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Battles of Wills: Over 1,500 Palestinian Prisoners Stage Hunger Strike

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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

Turkey

Turkish Daily Publishes Blank Issue Protesting Persecution of Staff
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Turkish Daily Publishes Blank Issue Protesting Persecution of Staff

Tuesday 23 May 2017
A Turkish newspaper critical of the government has published a blank issue to protest the persecution of some staff members.
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Erdogan Hitler of Our Country: Turkish NBA player
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Erdogan Hitler of Our Country: Turkish NBA player

Tuesday 23 May 2017
The Turkish NBA player Enes Kanter said Monday that he has been getting death threats for his outspoken opposition to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan whom Kanter called "the Hitler of our century".
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Incirlik Air Base New Berlin-Ankara Dispute Point
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Incirlik Air Base New Berlin-Ankara Dispute Point

Tuesday 23 May 2017
Turkey creates new controversy with Germany as it bars the German lawmakers from visiting their troops in military site.
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Media Crackdown Continues in Turkey; Sozcu Targeted
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Media Crackdown Continues in Turkey; Sozcu Targeted

Saturday 20 May 2017
Turkey post coup purge continues as authorities issue arrest warrants for the chief executive and several staff members of Sozcu opposition daily.
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US Senate Slams Turkish President Guards’ Brutal Attack on Washington Protesters
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US Senate Slams Turkish President Guards’ Brutal Attack on Washington Protesters

Thursday 18 May 2017
The US State Department has strongly slammed Turkish President bodyguards’ violent attack on anti-Erdogan protesters in Washington, DC.
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Turkey Court Acquit Assailant Burnt Girl over Outdoor Smoking
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Turkey Court Acquit Assailant Burnt Girl over Outdoor Smoking

Wednesday 17 May 2017
A Turkish court acquitted a man who was detained for assaulting three women on a street and burning one of them with a cigarette, Doğan News Agency reported.
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9 injured, 2 Detained as Clashes Erupt during Turkish President Visit to US
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9 injured, 2 Detained as Clashes Erupt during Turkish President Visit to US

Wednesday 17 May 2017
Anti and pro-Erdogan protesters clashed outside the Turkish embassy in Washington as the Turkish president was in town, leaving nine people injured.
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Turkey’s Purge Continues, Erdogan Pushing US to Extradite Gulen
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Turkey’s Purge Continues, Erdogan Pushing US to Extradite Gulen

Tuesday 16 May 2017
Post-coup purge in Turkey continues unabated as the country’s prosecutor orders the arrest of 85 staff at the energy and education ministries.
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Iran, Russia, Turkey Consulting on Syria De-Escalation Zones
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Iran, Russia, Turkey Consulting on Syria De-Escalation Zones

Tuesday 16 May 2017
Russia, Turkey and Iran - are actively working on implementing a memorandum on creating de-escalation zones in Syria.
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Turkey To Establish Military Base in Northern Syria: Deputy PM
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Turkey To Establish Military Base in Northern Syria: Deputy PM

Tuesday 16 May 2017
Turkey mulls establishing a military base near the Syrian city of al-Bab where Turkey has previously launched several incursions against.
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What Force Turkey Recalibrate Its Foreign Policy?
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What Force Turkey Recalibrate Its Foreign Policy?

Sunday 14 May 2017
A set of issues ranging from domestic challenges to distrust to the West have been seen effective in Ankara’s strategy review.
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Turkey Tests Indigenous Ballistic Missile
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Turkey Tests Indigenous Ballistic Missile

Friday 12 May 2017
Turkey has tested its first Indigenous ballistic missile, in what officials say is a move towards self-confidence.
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Erdogan Urges US to Reverse Move to Arm Syrian Kurds
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Erdogan Urges US to Reverse Move to Arm Syrian Kurds

Wednesday 10 May 2017
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has urged the US to reverse its recent decision to arm Syrian-Kurdish.
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US Arms Kurdish Militants Ignoring Turkey’s Objection
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US Arms Kurdish Militants Ignoring Turkey’s Objection

Tuesday 9 May 2017
The US has approved arms supply to Kurdish YGP militants in Syria ignoring fierce opposition from NATO ally Turkey.
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Turkey Strikes Northern Iraq Ignoring Baghdad’s Objections
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Turkey Strikes Northern Iraq Ignoring Baghdad’s Objections

Tuesday 9 May 2017
Turkey’s warplanes have conducted airstrikes inside Iraq targeting Kurdish militants despite Baghdad’s opposition to such incursions .

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Five Killed 100s Detained as Bahraini Regime Attacks Peaceful Protest

Five Killed 100s Detained as Bahraini Regime Attacks Peaceful Protest