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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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What Are Egypt’s El-Sisi Choices After Lawmakers Authorized Military Intervention In Libya?
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What Are Egypt’s El-Sisi Choices After Lawmakers Authorized Military Intervention In Libya?

Saturday 25 July 2020
The Egyptian president has to decide where he can go with parliament’s permission to him to use force in Libya.
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Turkey to Build  Naval Base in Libya: Report
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Turkey to Build Naval Base in Libya: Report

Tuesday 18 August 2020
Libya’s internationally-recognized government (GNA), Turkey and Qatar reportedly have reached an agreement on the establishment of a Turkish naval base in Misrata in northwestern Libya.
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Libyan Crisis Talks Under Clouds Of Home, Foreign Differences
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Libyan Crisis Talks Under Clouds Of Home, Foreign Differences

Tuesday 8 September 2020
Morocco hosted Libya talks and Geneva is expected to host new round, deal remains away as consensus among home and foreign actors is non-existent.
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Proxies in Nagorno-Karabakh War: Will Syria’s Scenario Repeat?
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Proxies in Nagorno-Karabakh War: Will Syria’s Scenario Repeat?

Wednesday 7 October 2020
Alwaght- As the war between Armenia and Azerbaijan has increased over the Nagorno-Karabakh issue, rumors and discussions about the transfer of terrorists in Syria to the disputed region have increased in recent days.
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UAE’s Influence Expansion In Horn Of Africa: Goals, Tools
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UAE’s Influence Expansion In Horn Of Africa: Goals, Tools

Thursday 12 November 2020
The UAE is working to deepen its influence in Horn of Africa for security and economic interests using investment and partnership.
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Khalifa Haftar’s Forces Intercept Turkish Ship in Libya Waters
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Khalifa Haftar’s Forces Intercept Turkish Ship in Libya Waters

Tuesday 8 December 2020
Forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar have intercepted a Turkish ship under a Jamaican flag heading to the port of Misrata in western Libya, east of Benghazi, spokesman of the self-styled Libyan National Army (LNA) said on Monday.
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Turkey Warns Haftar’s Forces against Any Attack on Turkish Forces in Libya
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Turkey Warns Haftar’s Forces against Any Attack on Turkish Forces in Libya

Sunday 27 December 2020
urkish defense mister has threatened Libyan forces loyal to general Khalifa Haftar with retaliation if they attacked Turkish troops in the North African country.
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How Is Libya Standing On Peace And War Edge?
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How Is Libya Standing On Peace And War Edge?

Sunday 24 January 2021
Despite starting dialogue for a ceasefire and end of national division, the conditions remain combustible between Libyan parties.
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Guterres Calls for Withdrawal of All Foreign Forces, Mercenaries from Libya
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Guterres Calls for Withdrawal of All Foreign Forces, Mercenaries from Libya

Wednesday 17 February 2021
The UN Secretary-General urged on Tuesday withdrawal of all foreign forces and mercenaries from Libya, as the African state is moving toward the formation of a unity government ten years after its revolution.
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Libya’s Interior Minister Escapes Assassination Attempt
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Libya’s Interior Minister Escapes Assassination Attempt

Monday 22 February 2021
Libya’s interior minister survived a "well-planned" assassination attempt outside the capital Tripoli were gunmen opened fire at his motorcade on Sunday.
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Somali Army Kills 76 Shabab Militants
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Somali Army Kills 76 Shabab Militants

Sunday 4 April 2021
At least 76 al-Shabab militants were killed in Somalia after a fierce fighting broke out on Saturday between Army and the Al-Qaeda linked terrorist group.
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Libyan National Unity Govt. Division: From Foreign Interference to Internal Armed Peace
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Libyan National Unity Govt. Division: From Foreign Interference to Internal Armed Peace

Tuesday 27 April 2021
A few months after its formation, Libyan unity government its hit by division caused by foreign intervention and ingenuine home peace.
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What’s Behind Turkish Delegation’s Libya Visit ahead of NATO Summit?
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What’s Behind Turkish Delegation’s Libya Visit ahead of NATO Summit?

Sunday 13 June 2021
While showing flexibility, Turkey wants to make it clear for the West that it wouldn’t stop pursuing interests in Libya.
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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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A Decade after Uprising, Can Gaddafi’s Son Saif Al-Islam Rise to Power in Libya?
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A Decade after Uprising, Can Gaddafi’s Son Saif Al-Islam Rise to Power in Libya?

Thursday 5 August 2021
In a recent interview, Saif Al-Islam said he has political and military allies and can return to take back his father’s rule.

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Terrorist Attack at Shiite Mosque in Afghan City of Kandahar Kills Dozens

Terrorist Attack at Shiite Mosque in Afghan City of Kandahar Kills Dozens