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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 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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Algeria Trying to Revoke Israel’s Observer Status in African Union
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Algeria Trying to Revoke Israel’s Observer Status in African Union

Wednesday 2 February 2022
In July 2021 Israel was granted African Union’s observe status. The move caused outcry by some members that are critical of Israeli occupation of Palestine.
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West Africa Bloc Chairman: Mali Coup Set Dangerous Trend in Sahel
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West Africa Bloc Chairman: Mali Coup Set Dangerous Trend in Sahel

Friday 4 February 2022
Mali has been in political instability for years and this caused worries to other African states.
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Any Settlement to Syria Crisis Should Guarantee Country’s Sovereignty: Egypt
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Any Settlement to Syria Crisis Should Guarantee Country’s Sovereignty: Egypt

Tuesday 22 February 2022
Any political settlement to the Syrian crisis must guarantee the Damascus government’s full sovereignty over all areas in the war-ravaged Arab country, Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said.
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Egypt’s Wheat Imports from Russia Rose in March despite War
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Egypt’s Wheat Imports from Russia Rose in March despite War

Wednesday 6 April 2022
Egypt, often the world’s top wheat buyer, saw a rise in imports of the grain from Russia in March despite supply and payment disruptions following its invasion of Ukraine that also drove traders to seek shipments from other suppliers.
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Egypt Court Jails former Presidential Candidate for 15 Years
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Egypt Court Jails former Presidential Candidate for 15 Years

Monday 30 May 2022
An Egyptian court has sentenced former presidential candidate Abdel Moneim Aboul Fotouh and several prominent figures from the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood to lengthy jail terms on Sunday for “spreading false news” and plotting to overthrow the state, reports Agence France-Presse and the Reuters news agency.
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What’s behind Cairo-Tel Aviv Deal to Hand Over Red Sea Islands to Saudi Arabia?
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What’s behind Cairo-Tel Aviv Deal to Hand Over Red Sea Islands to Saudi Arabia?

Tuesday 7 June 2022
Cairo and Tel Aviv are pushing the stagnant normalization project by giving privileges to bin Salman.
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Qatari Emir Arrives in Egypt for 1st Visit Thaw in Ties with Doha
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Qatari Emir Arrives in Egypt for 1st Visit Thaw in Ties with Doha

Sunday 26 June 2022
Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani arrived in Cairo on Friday for his first visit to Egypt since 2017, when four Arab states, including Egypt, boycotted Doha.
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Egypt Court Sentences 10 to Death, 153 to Prison
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Egypt Court Sentences 10 to Death, 153 to Prison

Wednesday 29 June 2022
An Egyptian court sentenced 10 people to death and 153 people to between 10 years and life in prison on Tuesday over alleged supporting or carrying out attacks against security forces and sabotage of state infrastructure.
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Algeria Celebrates 60 Years of Independence from France
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Algeria Celebrates 60 Years of Independence from France

Tuesday 5 July 2022
Algeria celebrates 60 years of independence from France on July 5 with a huge military parade.

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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