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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.
ISIS Terrorist Group

ISIS Terrorist Group

A terrorist group that fights against Resistance Axis in Syria and Iraq. It was founded & armed by America and its allies covertly.
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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Russia, Iran Condemn Turkish Airstrikes on Iraq, Syria
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Russia, Iran Condemn Turkish Airstrikes on Iraq, Syria

Thursday 27 April 2017
Russia and Iran joined the other countries to condemn Turkey’s airstrikes on areas of Iraq and Syria along the border.
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Russia Terms Terrorism Major Global Danger, Syria Top Victim
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Russia Terms Terrorism Major Global Danger, Syria Top Victim

Wednesday 26 April 2017 ،
Russian says international terrorism remains the main danger which is facing the world and that Syria is on top of the countries which are fighting the ISIS terrorist group.
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Turkish Aggression on Syria, Iraq Draws Intl Condemnation as Erdogan Defends Measure
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Turkish Aggression on Syria, Iraq Draws Intl Condemnation as Erdogan Defends Measure

Wednesday 26 April 2017 ،
Turkish air force raided Iraq and Syria on Tuesday, drawing international condemnation as the airstrikes were carried out without Damascus and Baghdad permission.
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Brutality of Videos Deepen Kashmiri People Anger against India
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Brutality of Videos Deepen Kashmiri People Anger against India

Wednesday 26 April 2017 ،
One video showed a young Kashmiri man strapped to a patrolling Indian army jeep as a human shield against stone-throwing protesters. Others showed soldiers beating local men with sticks as other troops stood by with guns drawn.
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US Nuclear Sub in S Korea, Trump Summons Senate for N Korea Briefing
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US Nuclear Sub in S Korea, Trump Summons Senate for N Korea Briefing

Tuesday 25 April 2017 ،
A US nuclear submarine armed with guided missiles is in South Korea as North Korea holds massive long-range artillery drills amid rising tensions .
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Iran’s Leader Highlights Reasons behind US, Israel Hostility towards Islam, Iran
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Iran’s Leader Highlights Reasons behind US, Israel Hostility towards Islam, Iran

Tuesday 25 April 2017 ،
Leader of the Islamic Revolution says the United States and the Israeli regime are hostile towards Iran because Islam is most prominent in the Islamic Republic
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US, Israel Using Saudi Regime to Destroy Yemen: Ansarullah Leader
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US, Israel Using Saudi Regime to Destroy Yemen: Ansarullah Leader

Monday 24 April 2017 ،
The Saudi regime is being used by the US and the Israeli regime to destroy Yemen through a brutal military aggression, Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement has said.
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Palestinian Officials Travel to US ahead of Abbas-Trump Meeting
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Palestinian Officials Travel to US ahead of Abbas-Trump Meeting

Sunday 23 April 2017 ،
Senior Palestinian officials will travel to the US on Sunday to prepare for Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbass’s meeting with US president Donald Trump on May 3.
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Why US Media Ignore Dissenting Voices on Syria’s Gas Attack?
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Why US Media Ignore Dissenting Voices on Syria’s Gas Attack?

Saturday 22 April 2017 ،
Because when it comes to airing opinions on Trump’s bombing of a Syrian airbase two weeks ago, in response to an alleged chemical attack on Khan Sheikhoun, it seems that only experts who agree with the White House may apply.
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Venezuelan Workers Resist US-Backed Right-Wing Protests
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Venezuelan Workers Resist US-Backed Right-Wing Protests

Saturday 22 April 2017 ،
Venezuelan workers have risen up to resist ongoing US-backed violent right-wing protests that have plunged the country into chaos and leaving several dead.
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UN Envoy Praises Effective Tehran Meeting on Syria Talks
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UN Envoy Praises Effective Tehran Meeting on Syria Talks

Thursday 20 April 2017 ،
The UN Special Envoy for Syria on Thursday has praised as effective, the Russian-Iranian-Turkish trilateral expert-level meeting, which was held in Tehran.
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What Drives Are Taking Iraq’s Al-Hakim to Egypt?
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What Drives Are Taking Iraq’s Al-Hakim to Egypt?

Thursday 20 April 2017 ،
Iraqi politician seeks support from regional sides as his bloc set to offer reconciliation document to the country’s political factions.
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WSJ Explains How US Presence in Iraq Could Be Justifiable after ISIS Annihilation
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WSJ Explains How US Presence in Iraq Could Be Justifiable after ISIS Annihilation

Wednesday 19 April 2017 ،
The justification for a longer-term presence would be to train and equip Iraqi forces and assist against ISIS remnants.
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Russia-US Relations at Lowest Ebb
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Russia-US Relations at Lowest Ebb

Tuesday 18 April 2017 ،
Russian relations with the US and Britain are at an all-time low months after Donald Trump’s swearing-in as US president

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Millions Facing Famine in Yemen amid Saudi Regime`s ongoing Aggression

Millions Facing Famine in Yemen amid Saudi Regime`s ongoing Aggression