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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

Lebanon

Israeli Spy Drone Crashes inside Lebanon
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Israeli Spy Drone Crashes inside Lebanon

Tuesday 23 May 2017
An Israeli spy drone crashed has crashed southern Lebanon due to an apparent technical failure.
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Sheikh Qassim Censures UN over Hostility towards Hezbollah
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Sheikh Qassim Censures UN over Hostility towards Hezbollah

Tuesday 16 May 2017
Hezbollah Deputy Secretary General has censured a recent UN report for being hostile towards Hezbollah and serving US-Israeli interests.
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Israel Hacked Lebanese Telecom System Sent Anti-Hezbollah Massages: Minister
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Israel Hacked Lebanese Telecom System Sent Anti-Hezbollah Massages: Minister

Sunday 14 May 2017
Lebanon blames Israeli regime for hacking the country’s communication system in which audio messages were sent to people in Lebanon claiming Hezbollah’s leader was behind the death of the group’s top military commander.
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Hezbollah to Defeat Israel in any Military Confrontation: Nasrallah
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Hezbollah to Defeat Israel in any Military Confrontation: Nasrallah

Thursday 11 May 2017
Hezbollah leader, Sayyad Hassan Nasrallah say the Israeli regime will be defeated during any military confrontation with resistance fighters.
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Hezbollah Chief Slams Arab Leaders’ Silence amid Palestinian Hunger Strike
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Hezbollah Chief Slams Arab Leaders’ Silence amid Palestinian Hunger Strike

Tuesday 2 May 2017
Hezbollah chief has slammed Arab leaders over their inaction and silence amid the ongoing hunger strike by Palestinians languishing in Israeli regime jails.
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China’s Strategy for West Asia: Gain Toehold with limited Intervention
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China’s Strategy for West Asia: Gain Toehold with limited Intervention

Tuesday 2 May 2017
China seeks its interests in the region but does its best to avert engagement in the superpowers’ games that are majorly costly.
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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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Will India Become Another Major Actor in West Asia?
Analysis

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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Lebanese Forces Kill ISIS Commander in Border Operation, Detain 10 More
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Lebanese Forces Kill ISIS Commander in Border Operation, Detain 10 More

Saturday 22 April 2017
Lebanese army troops have killed an ISIS terrorist group commander in a major operation at the country’s border with war-torn Syria.
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Reasons behind US Defense Sec Trip to West Asia
Analysis

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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Lebanon’s President Suspends Parliament to Resolve Feud
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Lebanon’s President Suspends Parliament to Resolve Feud

Wednesday 12 April 2017
Lebanon’s President Michel Aoun on Wednesday suspended parliament’s activities for one month in a bid to resolve a protracted feud on electoral law.
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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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Syrian Forces Down Intruding Israeli Spy Drone
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Syrian Forces Down Intruding Israeli Spy Drone

Tuesday 21 March 2017
Syrian forces have downed an Israeli spy drone in the Golan Heights moments after it violated the Syrian airspace.
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Resistance Victorious, ISIS Fall Worries Israel : Hezbollah Leader
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Resistance Victorious, ISIS Fall Worries Israel : Hezbollah Leader

Sunday 19 March 2017
Hezbollah leader says the resistance front will be victorious while ISIS and other terrorist groups in Syria are facing imminent defeat igniting worry in Israel.
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Saudi King to Cancel His Lebanon Visit?
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Saudi King to Cancel His Lebanon Visit?

Sunday 12 March 2017
Saudi ruler’s Lebanon trip is still uncertain as the Lebanese president backs Hezbollah in defiance of the kingdom.

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Five Killed 100s Detained as Bahraini Regime Attacks Peaceful Protest

Five Killed 100s Detained as Bahraini Regime Attacks Peaceful Protest