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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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South Korea Summons Japan’s Envoy over Trade Tensions
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South Korea Summons Japan’s Envoy over Trade Tensions

Wednesday 28 August 2019
South Korea summoned Japan’s ambassador on Wednesday to protest Tokyo’s decision to remove Seoul’s fast-track export status, which took effect amid a deepening political and economic feud, Reuters reported.
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Trump Asks Tokyo to Pay $8 Billion for US Military Presence in Japan
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Trump Asks Tokyo to Pay $8 Billion for US Military Presence in Japan

Saturday 16 November 2019
Donald Trump, businessman-turned-president, reportedly has asked Japan to pay 8 billion Dollar to cover the cost of US military presence in the east Asian country.
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Six People, Including Japanese Doctor, Killed in Afghanistan
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Six People, Including Japanese Doctor, Killed in Afghanistan

Wednesday 4 December 2019
Six people, including a Japanese doctor, have been killed in an attack by armed men in the city of Jalalabad in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Nangarhar.
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Iranian President Arrives in Japanese Capital, Calls for Help to Rein in US
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Iranian President Arrives in Japanese Capital, Calls for Help to Rein in US

Friday 20 December 2019
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani visited Japan on Friday and held talks with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to discuss a standoff created by the US withdrawal from 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran
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Japanese MP Arrested over Accepting Bribes: Media
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Japanese MP Arrested over Accepting Bribes: Media

Wednesday 25 December 2019
Japanese prosecutors arrested on Wednesday a lawmaker on suspicion of accepting bribes from a Chinese company interested in setting up a casino in Japan, public broadcaster NHK reported.
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Flood Death Toll Hits 20 as Japan Warned of More Rainfall
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Flood Death Toll Hits 20 as Japan Warned of More Rainfall

Sunday 5 July 2020
The death toll from floods and landslides unleashed by torrential rains on Japan’s southern island of Kyushu rose to 20 on Sunday, with 14 people missing, NHK public TV said.
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Japan Calls for Nuclear weapons Ban on US Atomic Bombing Anniversary
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Japan Calls for Nuclear weapons Ban on US Atomic Bombing Anniversary

Sunday 9 August 2020
Japan called for a ban on nuclear weapons while marking the 75th anniversary of the US atomic bombing of the southern port city of Nagasaki.
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Japanese Prime Minister Abe Resigns, Citing Worsening Health
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Japanese Prime Minister Abe Resigns, Citing Worsening Health

Friday 28 August 2020
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan’s longest-serving premier, announced his resignation because of poor health on Friday, ending a stint at the helm of the world’s third-biggest economy in which he sought to revive growth and bolster its defenses.
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US Supports Japan’s Decision to Release Contaminated Fukushima Water into Sea
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US Supports Japan’s Decision to Release Contaminated Fukushima Water into Sea

Tuesday 13 April 2021
The US supported Japanese government’s decision to release over one million tonnes of contaminated water from the wreaked Fukushima nuclear station into the Pacific sea.
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Japanese Fishing Boat, Russian Ship Engaged in Deadly Collision
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Japanese Fishing Boat, Russian Ship Engaged in Deadly Collision

Wednesday 26 May 2021
A Japanese fishing boat collided with a Russian ship off the northern island of Hokkaido on Wednesday, killing three crewmembers, Tokyo said.
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2 Die in Japan after Receiving Moderna Shots that Later Withdrawn Due to Contaminants
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2 Die in Japan after Receiving Moderna Shots that Later Withdrawn Due to Contaminants

Saturday 28 August 2021
Two Japanese died after receiving doses of Moderna Covid-19 vaccine shots from a batch that was suspended later suspended following the discovery of contaminants.
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Third Person Dies in Japan after Receiving Moderna Vaccine
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Third Person Dies in Japan after Receiving Moderna Vaccine

Tuesday 7 September 2021
A third Japanese man has died the day after he received his second dose of Moderna Covid-19 vaccine from one of the contaminated lots that have since been recalled, health authorities have confirmed.
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Japan to Pay More for Housing US Troops
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Japan to Pay More for Housing US Troops

Tuesday 21 December 2021
Japan is set to pay $1.86 billion per fiscal year to host more than 50,000 US troops in Japan starting next
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Japan Claims Sovereignty over Russian Territory
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Japan Claims Sovereignty over Russian Territory

Wednesday 19 January 2022
Tokyo will not give up its claim that Russia’s southern Kuril Islands in the Pacific Ocean are rightfully Japanese, and wants to reach a deal with Moscow to resolve the dispute, its foreign minister said on Tuesday.
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Russia Scraps Peace Treaty Talks with Japan
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Russia Scraps Peace Treaty Talks with Japan

Tuesday 22 March 2022
Russia ends peace negotiations with Japan and closes the door to Japanese visitors to dispute islands.

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Indian Police Attack Muharram Mourners In Kashmir

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