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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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Large-scale Russian Attack Imminent: Western Satellite Images of Build-up Claim
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Large-scale Russian Attack Imminent: Western Satellite Images of Build-up Claim

Thursday 1 December 2022
Russia may be preparing for a a massive attack on Ukraine as over the past months it scaled down its operations.
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US Sanctions “Hezbollah’s Financial, Amendment Facilitators”
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US Sanctions “Hezbollah’s Financial, Amendment Facilitators”

Friday 2 December 2022
This is not the first time the Americans are sanctioning the Lebanes movement for its resistance to Israeli occupation, American plans in the region.
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EU, NATO Introduced Confrontational Relations Model to OSCE , Says Russian envoy
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EU, NATO Introduced Confrontational Relations Model to OSCE , Says Russian envoy

Friday 2 December 2022
Russia and the West are at a confrontation as Ukraine war unfolds.
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Turkish Opposition Party Seeks Assad Meeting
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Turkish Opposition Party Seeks Assad Meeting

Friday 2 December 2022
The Turkish party says it wants to discuss with Syrian leader refugees Turkey hosts.
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Iran’s Harmed Veterans Need Drugs: Diplomat
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Iran’s Harmed Veterans Need Drugs: Diplomat

Friday 2 December 2022
The West provided Saddam Hussein with chemical weapons in his war on Iran in the 1980s.
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The Need for Ending Application of Federalism to Iraqi Border Security: Requirements and Obstacles
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The Need for Ending Application of Federalism to Iraqi Border Security: Requirements and Obstacles

Saturday 3 December 2022
Iraqi borders in their north are held by Kurds and this is causibg security challenges to neighbors Iran and Turkey.
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OPEC+ Major Output Cut Possible Sunday
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OPEC+ Major Output Cut Possible Sunday

Friday 2 December 2022
The OPEC+ is set to convene on Sunday and decide whether it needs to cut crude supplies to markets.
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Biden Willing to Take Military Action if Iran Nuclear Talks Failed
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Biden Willing to Take Military Action if Iran Nuclear Talks Failed

Friday 2 December 2022
The US is threatening Iran with military action for failure of talks revive a deal it withdrew from.
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Syria’s Kurdish Militias Halt Joint Operations with US after Turkish Raids
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Syria’s Kurdish Militias Halt Joint Operations with US after Turkish Raids

Saturday 3 December 2022
The so-called Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced on Friday it had stopped all joint operations with the US and other allies as a result of Turkish bombardment on its area of control.
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EU Voices Concern over Israel’s Excessive Use of Lethal Force against Palestinians
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EU Voices Concern over Israel’s Excessive Use of Lethal Force against Palestinians

Saturday 3 December 2022
The European Union expressed deep concerns about Israeli regime’s excessive use of lethal force against the Palestinians in the occupied territories, after the Israeli killing of a Palestinian youth near Nablus.
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Some Criminal States Made Toy of Human Rights: Iran Foreign Ministry Spokesman
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Some Criminal States Made Toy of Human Rights: Iran Foreign Ministry Spokesman

Saturday 3 December 2022
Iran condemned the fatal shooting of a young Palestinian man by Israeli regime’s forces in the occupied West Bank, with Foreign Ministry spokesman saying human rights have turned into a plaything in the hands of some criminal governments.
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Israeli-Egyptian Relations on Fault Line as Netanyahu Coming Back
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Israeli-Egyptian Relations on Fault Line as Netanyahu Coming Back

Saturday 3 December 2022
The Israeli-Egyptian are unprecedentedly strained and analysts say can go worse as Netanyahu with far-right take back the power.
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Saudi Regime Re-arrest Prominent Shiite Cleric amid Crackdown
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Saudi Regime Re-arrest Prominent Shiite Cleric amid Crackdown

Saturday 3 December 2022
Saudi regime re-arrested a distinguished Shiite Muslim cleric, the West-backed kingdom presses ahead with its heavy-handed crackdown on members of the religious community.
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China Denounces ‘Illegal’ US Troops, Smuggling of Oil, Grain in Syria
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China Denounces ‘Illegal’ US Troops, Smuggling of Oil, Grain in Syria

Saturday 3 December 2022
China condemned as “illegal” the US stationing of troops in Syria and the smuggling of oil and grain from the war-torn country.
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Bahrainis Rally against Upcoming Visit of Israeli President , Condemn Normalization
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Bahrainis Rally against Upcoming Visit of Israeli President , Condemn Normalization

Saturday 3 December 2022
Bahraini people took to the streets in the tiny Persian Gulf island to condemn normalization of relations with Tel Aviv and express their outrage over Israeli regimes president Isaac Herzog’s upcoming visit to the state.

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World Largest Active volcano, Mauna Loa, Starts to Erupt for 1st Time in Four Decades

World Largest Active volcano, Mauna Loa, Starts to Erupt for 1st Time in Four Decades