Tuesday 5 July 2022
An Emirati royal may have lost millions of US dollars worth of bitcoin in an alleged cryptocurrency scam run by Bulgarian-German convicted fraudster Ruja Ignatova, who has been put on the FBI’s top 10 most wanted list.
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Iranian Athlete Quits UAE Jiu-Jitsu Contests to Avoid Facing Israeli Rival
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Iranian Athlete Quits UAE Jiu-Jitsu Contests to Avoid Facing Israeli Rival

Tuesday 5 July 2022
Iranian athlete Hamid Amraei withdrew from AJP Tour Fujairah International Pro Jiu-Jitsu Championship in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to avoid facing an Israeli counterpart.
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UAE Detained Lawyer Who Represented Slain Saudi Journalist, Khashoggi
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UAE Detained Lawyer Who Represented Slain Saudi Journalist, Khashoggi

Saturday 16 July 2022
United Arab Emirates (UAE) authorities have detained Asim Ghafoor, a U.S. citizen and civil rights attorney who previously served as a lawyer for slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi, said U.S.-based rights group DAWN of whose board Ghafoor is a member.
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US Approves massive Weapons Sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE Despite Yemen War
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US Approves massive Weapons Sales to Saudi Arabia, UAE Despite Yemen War

Wednesday 3 August 2022
The United States has approved massive arms sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates worth more than $5 billion, despite the monarchies’ ongoing military aggression against Yemen which has inflicted heavy civilian casualties.
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United Arab Emirates Reinstates Ambassador to Iran, Boosting Ties after 6 Years
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United Arab Emirates Reinstates Ambassador to Iran, Boosting Ties after 6 Years

Monday 22 August 2022
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will reinstate its ambassador to Iran “in coming days” more than six years after the Persian Gulf Arab state downgraded ties with Tehran, Abu Dhabi announced on Sunday.
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Egypt Hosts War Games with US, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Greece
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Egypt Hosts War Games with US, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Greece

Monday 22 August 2022
Special forces from Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Greece, and Cyprus launched joint military exercises on Sunday, according to a statement by the Egyptian military.

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37 More People Killed, 92 Injured in Floods in Pakistan

37 More People Killed, 92 Injured in Floods in Pakistan