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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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Indian Troops Kill Villagers Protesting in Border State
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Indian Troops Kill Villagers Protesting in Border State

Sunday 5 December 2021
Indian forces have shot and killed at least 14 civilians in the remote northeastern state of Nagaland, on the border with Myanmar. The incident has sparked violent clashes between locals and law enforcement agents.
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Indian Police Arrest Dozens of Workers for Protesting Food Poisoning at Apple Plant
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Indian Police Arrest Dozens of Workers for Protesting Food Poisoning at Apple Plant

Sunday 19 December 2021
Indian police arrested on Sunday dozens of workers protesting food poisoning at a Foxconn unit producing iPhones for the American tech giant Apple
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How Is Indian View of Central Asia and What’s Iranian Position in New Delhi Strategy?
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How Is Indian View of Central Asia and What’s Iranian Position in New Delhi Strategy?

Monday 27 December 2021
For New Delhi Central Asia is a major partnership area and Iran can facilitate this by bring a linking ring.
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India Shrine Stampede Kills 12, Injures More
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India Shrine Stampede Kills 12, Injures More

Saturday 1 January 2022
The stampede happened as people gathered in a Hindu shrine to celebrate new year.
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Muslim Girls Wearing Hijab Barred from Classes at Indian College
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Muslim Girls Wearing Hijab Barred from Classes at Indian College

Wednesday 19 January 2022
Indian Muslim girls were not allowed to sit in the classroom because they were wearing Hijab, or headscarf.
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India’s Arrest of Kashmiri Journalist Triggers Outrage
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India’s Arrest of Kashmiri Journalist Triggers Outrage

Monday 7 February 2022
The arrest of a prominent journalist based in Indian controlled Kashmir for allegedly “inciting the public” and “glorifying terrorist activities" has drawn widespread condemnation.
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Schools Shut in Southern India as Hijab Ban Escalates Tensions
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Schools Shut in Southern India as Hijab Ban Escalates Tensions

Wednesday 9 February 2022
Indian Authorities have ordered schools and colleges to shut in southern Karnataka State as protests intensified over a ban on Islamic headscarves that has outraged Muslim students.
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Schools Reopen in India’s Karnataka amid Hijab Ban Row
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Schools Reopen in India’s Karnataka amid Hijab Ban Row

Wednesday 16 February 2022
Schools reopened in India’s Karnataka state under tight security on Wednesday a week after authorities shut them down in the face of growing protests against the imposition of a ban on the wearing of hijab, a headdress commonly worn by female Muslims.
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Indian Court Upholds Hijab Ban in Schools, Violating Muslims Rights
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Indian Court Upholds Hijab Ban in Schools, Violating Muslims Rights

Tuesday 15 March 2022
A court has upheld a ban on hijab for Muslim schoolgirls in India’s Karnataka state, violating fundamental rights of about 220 million Muslims, 15.5% population of the country.
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US Warns India of China, Russia Threat
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US Warns India of China, Russia Threat

Tuesday 12 April 2022
US Secretary of Defense hosted his Indian counterpart at the Pentagon on Monday, with Lloyd Austin warning Rajnath Singh of security threats posed by China and Russia.
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Boris Johnson’s Disgraceful Silence on Indian PM’s Anti-Muslim Campaign
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Boris Johnson’s Disgraceful Silence on Indian PM’s Anti-Muslim Campaign

Sunday 24 April 2022
Under Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi, India has embarked on a dark path - and the UK knows it. Yet a potential trade deal will ensure Johnson’s silence on the matter
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Erdogan Plays with ’Safe Zone’ Fire in Syria
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Erdogan Plays with ’Safe Zone’ Fire in Syria

Thursday 26 May 2022
Erdogan announced a plan for military action in northern Syria that can trigger tensions and even confrontation with Damascus and Kurds.
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Iran’s ’Pivot to East’ Doctrine Set to Gain Traction
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Iran’s ’Pivot to East’ Doctrine Set to Gain Traction

Saturday 11 June 2022
Iran plans wider trade ties with India as a major oil buyer and a market for non-oil products.
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Indian Police Kill 2 Muslim Teens in Crackdown on Protests
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Indian Police Kill 2 Muslim Teens in Crackdown on Protests

Sunday 12 June 2022
Two Muslim teenagers were killed in violence as Indian police cracked down on protests that erupted across the country over derogatory remarks against the Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be upon Him) by two members of the governing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
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Iran Launches Pilot Transit between Russia, India
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Iran Launches Pilot Transit between Russia, India

Tuesday 14 June 2022
The Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Line Group (IRISL) has accommodated a pilot transit of cargo between Russia and India via a major international corridor that passes through Iran.

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US Marks Independence Day with Mass Shooting: 6 Killed, Dozens Injured

US Marks Independence Day with Mass Shooting: 6 Killed, Dozens Injured