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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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Iran to be Opening New Chapter with Iraq: Foreign Minister
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Iran to be Opening New Chapter with Iraq: Foreign Minister

Sunday 10 March 2019
Iranian Foreign Minister hailed an upcoming visit by the Islamic Republic’s President to Iraq as the beginning of a new chapter in neighboring nation’s relations.
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Unlike Saudi Arabia, Iran Seeks no Tension with any Country: Foreign Minister
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Unlike Saudi Arabia, Iran Seeks no Tension with any Country: Foreign Minister

Monday 11 March 2019
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said unlike Saudi Arabia, the Islamic Republic does not seek tension with any country in the region, including Saudi Kingdom.
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Trump Is A Pathological Liar: Sanders
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Trump Is A Pathological Liar: Sanders

Monday 11 March 2019
Senator Bernie Sanders criticized US President Donald Trump, calling him a “pathological liar,” who “embarrasses” the US daily
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Over 2 Million Yemeni Children Deprived of Education amid Saudi Education: UNICEF
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Over 2 Million Yemeni Children Deprived of Education amid Saudi Education: UNICEF

Monday 11 March 2019
Over two million school-aged Yemeni children are not being educated amid a Saudi-led coalition’s aggression against the impoverished Arab state, UN children’s agency estimated.
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Afghan Taliban Leader Lived near US Base as CIA Looked Pakistan: Book
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Afghan Taliban Leader Lived near US Base as CIA Looked Pakistan: Book

Monday 11 March 2019
The Taliban’s late leader Mullah Omar reportedly lived his final days within walking distance of an American base.
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Iranian President Sets off on Historic Visit to Iraq in Major Blow to Trump
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Iranian President Sets off on Historic Visit to Iraq in Major Blow to Trump

Monday 11 March 2019
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani visited Iraqi capital city of Baghdad on a trip that is aimed at solidifying strategic ties despite US efforts to keep the two neighbors apart and curb Iran’s influence in the region, Press TV reported.
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US-Led Airstrike on Syrian Refugee Camp Kills 80 Civilians: Report
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US-Led Airstrike on Syrian Refugee Camp Kills 80 Civilians: Report

Monday 11 March 2019
The US-led international coalition’s airstrikes on a refugee camp in Syria’s southeast had killed or injured at least 80 civilians in two days, the state-run news agency SANA reported.
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Rouhani’s Iraq Visit: New Steps for New Chapter of Ties
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Rouhani’s Iraq Visit: New Steps for New Chapter of Ties

Monday 11 March 2019
Iranian President Rouhani arrived in Baghdad accompanied by a large number of businessmen and politicians.
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As Elections Arrive, Netanyahu Plays Tough to Regain Position
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As Elections Arrive, Netanyahu Plays Tough to Regain Position

Tuesday 12 March 2019
The Israeli prime minister hardens the crackdown on the Palestinians to gain the vote of the rights and ultra-orthodox parties.
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Iraq Deploys Forces to Syrian Border to Block ISIS Terrorists’ Infiltration
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Iraq Deploys Forces to Syrian Border to Block ISIS Terrorists’ Infiltration

Tuesday 12 March 2019
The Iraqi army reportedly has deployed forces to Syrian borders to prevent fleeing ISIS terrorists from sneaking into Iraq
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US Relocating Terrorists from West Asia to Central Asia: Iran President
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US Relocating Terrorists from West Asia to Central Asia: Iran President

Tuesday 12 March 2019
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned that the fight against terrorism is not over yet as the US is now relocating terrorists from the West Asia to Afghanistan, Central Asia and the Caucasus.
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ISIS Leader under US Army’s Control: Report
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ISIS Leader under US Army’s Control: Report

Tuesday 12 March 2019
The US reportedly is helping ISIS commanders to flee Syria by providing them fake documents, while the terrorist group’s ringleader is under its control.
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House of Saud Rift: Three Possible Scenarios
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House of Saud Rift: Three Possible Scenarios

Tuesday 12 March 2019
Saudi Arabia is now a scene of a rift between the king and his powerful son.
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UK Parliament Rejects May’s Brexit Deal
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UK Parliament Rejects May’s Brexit Deal

Wednesday 13 March 2019
British lawmakers have rejected Prime Minister’s Brexit withdrawal deal, sending the country into chaos just 17 days before the planned departure date.

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Indian Police Attack Muharram Mourners In Kashmir

Indian Police Attack Muharram Mourners In Kashmir