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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

Turkey Ends ’Euphrates Shield’ Operation in Syria
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Turkey Ends ’Euphrates Shield’ Operation in Syria

Thursday 30 March 2017
Turkey has announced and end to its military incursion in northern Syria claiming the operation was a success.
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German Officials Fascist for Good Reasons: Turkish President
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German Officials Fascist for Good Reasons: Turkish President

Monday 27 March 2017
Amid an increasingly bitter relations between Turkey and the EU, Turkish government accused German authorities of being Nazis
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Turkish Relations with Europe Darkens, Ankara Summons Swiss Ambassador
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Turkish Relations with Europe Darkens, Ankara Summons Swiss Ambassador

Sunday 26 March 2017
Turkey summoned Swiss envoy to the country as relations with European countries hits more hurdles as Ankara tries to pass its new constitution
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Russia Mulls Supplying S-400 Systems to NATO member Turkey
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Russia Mulls Supplying S-400 Systems to NATO member Turkey

Saturday 25 March 2017
Russia sees no problem in supplying the S-400 air defense missile systems to Turkey despite the country’s NATO membership.
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Turkey-US Rift over Kurds Involvement in Raqqa Offensive
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Turkey-US Rift over Kurds Involvement in Raqqa Offensive

Friday 24 March 2017
A major rift has emerged between the US and Turkey, both NATO allies, after Ankara rejected the involvement of Syrian Kurds in the Raqqa offensive.
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Turkey’s President Urges EU to Respect Human Rights, Freedoms
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Turkey’s President Urges EU to Respect Human Rights, Freedoms

Thursday 23 March 2017
Turkish president continued his war of words with Europe saying his country can be "pushed around".
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Erdogan Defies EU, Vows to Restore Death Penalty
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Erdogan Defies EU, Vows to Restore Death Penalty

Sunday 19 March 2017
Turkish President says he will approve the reinstatement of death penalty in Turkey “without any hesitation” in open defiance to the European Union.
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Turkey Bans Nowruz Celebrations in Ankara, Istanbul
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Turkey Bans Nowruz Celebrations in Ankara, Istanbul

Saturday 18 March 2017
Turkey banned Nowruz celebrations in Ankara and Istanbul, saying "persons or groups attending the gathering may cause provocations," The Kurdistan 24 reported.
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Turkey threatens EU with Sending 15k Refugees in Month to ‘Blow Its Mind’
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Turkey threatens EU with Sending 15k Refugees in Month to ‘Blow Its Mind’

Friday 17 March 2017
Turkey’s interior minister threatened on Tuesday to open borders says and send 15,000 refugees a month to Europe, to “blow its mind
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How Row with Europe Works for Erdogan’s Referendum Interests?
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How Row with Europe Works for Erdogan’s Referendum Interests?

Friday 17 March 2017
The Turkish leader picks struggle with the European countries to draw nationalistic support for his upcoming referendum, solidified powers.
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Picture of Ankara’s Regional Policy
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Picture of Ankara’s Regional Policy

Thursday 16 March 2017
The Turkish leaders made miscalculations in dealing with the regional developments and they are paying the price so far.
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2 Soldiers Killed in Highway Explosion in Turkey
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2 Soldiers Killed in Highway Explosion in Turkey

Wednesday 15 March 2017
Two Turkish soldiers were killed on Wednesday after explosives detonated on a highway as security forces were passing by, the state-run Anadolu news agency reported.
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Germany Mercilessly Supporting Terrorism: Turkish President
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Germany Mercilessly Supporting Terrorism: Turkish President

Tuesday 14 March 2017
Turkey once again has accused Germany of supporting terrorism in the lasts string of insults traded between two NATO allies.
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Turkey Threatens Netherlands with Sanctions
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Turkey Threatens Netherlands with Sanctions

Sunday 12 March 2017
Turkish government threatened that Dutch move to prevent its ministers from attending gatherings in the country may be punished by sanctions
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Turkey Closes Dutch Embassy Amid Rising Tensions
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Turkey Closes Dutch Embassy Amid Rising Tensions

Sunday 12 March 2017
Amid increased tension with EU member countries, Turkey sealed off Dutch embassy in its country

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Hundreds Displaced amid Mosul Liberation Operation

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