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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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Israeli Regime Raids Palestinian Sit-in, Injures 13 Journalists
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Israeli Regime Raids Palestinian Sit-in, Injures 13 Journalists

Monday 1 May 2017
Israeli regime forces have attacked on Sunday a peaceful sit-in protest held in occupied East al-Quds (Jerusalem) and injured 13 Palestinian journalists who were attempting to cover the demonstration.
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Hamas Lauds N Korea’s Backing of Palestinians, Opposing Israeli Regime
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Hamas Lauds N Korea’s Backing of Palestinians, Opposing Israeli Regime

Monday 1 May 2017
Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement, Hamas, has lauded stances by North Korea in support of Palestinian liberation and against the Israeli regime.
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Abbas Keeping Two Millions Gazans in Dark to Court Tel Aviv, Trump: Israeli Daily
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Abbas Keeping Two Millions Gazans in Dark to Court Tel Aviv, Trump: Israeli Daily

Saturday 29 April 2017
President of Palestinian Authority (PA) Mahmoud Abbas is Keeping Gazans in the dark in an inhuman bid to court US president Donald Trump, an Israeli Daily suggested on Saturday.
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Trump’s New Security Doctrine for West Asia
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Trump’s New Security Doctrine for West Asia

Saturday 29 April 2017
New American leader wants to make allies bear the costs of military interventions while US still makes profits from its regional presence.
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Battle of Wills as Palestinian Prisoners Hunger Strike Challenges Israeli Regime
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Battle of Wills as Palestinian Prisoners Hunger Strike Challenges Israeli Regime

Saturday 29 April 2017
Over 1,500 Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails last week, in a battle of wills, launched a hunger strike to protest against violations
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Israeli Regime to Build 25,000 Illegal Settlements in Occupied Palestinian Lands
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Israeli Regime to Build 25,000 Illegal Settlements in Occupied Palestinian Lands

Friday 28 April 2017
Israeli regime has announced plans to build 15,000 illegal settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories in defiance of international law
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Will India Become Another Major Actor in West Asia?
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Will India Become Another Major Actor in West Asia?

Tuesday 25 April 2017
PM Modi looks forward to expand India’s influence in the region, though a set of challenges remain handicapping his efforts.
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Mahmoud Abbas Needs to Decide which Side He Is On: Palestinians or Israeli Regime
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Mahmoud Abbas Needs to Decide which Side He Is On: Palestinians or Israeli Regime

Monday 24 April 2017
It is perfectly normal for Palestinians to have political differences with the Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas), but it is wholly unacceptable for any Palestinian, official or otherwise, to call for the destruction and burning of the Gaza Strip in order to crush the group. Such threats are manifestly shameful and can only result in national disaster.
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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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5 Injured as Extremist Israeli Settlers Assault Activists, Palestinian Shepherds
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5 Injured as Extremist Israeli Settlers Assault Activists, Palestinian Shepherds

Sunday 23 April 2017
A group of masked Israeli settlers have attacked activists and Palestinian shepherds in the Jordan valley, and injured five people.
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Palestinians’ Mass Hunger Strike Enters 6th Day Despite Israelis’ Punitive Measures
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Palestinians’ Mass Hunger Strike Enters 6th Day Despite Israelis’ Punitive Measures

Saturday 22 April 2017
Palestinian prisoners’ mass hunger strike enters its 6th day despite all punitive measures taken by Israeli prison officials against over 1,600 prisoners who staged their open-ended hunger strike under the slogan “Freedom and dignity”.
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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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Zionist Settlers Continue Al Aqsa Mosque Desecration
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Zionist Settlers Continue Al Aqsa Mosque Desecration

Wednesday 19 April 2017
Israeli regime troops on Wednesday escorted Zionist settlers as they desecrated the al-Aqsa Mosque—the third holiest site in Islam.
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Israeli Regime Implement Punitive Actions against 1,600 Palestinian Hunger-Strikers
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Israeli Regime Implement Punitive Actions against 1,600 Palestinian Hunger-Strikers

Tuesday 18 April 2017
As more than 1,600 Palestinian political prisoners launched an open-ended hunger strike on Monday, Palestinian Prisoners’ Day, Israeli Prison Service (IPS) officials took a series of punitive measures against the participating prisoners, particularly those leading the strike.
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Israel Detained over 400 Palestinians Last Year for Facebook Posts
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Israel Detained over 400 Palestinians Last Year for Facebook Posts

Tuesday 18 April 2017
Israeli regime has detained more than 400 Palestinians in less than a year over social media activity, Israeli daily Haaretz reported citing sources from regime’s army and internal security service the Shin Bet.

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1000s Pakistani Gather to Protest Prime Minister`s Corruption Allegations

1000s Pakistani Gather to Protest Prime Minister`s Corruption Allegations