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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

Iraq

ISIS Kills at least 10 Iraqi Soldiers near Jordan Border
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ISIS Kills at least 10 Iraqi Soldiers near Jordan Border

Monday 24 April 2017
At least 10 Iraqi soldiers were killed and over 20 injured on Sunday after ISIS terrorists ambushed a convoy of off-duty soldiers in the West Asian country’s sprawling western desert, associated Press reported.
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What Is Slowing down Mosul Liberation Operation?
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What Is Slowing down Mosul Liberation Operation?

Monday 24 April 2017
The mission is now an erosive process as the military forces regard the safety of the civilians first in their confrontation with the terrorists.
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Millions of Iraqis Mark Imam Kadhim’s Martyrdom
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Millions of Iraqis Mark Imam Kadhim’s Martyrdom

Monday 24 April 2017
Millions of Iraqis thronged the mausoleum of Imam Kadhim AS in Baghdad Sunday for the climax of a week-long mourning ceremonies for the 7th Imam of Shiite Muslims.
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Erdogan’s Wild Claims against Iraqi Volunteer Forces
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Erdogan’s Wild Claims against Iraqi Volunteer Forces

Friday 21 April 2017
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has ignited outrage in Iraq after branding Iraq’s volunteer forces as ’terrorists’.
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Turkey’s Erdogan Slammed for Remarks against Iraqi Forces
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Turkey’s Erdogan Slammed for Remarks against Iraqi Forces

Thursday 20 April 2017
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been condemned for labeling Iraqi popular mobilization forces fighting ISIS as “terrorist”.
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Reasons behind US Defense Sec Trip to West Asia
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Reasons behind US Defense Sec Trip to West Asia

Thursday 20 April 2017
The US secretary of defense tours the region to unveil Trump’s policy and get troubled relations with the Arab allies back on the track.
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Iraq’s Sayyed Al-Hakim, Al Azhar Chief Urge War on Terror
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Iraq’s Sayyed Al-Hakim, Al Azhar Chief Urge War on Terror

Thursday 20 April 2017
Senior Iraqi Shiite cleric has met Egypt’s Al-Azhar chief with both calling for concerted efforts to fight extremism and terrorism.
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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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ISIS Launches 2nd Chemical Attack in Mosul, Iraq
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ISIS Launches 2nd Chemical Attack in Mosul, Iraq

Monday 17 April 2017
ISIS terrorist group has launched another chemical attack in western Mosul where at least six Iraqi soldiers suffered inhalation problems.
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ISIS Launches Chemical Weapons Attack in Mosul, Iraq
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ISIS Launches Chemical Weapons Attack in Mosul, Iraq

Saturday 15 April 2017
ISIS terrorist group has has fired a rocket loaded chemical weapons in western Mosul, Iraq, hitting several soldiers with the chlorine gas.
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Powers’ Interventions, Heated Crises Make West Asia Peace Prospects Dim
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Powers’ Interventions, Heated Crises Make West Asia Peace Prospects Dim

Thursday 13 April 2017
The region heads to deepened crises as regional sides fail to get along and on the other side international powers intensify race.
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Why Mosul Liberation Op Proceeding Slow?
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Why Mosul Liberation Op Proceeding Slow?

Monday 10 April 2017
The assault is hit by a set of obstacles ranging from US interventions to abusive ISIS tactics, with the civilian safety concerns in center.
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How Germany Chases its Economic, Military Interests in West Asia?
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How Germany Chases its Economic, Military Interests in West Asia?

Monday 10 April 2017
Through military exports, Germany on the one hand seeks bolstering its allies and on the other hand obtains share in region’s lucrative arms market.
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ISIS Kills Some 200 Civilians Fleeing Mosul
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ISIS Kills Some 200 Civilians Fleeing Mosul

Saturday 8 April 2017
ISIS terrorists have slain dozens of Iraqi civilians who were trying to eastern side of Mosul city in the past days as government forces advance on in terrorist-held areas

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Millions of Shiites Throng Imam Kadhim Shrine in Baghdad

Millions of Shiites Throng Imam Kadhim Shrine in Baghdad