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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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Egypt

Why Turkey’s Rapprochement with Egypt is Faltering؟
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Why Turkey’s Rapprochement with Egypt is Faltering؟

Monday 12 April 2021
The Turkish leader wants normal ties with Egypt but Egyptian conditions are hard to meet.
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Cairo Dreaming of Restoring Leadership in Palestinian Case
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Cairo Dreaming of Restoring Leadership in Palestinian Case

Saturday 5 June 2021
The Egyptian intelligence chief visited Gaza to discuss ceasefire, national Palestinian unity with Hamas.
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Sisi Can Be Ousted Any Minute: Former Supporter
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Sisi Can Be Ousted Any Minute: Former Supporter

Sunday 20 June 2021
Former supporter of Egyptian leader believes that Abdel Fatah el-Sisi will be ousted by another revolt because he has lost people’s support.
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Leaders of Iraq, Egypt, Jordan Meet in Baghdad
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Leaders of Iraq, Egypt, Jordan Meet in Baghdad

Monday 28 June 2021
Iraqi Prime Minister, Egyptian President, and Jordan’s King met in Baghdad on Sunday to discuss development on the Palestinian issue, combating terrorism and economic cooperation.
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Ethiopian Dam Dispute: How Is Tel Aviv Fishing in Troubled Nile Waters?
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Ethiopian Dam Dispute: How Is Tel Aviv Fishing in Troubled Nile Waters?

Friday 23 July 2021
Israel has role in the dam dispute between Egypt and Ethiopia and this role origins from its essential plans for Nile waters.
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Tel Aviv Granted AU Observer Status: How Would This Benefit Israelis?
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Tel Aviv Granted AU Observer Status: How Would This Benefit Israelis?

Monday 26 July 2021
19 years after its ouster, the Israeli regime rejoined the African Union (AU) as an observer member on July 22. A statement published by the Israeli Foreign Ministry said that Tel Aviv has relations with 46 African countries and in recent years, it resumed ties with Chad and Guinea, and earlier this year normalized ties with Sudan.
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Cairo Meeting Not Supportive of Biden Peace Initiative: Expert
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Cairo Meeting Not Supportive of Biden Peace Initiative: Expert

Sunday 5 September 2021
Cairo meeting brought together Egypt, Jordan, Palestinian Authority who aimed to boost Abbas amid population decline.
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Egypt-Syria on Way to Rebuilding Historical Alliance
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Egypt-Syria on Way to Rebuilding Historical Alliance

Wednesday 27 October 2021
Egypt cannot ignore Syria as an important geopolitical ally, despite pressures from the West. El-Sisi wants to reestablish ties with Damascus.
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UK to Sell Naval Ex-Royal Ships to Egypt for First Time in 30 Years
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UK to Sell Naval Ex-Royal Ships to Egypt for First Time in 30 Years

Saturday 30 October 2021
The UK has concluded an agreement with Egypt for the sale of two second-hand Royal Fleet Auxiliary solid stores ships, a deal criticized by human rights groups.
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Egypt Intelligence Chief, Islamic Jihad Leader Discuss Palestinian Issues in Cairo
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Egypt Intelligence Chief, Islamic Jihad Leader Discuss Palestinian Issues in Cairo

Sunday 31 October 2021
The head of Egypt’s intelligence service and the leader of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad resistance movement have discussed critical issues concerning Palestine during a meeting in the Egyptian capital, Cairo.
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Africa’s Top Human Rights Authority Urges Halting of Executions in Egypt
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Africa’s Top Human Rights Authority Urges Halting of Executions in Egypt

Wednesday 10 November 2021
Africa’s top human rights authority has called on Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to halt executions of 26 men linked to the 2013 protests at a square in the capital, Cairo.
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What’s Driving Growing Egyptian Role in Yemen?
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What’s Driving Growing Egyptian Role in Yemen?

Thursday 11 November 2021
Egypt is seeking to restore its past position and Yemen can be a good starting point.
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Egypt Uses French Military Aid to ’Kill Civilians’ over Smuggling: Report
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Egypt Uses French Military Aid to ’Kill Civilians’ over Smuggling: Report

Monday 22 November 2021
The French military reportedly was implicated in at least 19 airstrikes carried out by the Egyptian army against civilians between 2016 and 2018
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What Are Egypt’s Challenges in Concluding Israel-Hamas Prisoner Deal?
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What Are Egypt’s Challenges in Concluding Israel-Hamas Prisoner Deal?

Wednesday 15 December 2021
Cairo is interested to conclude the prisoners deal for its own prestige but Tel Aviv is putting the skids under an agreement.
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Egypt’s Persian Gulf Presence Roadmap: Potentials, Reasons
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Egypt’s Persian Gulf Presence Roadmap: Potentials, Reasons

Friday 17 December 2021
The Egyptian leader is seeking to reestablish presence in Persian Gulf to enjoy economic benefits and regain traditional Arab world position.

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Israeli Forces Violently Crack down on Bedouins Protesting against Desert Tree Planting

Israeli Forces Violently Crack down on Bedouins Protesting against Desert Tree Planting