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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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Erdogan to Visit Moscow: Goals of Timely Trip
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Erdogan to Visit Moscow: Goals of Timely Trip

Monday 6 March 2017
The Turkish leader will expectedly debate Syria developments, including the safe zones and Kurdish challenge, with Putin.
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Merkel Visited North Africa to Tackle Refugee Crisis, Warn Turkey
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Merkel Visited North Africa to Tackle Refugee Crisis, Warn Turkey

Monday 6 March 2017
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has visited Egypt and Tunisia and held talks with leaders of the two countries with illegal migrants topping the agenda.
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N Korea Fires Four Ballistic Missiles in Direction of Japan
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N Korea Fires Four Ballistic Missiles in Direction of Japan

Monday 6 March 2017
North Korea has launched on Monday four ballistic missiles in the direction of Japan, three of which landed in an area where Tokyo claims as its sovereign territory.
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Over 200,000 Iraqis Displaced Since Mosul Op Onset: Report
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Over 200,000 Iraqis Displaced Since Mosul Op Onset: Report

Monday 6 March 2017
More than 200,000 civilians have been displaced since October 2016 when Iraqi army launched a large-scale operation to recapture the country’s second-largest city, Mosul, from ISIS terrorist group.
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Cuba’s Castro Slams Trump’s ’Irrational, Egotistical’ Policies
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Cuba’s Castro Slams Trump’s ’Irrational, Egotistical’ Policies

Monday 6 March 2017
Policies of US President Donald Trump on immigration and trade are “irrational” and “egotistical” Cuban President Raul Castro says.
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Saudis Dupe US Vets into lobbying against Justice for 9/11 Victims: NY Post
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Saudis Dupe US Vets into lobbying against Justice for 9/11 Victims: NY Post

Monday 6 March 2017
Saudi Arabia uses US military veterans as pawns to lobby against the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) that allows victims of 9/11 to sue Al Saud regime for its alleged role in the attacks, the New York Post reports.
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Syrian Militia Severs Road out Linking ISIS-Held Raqqa, Deir Al-Zor
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Syrian Militia Severs Road out Linking ISIS-Held Raqqa, Deir Al-Zor

Monday 6 March 2017
Syrian Democratic Forces, Militia dominated by Kurds, have reportedly severed the last main road out of ISIS de facto capital, Raqqa on Monday, cutting highway between the city and the terrorist group’s another stronghold in Deir al-Zor province, the so-called Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported.
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Annexing West Bank Leads to ’Immediate Crisis’ with Trump: US Warns Israel
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Annexing West Bank Leads to ’Immediate Crisis’ with Trump: US Warns Israel

Monday 6 March 2017
Highly pro-Israel administration of the US, fed up with regime’s violations against Palestinians, warned Tel Aviv over annexing West Bank and threatened that such a move would lead to an "immediate crisis" with the Trump administration, Israel’s defense minister said Monday.
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Never Show Weakness to Dissuade Enemy from Waging War on You: Iran Leader
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Never Show Weakness to Dissuade Enemy from Waging War on You: Iran Leader

Monday 6 March 2017
Leader of Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah says nations must get stringer in order to dishearten enemies from carrying out any act of aggression against their country.
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Aliyev of Azerbaijan Visits Iran, Though Anti-Tehran Baku Agenda Still in Place
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Aliyev of Azerbaijan Visits Iran, Though Anti-Tehran Baku Agenda Still in Place

Tuesday 7 March 2017
The Azerbaijani leader holds discussions with the Iranian officials, while playing dumb about the anti-Iranian moves in his administration.
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Pakistan’s Vision of Afghanistan: Interests First
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Pakistan’s Vision of Afghanistan: Interests First

Tuesday 7 March 2017
Islamabad seeks its own goals, even if they come at the cost of supporting anti-Kabul insurgent groups.
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Why Riyadh, Cairo Favor Israeli-Palestinian Struggle Settlement?
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Why Riyadh, Cairo Favor Israeli-Palestinian Struggle Settlement?

Tuesday 7 March 2017
Any settlement of the conflict will help faster Arab-Israeli diplomatic normalization.
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Israeli Regime Bans Its Boycotters from Entering
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Israeli Regime Bans Its Boycotters from Entering

Tuesday 7 March 2017
Israeli regime introduced a new regulation banning all supporter of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement to enter the land under its control.

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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