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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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Aliyev Anti-Iranian Accusations Aimed at Legitimizing Illegal Agenda
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Aliyev Anti-Iranian Accusations Aimed at Legitimizing Illegal Agenda

Tuesday 19 October 2021
The Azerbaijani president has illegitimated territorial ambitions and is seeking to paint them legitimate.
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Palestinian Prisoners Under Israeli Administrative Detention Continue Long, Brutal Hunger Strikes
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Palestinian Prisoners Under Israeli Administrative Detention Continue Long, Brutal Hunger Strikes

Tuesday 19 October 2021 ،
“There’s no judicial system to try them fairly. There’s no party inside prison that can share their demands. So the sole item that [the Palestinian prisoners] can use to protest and fight for their rights is their bodies.” — Addameer spokeswoman Milena Ansari
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Why Is Erdogan Eying New Northern Syria Operation?
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Why Is Erdogan Eying New Northern Syria Operation?

Tuesday 19 October 2021 ،
Turkey’s president has a set of reasons for Syria military action, with Kurds being the main target.
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How Is Venezuelan FM’s Iran Visit Important?
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How Is Venezuelan FM’s Iran Visit Important?

Tuesday 19 October 2021 ،
The top Venezuelan diplomat visited Tehran and discussed boost to partnership as two countries battle illegal American sanctions.
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Massive Israeli Aerial Drills: Is Tel Aviv More Fragile Than Ever?
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Massive Israeli Aerial Drills: Is Tel Aviv More Fragile Than Ever?

Wednesday 20 October 2021 ،
The drills and their size raise questions about the Israeli security, concerns, and effectiveness of normalization with some Arab states.
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A Look at Power Blocs in Road to New Iraqi Government
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A Look at Power Blocs in Road to New Iraqi Government

Thursday 21 October 2021 ،
Sadrist movement is leading. Still, it needs allies for majority. Its rival Shiite coalition, on the other side, can prove challenging.
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What Were Moscow Afghanistan Summit’s Goals?
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What Were Moscow Afghanistan Summit’s Goals?

Thursday 21 October 2021 ،
The participants discussed security, Taliban, government, and own concerns in the summit, as US signs its role is declining.
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In An Apartheidic Regime, Anti-Palestinian Rulings Are Endless
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In An Apartheidic Regime, Anti-Palestinian Rulings Are Endless

Saturday 23 October 2021 ،
Israeli court upheld demolition of Palestinian cemetery, triggering clashes. It is one in many discriminatory rulings against Palestinians.
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Report Reveals European Firms Have More Than $255B Entwined in Illegal Israeli Settlements
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Report Reveals European Firms Have More Than $255B Entwined in Illegal Israeli Settlements

Saturday 23 October 2021 ،
The continuous settler takeover of Palestinian land has prevented Palestinians from developing and utilizing their resources and therefore significantly depleted their economy.
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Drone Attack on US Syria Base Changes Balances, Brings New Rules
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Drone Attack on US Syria Base Changes Balances, Brings New Rules

Sunday 24 October 2021 ،
A drone attack was launched on US base in Syria’s Al-Tanf. The attack signaled change in the equations of power between the Us and its Resistance camp.
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Iraqi Election Dispute: Three Possible Alliance Scenarios
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Iraqi Election Dispute: Three Possible Alliance Scenarios

Monday 25 October 2021 ،
Iraq waits to see where developments will take it as health of election results were questioned by a majority of Shiite parties with strong popular base.
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EU Gave Erdogan’s Accession Hope a Kill Shot
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EU Gave Erdogan’s Accession Hope a Kill Shot

Monday 25 October 2021 ،
The European bloc said talks with Tukey are on hold at least up to 2023, signaling it wants him out of power after election.
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PM Imran Khan’s Riyadh Visit: Goals, Prospects
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PM Imran Khan’s Riyadh Visit: Goals, Prospects

Tuesday 26 October 2021 ،
Pakistani PM paid a visit to Saudi Arabia for a summit. But he has side goals, as do the Saudis.
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Over 500 Scholars Launch Fightback Against Israel Lobby’s Antisemitism Smear of UK Academics
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Over 500 Scholars Launch Fightback Against Israel Lobby’s Antisemitism Smear of UK Academics

Tuesday 26 October 2021 ،
The question, raised by the petition and letter of complaint, is whether universities like Glasgow will continue to submit to such attacks on academic life under the cover of false or evidence-free claims of anti-Semitism.

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Gunfire, Protests as Sudanese Military Seizes Power in Coup

Gunfire, Protests as Sudanese Military Seizes Power in Coup