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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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US Main Loser of Iraq’s Parliamentary Election
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US Main Loser of Iraq’s Parliamentary Election

Wednesday 16 May 2018
The initial results show Saerun and Fatah lists, both anti-American in essence, are leading and are expected to form government next.
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North Korea Threatens to Cancel Kim-Trump Summit
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North Korea Threatens to Cancel Kim-Trump Summit

Wednesday 16 May 2018
North Korea has threatened to cancel a planned summit between leader Kim Jung-un and US President Donald Trump if Washington keeps insisting on pushing it "into a corner" on nuclear disarmament.
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Turkish President Condemns Israeli Regime’s Gaza Carnage, Defends Hams
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Turkish President Condemns Israeli Regime’s Gaza Carnage, Defends Hams

Wednesday 16 May 2018
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan fiercely criticized Israeli regime over the recent bloodshed in Gaza.
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Arms Sent for US-Backed Militants in Syria Handed over to Al-Nusra Terror Group
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Arms Sent for US-Backed Militants in Syria Handed over to Al-Nusra Terror Group

Wednesday 16 May 2018
US-supplied military equipment and ammunition sent to Syria under the pretext of arming so-called “moderate” forces against ISIS, were ended up at the hands of al-Qaeda-affiliated al-Nusra group in the country.
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EU to Ditch Dollar for Iran Oil Payments amid US Sanction Threats
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EU to Ditch Dollar for Iran Oil Payments amid US Sanction Threats

Wednesday 16 May 2018
The European Union is planing to switch to the euro for oil purchases from Iran, eliminating the US dollar as the two sides work to protect bilateral trade against possible American sanctions, Russia’s RIA Novosty reported.
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Celebrities Express Outrage at Israeli Regime’s Killing of Palestinians
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Celebrities Express Outrage at Israeli Regime’s Killing of Palestinians

Wednesday 16 May 2018
Celebrities, elected officials and influencers are turning to social media to express their outrage at Israel’s killing of 61 Palestinians marching for their freedom and protesting US President Donald Trump’s move of the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to al-Quds (Jerusalem), according to a report by the US-based Institute for Middle East Understanding (IMEU).
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Iran president Pans Some Arab, Muslim States Silence on Israel’s Gaza Carnage
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Iran president Pans Some Arab, Muslim States Silence on Israel’s Gaza Carnage

Wednesday 16 May 2018
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slammed on Wednesday some Arab and Muslim governments for their indifference to the Israeli regime’s massacre of Palestinian protesters in besieged Gaza strip.
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Putin Opens Bridge Link Russia to Crimea
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Putin Opens Bridge Link Russia to Crimea

Wednesday 16 May 2018
Russian President Vladimir Putin, driving a truck, inaugurated on Tuesday a road-and-rail bridge connecting southern Russia to the Crimean Peninsula.
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Saudi Crown Prince Unseen Since April Attack on Royal Palace
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Saudi Crown Prince Unseen Since April Attack on Royal Palace

Wednesday 16 May 2018
Since four weeks ago, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has not been seen in public after heavy gunfire and explosions reported from outside the royal palace in the kingdom’s capital city of Riyadh.
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WSJ Sheds Light on Saudi Crown Prince’s Abuse of State-Linked Businesses to Get Rich
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WSJ Sheds Light on Saudi Crown Prince’s Abuse of State-Linked Businesses to Get Rich

Wednesday 16 May 2018
The heir to the Saudi throne has used businesses connected to government to enrich himself and family members, including a mammoth deal involving Airbus
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Bahraini Regime Revokes Citizenship of 115 Dissent in Mass Trial
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Bahraini Regime Revokes Citizenship of 115 Dissent in Mass Trial

Thursday 17 May 2018
Bahraini regime has sentenced more than a hundred political dissidents to jail and revoked their citizenship in a “ludicrous” mass trial, Amnesty International said Wednesday
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Iran President Calls for Due Response to Israeli Regime’s Massacre
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Iran President Calls for Due Response to Israeli Regime’s Massacre

Thursday 17 May 2018
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has called on Muslim nations to give “a due response” to the Israeli regime’s recent massacre of Palestinian protesters in the besieged Gaza Strip
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Europe to Defy US Pressures, Defend Its Companies in Iran: French President
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Europe to Defy US Pressures, Defend Its Companies in Iran: French President

Thursday 17 May 2018
French President vowed European states will defy the US threats of sanction and will preserve the nuclear deal with Iran and defend their corporations against US sanctions for doing business in the Islamic Republic, French President Emmanuel Macron said.
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French Court Sentences Woman to Jail for Refusing to Remove Niqab
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French Court Sentences Woman to Jail for Refusing to Remove Niqab

Thursday 17 May 2018
A French court has sentenced a woman to six-month in Jail for refusing a police officer’s order to remove her niqab, a garment of clothing that covers the face

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Gunfire, Protests as Sudanese Military Seizes Power in Coup

Gunfire, Protests as Sudanese Military Seizes Power in Coup