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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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EU’s Tough Road To Policy Independence From US
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EU’s Tough Road To Policy Independence From US

Thursday 18 June 2020
Europe for years has been dependent on US military protection. Washington uses this to blackmail them as they are disunited over independence.
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What’s Behind European Anti-Iranian Nuclear Resolution?
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What’s Behind European Anti-Iranian Nuclear Resolution?

Sunday 21 June 2020
The European powers have adopted the resolution in a bid to pressure Iran in line with US policy as the UN arms ban on Tehran is expiring in October.
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Why Is The US Opposed To Russian Gas Pipeline To Europe?
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Why Is The US Opposed To Russian Gas Pipeline To Europe?

Monday 20 July 2020
The US, an emerging energy supplier, pushes to stop Russian work on Nord Stream 2 pipeline that would deliver gas to Germany and other European states.
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Will Erdogan’s Promised Reforms Make Remedy To Frayed Ties With EU?
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Will Erdogan’s Promised Reforms Make Remedy To Frayed Ties With EU?

Sunday 29 November 2020
Erdogan softened his tone towards European in show of openness to dialogue amid readiness to push reforms at home to patch up ties with EU.
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What Does Turkey Seek Behind Closeness To Ukraine?
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What Does Turkey Seek Behind Closeness To Ukraine?

Friday 4 December 2020
Erdogan has a set of goals behind expansion of ties to Ukraine including pressure on Russia and making economic and political gains.
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Turkey, Victim To US-EU Rapprochement
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Turkey, Victim To US-EU Rapprochement

Sunday 6 December 2020
As Joe Biden is taking the administration and mending frayed ties with Europe under Trump, Turkey should prepare to be a victim of the Western unity.
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US Sends Tons of Weapons to Ukraine; Russia Says West Trying to ’Suppress’ It
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US Sends Tons of Weapons to Ukraine; Russia Says West Trying to ’Suppress’ It

Friday 26 March 2021
A US cargo ship has docked in Ukraine’s Odessa port, delivering tons of military equipment and vehicles to the country’s armed forces, says a report
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What’s Really Behind EU’s Syria Aid Conference?
Analysis

What’s Really Behind EU’s Syria Aid Conference?

Sunday 4 April 2021
The West claims it wants to improve living conditions of Syrian refugees but it pursues goals beyond humanitarian aims.
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Russia Warns Turkey against Fueling ’Ukraine’s Militant Tendencies’
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Russia Warns Turkey against Fueling ’Ukraine’s Militant Tendencies’

Tuesday 13 April 2021
Russia warned on Monday Turkey against fueling the Ukrainian government’s “never-ending militarization sentiments.”
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EU, again, Rejects Erdogan’s Show of Interest in Bloc Membership
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EU, again, Rejects Erdogan’s Show of Interest in Bloc Membership

Tuesday 11 May 2021
The Turkish president recently showed an interest to de-escalate with EU and pursue accession, only to be turned down.
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What’s Behind Austria Gov’t ’Political Islamc Plan?
Analysis

What’s Behind Austria Gov’t ’Political Islamc Plan?

Wednesday 2 June 2021
The move was condemned as part of a campaign of Islamophobia launched by the highest executive body in Austria.
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Fallen behind China, Europe Rushing to Catch up
Analysis

Fallen behind China, Europe Rushing to Catch up

Monday 19 July 2021
European leaders have approved an investment strategy rival to China’s Belt and Road Initiative as they have fallen behind.
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Russia Urges UK to Drop ’Confrontational Stance’ Towards Moscow
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Russia Urges UK to Drop ’Confrontational Stance’ Towards Moscow

Sunday 22 August 2021
Russia urged the UK to abandon the line of confrontation towards Russia; otherwise, the monarchy will face retaliatory measures over its hostile acts.
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AUKUS Pact A Finishing Shot at Half-Dead Atlantic Alliance
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AUKUS Pact A Finishing Shot at Half-Dead Atlantic Alliance

Monday 20 September 2021
Europe is now more insistent on independence from US in defense sector. This is the beginning of end of alliance on both sides of the Atlantic.
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What Are Europe’s Capacities, Obstacles for Independence from US?
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What Are Europe’s Capacities, Obstacles for Independence from US?

Wednesday 6 October 2021
Europe is interested in separation of policy ways from Washington but it is afraid it cannot do the job in the best possible way.

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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