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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
Muslim Brotherhood

Muslim Brotherhood

‎ A transnational Islamist organization which was founded in Egypt in 1928 by Hassan al-Banna.
Shiite

Shiite

represents the second largest denomination of Islam. Shiites believe Ali (peace be upon him) to be prophet"s successor in the Caliphate.
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.
Ansarullah

Ansarullah

A Zaidi Shiite movement operating in Yemen. It seeks to establish a democratic government in Yemen.
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.
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.
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.

Lebanon

What Hurdles Block Hariri’s Government Formation?
Report

What Hurdles Block Hariri’s Government Formation?

Saturday 26 November 2016
Prime minister-designate is supposed to do the hard job of reaching accords with all sides on cabinet posts.
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Haaretz: Israeli Military Alters Strategies to Keep up with Hezbollah Advancements
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Haaretz: Israeli Military Alters Strategies to Keep up with Hezbollah Advancements

Friday 18 November 2016
Israeli newspaper Haaretz said Israeli military plans to evacuate 78,000 settlers in the event of a war against Hezbollah.
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What are Consequences of Erosive Conflicts in West Asia?
Analysis

What are Consequences of Erosive Conflicts in West Asia?

Friday 11 November 2016
The West now is encouraged further to intervene in the region as different sides are engaged in a devastating struggle.
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Trump’s West Asia Policies
Report

Trump’s West Asia Policies

Thursday 10 November 2016
What does Trump have in store for West Asia? And does he really have control over US foreign policy?
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Iran’s FM Visits Lebanon after Aoun’s Election
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Iran’s FM Visits Lebanon after Aoun’s Election

Thursday 10 November 2016
Iran’s Foreign Minister made a crucial visit to Lebanon days after the election of Michel Aoun as the country’s president.
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Israel, Takfiri Terrorism Threat Not Only to Region but to World: Iran FM
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Israel, Takfiri Terrorism Threat Not Only to Region but to World: Iran FM

Tuesday 8 November 2016
The Iranian Foreign Minister said the real danger of ISIS terrorist group is not limited to Lebanon or Syria but threatens the whole region and world.
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Lebanese President Meets Syrian Presidential Envoy
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Lebanese President Meets Syrian Presidential Envoy

Tuesday 8 November 2016
The newly elected Lebanese president met the envoy of Syrian President, Bashar Assad in Beirut on Monday
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Newly-Elected Lebanese President Vows War on Corruption
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Newly-Elected Lebanese President Vows War on Corruption

Monday 7 November 2016
The newly elected Lebanese president says he will embark on a fight against corruption in the country
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Anti-Americanism Runs Deep in West Asia
Analysis

Anti-Americanism Runs Deep in West Asia

Monday 7 November 2016
West Asia is rife with anti-US sentiment as the region continues to bear the brunt of Washington’s policies.
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What Are Effects of Russia-EU Relations on Peace in West Asia?
Analysis

What Are Effects of Russia-EU Relations on Peace in West Asia?

Sunday 6 November 2016
Despite unavoidable fears, the EU eyes Moscow’s help to restore order to West Asia to guarantee security of Europe.
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Lebanese Soccer Player killed by Terrorists in Syrian Aleppo
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Lebanese Soccer Player killed by Terrorists in Syrian Aleppo

Saturday 5 November 2016
The foreign-backed terrorist and militant groups in Syrian city of Aleppo slaughtered a professional Lebanese soccer player
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Hezbollah Calls on All Lebanese Parties to Help Form “All-Inclusive” Government
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Hezbollah Calls on All Lebanese Parties to Help Form “All-Inclusive” Government

Saturday 5 November 2016
The Secretary General of the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement welcomed the election of Michel Aoun as president
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What are Trump’s Policies in West Asia Once He Becomes US President?
Analysis

What are Trump’s Policies in West Asia Once He Becomes US President?

Friday 4 November 2016
US policies are expected to see a crucial change if the Republican candidate who seeks moving away from Obama’s legacy becomes president.
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Saudi Regime Compelled to Accept Hezbollah’s Choice in Lebanon
Analysis

Saudi Regime Compelled to Accept Hezbollah’s Choice in Lebanon

Thursday 3 November 2016
Lebanon’s parliament elected a Hezbollah ally, Michel Aoun, as president with the Saudi regime having no option but to accept the turn of events.
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UNSC Urges Lebanon Newly-Elected President Form Unity Govt
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UNSC Urges Lebanon Newly-Elected President Form Unity Govt

Wednesday 2 November 2016
The United Nations Security Council calls on the newly elected Lebanese president to form a unity government on Tuesday

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