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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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Why Is Azerbaijani Government Opposed To Quds Day?
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Why Is Azerbaijani Government Opposed To Quds Day?

Wednesday 27 May 2020
The government has friendly ties with Tel Aviv and relies on the Western backers of the Israeli regime for support as gaps with people widen.
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Iran Reopens Shrines, Cultural Sites; Workers Return to Work
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Iran Reopens Shrines, Cultural Sites; Workers Return to Work

Tuesday 26 May 2020
Iran opened museums and historical sites on Sunday to coincide with the Eid al-Fitr celebrations that end the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan.
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Trump Fumes as Media Slams Coronavirus Pandemic Golf Outing
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Trump Fumes as Media Slams Coronavirus Pandemic Golf Outing

Tuesday 26 May 2020
US President Donald Trump has fumed at negative media coverage of him playing golf over Memorial Day weekend as the US death toll from the coronavirus pandemic neared 100,000.
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Liberation of Southern Lebanon Smashed Israeli Regime’s Invincibility Myth: Hezbollah
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Liberation of Southern Lebanon Smashed Israeli Regime’s Invincibility Myth: Hezbollah

Tuesday 26 May 2020
Lebanon’s Hezbollah commemorated the 2000 liberation of southern Lebanon from the Israeli occupation, hailing the victory as a “turning point” in the history of the east Asia.
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Third Iranian Tanker Reaches Venezuela’s Waters
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Third Iranian Tanker Reaches Venezuela’s Waters

Wednesday 27 May 2020
Iran’s third oil tankers carrying fuel for Venezuela has sailed into the Latin American country’s territorial waters.
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Hezbollah Voices Concerns about Israeli Plan for Palestinian State in Jordan
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Hezbollah Voices Concerns about Israeli Plan for Palestinian State in Jordan

Wednesday 27 May 2020
Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah expressed concerns about Israeli regime’s plans for a Palestinian state in Jordan.
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Chinese President Urges Army to Prepare for War
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Chinese President Urges Army to Prepare for War

Wednesday 27 May 2020
Chinese President Xi Jinping has urged the country’s military to “comprehensively” strengthen the training of troops and be prepared for war, as tensions rise between Beijing and a number of other countries.
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US Senate Quietly Approves $38 Billion for Israel Amid Historic Economic Downturn
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US Senate Quietly Approves $38 Billion for Israel Amid Historic Economic Downturn

Wednesday 27 May 2020
S.3176 was passed without being named, debated, or even discussed, even though it would set into law the largest such aid package in US history.
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Hong Kong Police Arrest 300 Protesting Security Legislation
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Hong Kong Police Arrest 300 Protesting Security Legislation

Wednesday 27 May 2020
Hong Kong Police detained 300 protesters who took to the streets on Wednesday to voice anger over national security legislation proposed by China.
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South Korea ‘Stonewalling’ Iran Attempt to Use Oil Money
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South Korea ‘Stonewalling’ Iran Attempt to Use Oil Money

Wednesday 27 May 2020
South Korea is holding the largest sum of Iran’s oil money frozen under US pressure and yet it is reportedly stonewalling attempts to repatriate it at a time when the Islamic Republic badly needs the billions of dollars to put its economy in order and fight a new coronavirus outbreak.
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Are US, China Heading To Military Clash?
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Are US, China Heading To Military Clash?

Thursday 28 May 2020
The two powers are racing against each other in the Taiwan case and both do not rule out military confrontation.
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Maduro Thanks Iran for Sending Oil Tankers to Venezuela
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Maduro Thanks Iran for Sending Oil Tankers to Venezuela

Thursday 28 May 2020
President Nicolas Maduro thanked Iran for sending three oil tankers to energy-hungry and sanction-hit Venezuela while slamming the US for disrupting international fuel shipments headed to the Latin American country.
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Infighting Erupts among Turkish-Backed Militants in Syria’s Hasakah
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Infighting Erupts among Turkish-Backed Militants in Syria’s Hasakah

Thursday 28 May 2020
Fierce infightings erupted between Turkish-backed militants, killing and injuring many in Syria’s northeastern province of Hasakah, a local media reported
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Where Will Egyptian-Ethiopian Dam Dispute Head?
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Where Will Egyptian-Ethiopian Dam Dispute Head?

Thursday 28 May 2020
The dispute is again returning to its heat as Ethiopia said it will start to fill the reservoir in July, provoking military response alert from Egypt.

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War victims in southern Iraq want "their villages to be cleared of mines"

War victims in southern Iraq want "their villages to be cleared of mines"