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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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Fallen behind China, Europe Rushing to Catch up
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Fallen behind China, Europe Rushing to Catch up

Monday 19 July 2021
European leaders have approved an investment strategy rival to China’s Belt and Road Initiative as they have fallen behind.
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AUKUS Pact A Finishing Shot at Half-Dead Atlantic Alliance
Analysis

AUKUS Pact A Finishing Shot at Half-Dead Atlantic Alliance

Monday 20 September 2021
Europe is now more insistent on independence from US in defense sector. This is the beginning of end of alliance on both sides of the Atlantic.
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What Are Europe’s Capacities, Obstacles for Independence from US?
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What Are Europe’s Capacities, Obstacles for Independence from US?

Wednesday 6 October 2021
Europe is interested in separation of policy ways from Washington but it is afraid it cannot do the job in the best possible way.
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EU Gave Erdogan’s Accession Hope a Kill Shot
Analysis

EU Gave Erdogan’s Accession Hope a Kill Shot

Monday 25 October 2021
The European bloc said talks with Tukey are on hold at least up to 2023, signaling it wants him out of power after election.
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Omicron Leads Record Daily COVID Cases Across Europe and US
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Omicron Leads Record Daily COVID Cases Across Europe and US

Wednesday 29 December 2021
The new COVID variant is faster in spreading and can affect a large number of people within a few days.
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Macron: Britain’s ‘Hypocrisy’ to Blame for Channel Migrant Deaths
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Macron: Britain’s ‘Hypocrisy’ to Blame for Channel Migrant Deaths

Thursday 3 February 2022
Migrants travel from the Continent to the Island through perilous routes. Many of them die trying to reach Britain.
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Arab States Defying US, Russian Oil Irreplaceable in Short Run: Expert
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Arab States Defying US, Russian Oil Irreplaceable in Short Run: Expert

Saturday 12 March 2022
The sanctions may hurt Russia but the Western economies, mainly Europes, will suffer, too.
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EU to Unveil Plan Cutting Independence on Russia Energy
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EU to Unveil Plan Cutting Independence on Russia Energy

Friday 11 March 2022
The plan is expected in May and would see EU turning head to other suppliers.
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EU Leaders Dash Kiev’s Hope to Join Bloc as Conflict Enters Day 16
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EU Leaders Dash Kiev’s Hope to Join Bloc as Conflict Enters Day 16

Saturday 12 March 2022
The EU leaders are afraid that such move can bring them face to face with Russia.
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Italy Ramps up Imports of Russian Oil despite EU Opposition
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Italy Ramps up Imports of Russian Oil despite EU Opposition

Sunday 22 May 2022
Italy has increased its imports of Russian crude despite the European Union’s bid to end its dependence on Russian energy over the Ukraine crisis
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Economists Raise Eurozone Recession Warning
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Economists Raise Eurozone Recession Warning

Monday 19 September 2022
The European zone countries are grappling with high energy prices and economic predict tense days for their economies.
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EU’s Borrell Promises New Anti-Russian Sanctions
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EU’s Borrell Promises New Anti-Russian Sanctions

Thursday 22 September 2022
The EU foreign policy chief promised more sanctions on Moscow for forthcoming referendum in Donbas region.
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Giorgia Meloni’s Far-Right Triumphs in Italy Votes amid Neo-Fascist Concerns
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Giorgia Meloni’s Far-Right Triumphs in Italy Votes amid Neo-Fascist Concerns

Monday 26 September 2022
Far-right leader Giorgia Meloni said Monday she was ready to govern for "all Italians" after her eurosceptic populists swept to victory in general elections, putting her on course to guide Italy’s most right-wing government since World War II.
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Iran Sanctions Several EU Officials, Organizations in Tit-for-Tat Step
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Iran Sanctions Several EU Officials, Organizations in Tit-for-Tat Step

Wednesday 26 October 2022
The move comes as the West is engaged in support for acts of violence and terrorism in Iran in recent weeks.
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French and German Leaders Agree Pushback against US ‘Protectionist’ Plans
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French and German Leaders Agree Pushback against US ‘Protectionist’ Plans

Friday 28 October 2022
The EU vows to push back against the US for its protectionist plans for its businesses, but it can hard make a difference.

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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