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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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Woman Killed as Second Blast in Two Days Hits Afghan Capital
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Woman Killed as Second Blast in Two Days Hits Afghan Capital

Sunday 1 May 2022
A bomb blast in a passenger van in Kabul on Saturday killed at least one Woman and injured three more just a day after scores lost their lives in a mosque explosion targeting worshipers in the Afghan capital.
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North-South Corridor, Launching Pad for Afghanistan Economic Revival
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North-South Corridor, Launching Pad for Afghanistan Economic Revival

Monday 2 May 2022
The corridor passes through Iran and helps Afghanistan make exports and imports more economically.
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Afghan Families Move to Iran to Defy Taliban’s Education Ban for Girls
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Afghan Families Move to Iran to Defy Taliban’s Education Ban for Girls

Saturday 14 May 2022
A rising number of Afghan families have moved to neighboring Iran after the Taliban government failed to deliver on its promise to allow girls to recommence their education at schools following a disgraceful US pullout.
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Afghanistan Currency Market Shaked by Taliban Regulations
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Afghanistan Currency Market Shaked by Taliban Regulations

Saturday 21 May 2022
The Taliban set new regulations for the currency changers, sending them into a strike.
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Dushanbe Summit: Neighbors Seek Peace for Combustible Afghanistan
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Dushanbe Summit: Neighbors Seek Peace for Combustible Afghanistan

Sunday 29 May 2022
The neighbors of Afghanistan discussed restoring peace in the country to prevent terrorism and thus a new crisis.
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Central Asia: China’s Bridge to Silk Road Revival
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Central Asia: China’s Bridge to Silk Road Revival

Sunday 12 June 2022
China is increasingly seeking allies in Central Asia to complete its Road and Belt initiative as Ukraine war blocked its trade routes with Europe.
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Explosions Rock Sikh Temple in Afghan capital
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Explosions Rock Sikh Temple in Afghan capital

Saturday 18 June 2022
An Explosions a Sikh temple in the Afghan capital, Kabul on Saturday.
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Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake Killed About 1000 People in Afghanistan
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Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake Killed About 1000 People in Afghanistan

Wednesday 22 June 2022
An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 has struck southern Afghanistan killing at least 130 people, the country’s disaster management authority says. BBC, however, citing a local official reported that the powerful quake has claimed lives of over 250 people.
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Iran Pledges Continued Support to Quake-Hit Afghanistan
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Iran Pledges Continued Support to Quake-Hit Afghanistan

Saturday 25 June 2022
Iranian foreign minister said on Friday the Islamic Republic is prepared to provide more medical assistance to Afghanistan in the wake of the devastating earthquake that has killed over 1,000 people and caused incalculable collateral damage.
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Afghanistan’s Loya Jirga Conf.: Dialogue Crucial to Afghanistan Stability
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Afghanistan’s Loya Jirga Conf.: Dialogue Crucial to Afghanistan Stability

Sunday 3 July 2022
The Taliban gathered together religious and tribal leaders for dialogue on Afghanistan challenges.
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British Forces Killed Dozens of Afghan Civilians ’in Cold Blood’: BBC
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British Forces Killed Dozens of Afghan Civilians ’in Cold Blood’: BBC

Tuesday 12 July 2022
Britain’s elite Special Air Service (SAS) corps killed at least 54 Afghan civilians in controversial circumstances but the senior military officials refused to act despite being aware of it, a BBC investigation has revealed.
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How Is Taliban Playing in US Game?
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How Is Taliban Playing in US Game?

Saturday 30 July 2022
At a summit held to help Afghanistan regain stability, the Taliban said it released ISIS prisoners, shocking neighbors with risks of terrorism re-rise.
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Al-Qaeda Leader Killed in Afghanistan Airstrike: Biden Claims
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Al-Qaeda Leader Killed in Afghanistan Airstrike: Biden Claims

Tuesday 2 August 2022
US President Joe Biden claimed al-Qaeda leader was killed in a CIA drone strike on a residential area in Afghanistan’s capital city, Kabul.
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Will Al-Zawahiri Killing Serve ISIS Interests?
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Will Al-Zawahiri Killing Serve ISIS Interests?

Friday 5 August 2022
The US said it killed Al-Qaeda leader in Afghanistan Ayman al-Zawahiri, a move many call a "favor" to rival ISIS terrorist group.
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Iran Strongly Condemns Kabul Terrorist Attack, Urges Taliban to Ensure Shiite Mourners’ Security
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Iran Strongly Condemns Kabul Terrorist Attack, Urges Taliban to Ensure Shiite Mourners’ Security

Saturday 6 August 2022
Iran vehemently condemned the deadly terrorist attack in a Shiite residential area in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul and called on the caretaker Taliban government in the country to provide the mourners with heightened security.

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Maimed or Killed, Yemeni Children Suffer Most from Tragic Saudi-Led War

Maimed or Killed, Yemeni Children Suffer Most from Tragic Saudi-Led War