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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 EU Opposes Turkey’s Constitutional Reforms?
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Why EU Opposes Turkey’s Constitutional Reforms?

Wednesday 8 March 2017
Europe leaders waste no opportunity to lash out at Turkey’s president who seeks authority expansion through constitutional amendment.
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Israeli Fresh Incursion into Gaza Left Palestinian Injured
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Israeli Fresh Incursion into Gaza Left Palestinian Injured

Wednesday 8 March 2017
Israeli forces attacked the palestinian Gaza Strip on Tuesday
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Three Scenarios ahead of PYD in Raqqa Battle
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Three Scenarios ahead of PYD in Raqqa Battle

Wednesday 8 March 2017
Uncertainty about Kurdish party’s role in the upcoming Raqqa operation remains in place as Ankara remains its top opponent.
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Gunfire, Explosion at Military Hospital in Kabul, Near US Embassy
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Gunfire, Explosion at Military Hospital in Kabul, Near US Embassy

Wednesday 8 March 2017
Gunmen have entered a military hospital close to the US Embassy in the Afghan capital Kabul on Wednesday and a gun battle is under way, the Afghan defense ministry says.
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WikiLeaks Reveals CIA Espionage, Hacking Tools
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WikiLeaks Reveals CIA Espionage, Hacking Tools

Wednesday 8 March 2017
WikiLeaks released on Tuesday its largest ever confidential documents on US Spy agency’s terrifying, "all-seeing-eye" surveillance project codenamed ‘Weeping Angel.’
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China Hopes Iran, Saudi Arabia Resolve Differences through Talks: FM
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China Hopes Iran, Saudi Arabia Resolve Differences through Talks: FM

Wednesday 8 March 2017
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Wednesday Beijing hopes Iran and Saudi Arabia can resolve their differences through talks, ahead of a visit by the Saudi king to China.
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Syrian Army Makes Rapid Gains against ISIS Expels Group from Aleppo Province
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Syrian Army Makes Rapid Gains against ISIS Expels Group from Aleppo Province

Wednesday 8 March 2017
yrian army made unprecedented gains against ISIS in the eastern Aleppo countryside on Tuesday, entirely driving the terrorist group out of Aleppo province.
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Indian Police Kill 1, Arrests 3 Suspects behind ISIS Attack on Train
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Indian Police Kill 1, Arrests 3 Suspects behind ISIS Attack on Train

Wednesday 8 March 2017
An ISIS terrorist who was behind India’s Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train blast was killed early Wednesday morning after nearly 12 hours of anti-terror operation in Lucknow
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Iraqi Army Liberated over 60% of Western Mosul from ISIS: Commander
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Iraqi Army Liberated over 60% of Western Mosul from ISIS: Commander

Wednesday 8 March 2017
More than 60 percent of western side of Mosul city has been liberated from ISIS terrorist group, a commander in the Iraqi Army’s Counter-Terrorism Force said.
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Mosul, Sinjar Fall Part of Intl. Conspiracy to Partition Iraq: Hezbollah Brigades
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Mosul, Sinjar Fall Part of Intl. Conspiracy to Partition Iraq: Hezbollah Brigades

Wednesday 8 March 2017
Mosul and Sinjar Fall was an international plot to partition Iraq, Hezbollah Brigade’s spokesman said.
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It was Jets: Iraqi Man Blames Death of 15 Family Members on US-Led Airstrikes
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It was Jets: Iraqi Man Blames Death of 15 Family Members on US-Led Airstrikes

Wednesday 8 March 2017
Over 50,000 civilians have been displaced from Mosul in the last 10 days amid US-led coalition airstrikes and Iraqi forces advancing against ISIS. Locals are too often caught in the crossfire, as they told RT’s Murad Gazdiev.
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How Balkanization of Iran’s Allies Failed?
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How Balkanization of Iran’s Allies Failed?

Saturday 11 March 2017
Washington seeks breakup of the Axis of Resistance led by Tehran to guarantee security of the Israeli regime.
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Syrian Restores main Drinking Water Station in Aleppo
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Syrian Restores main Drinking Water Station in Aleppo

Thursday 9 March 2017
Syrian forces have restored the first and second stations of drinking water in the south-eastern side of al-Khafseh which supply water to Aleppo.

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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