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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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Russia says US Threats to Syria Unacceptable
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Russia says US Threats to Syria Unacceptable

Tuesday 27 June 2017
Russia has condemned new US threats against the Syrian government terming them unacceptable.
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Russia Urges US to Stop Double Standards in War on Terrorism
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Russia Urges US to Stop Double Standards in War on Terrorism

Tuesday 27 June 2017
- Russia has called the US to stop double standards in war on terror accusing a collation led by Washington of failing to target some terrorist groups in Syria.
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Israeli Warplanes Attack Syrian Positions to Support Terrorists
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Israeli Warplanes Attack Syrian Positions to Support Terrorists

Monday 26 June 2017
The Syrian Army confirms Israeli warplanes attacked on Saturday a Syrian military position in Quneitra province in a desperate attempt to support terrorist groups
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President Assad Performs Eid prayers in Hama, says Syrians Triumphant
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President Assad Performs Eid prayers in Hama, says Syrians Triumphant

Sunday 25 June 2017
President Bashar al-Assad performed on Sunday the prayers of Eid al-Fitr at al-Nouri Mosque in Hama.
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Syrian Forces Kill ISIS Terrorists in Operations Across the country
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Syrian Forces Kill ISIS Terrorists in Operations Across the country

Saturday 24 June 2017
- Syrian Air force on Saturday continued anti-terrorists bombardments across the country killing many terrorists and destroying their equipment and positions.
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Erdogan Says Turkey will not Surrender Regional Plots
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Erdogan Says Turkey will not Surrender Regional Plots

Saturday 24 June 2017
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday that his country will not surrender to any regional plot.
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Russian Warships, Submarine Fire Cruise Missiles on ISIS Positions in Syria
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Russian Warships, Submarine Fire Cruise Missiles on ISIS Positions in Syria

Friday 23 June 2017
Two Russian warships and a submarine have fired six Kalibr cruise missiles on ISIS terrorist group targets in Syria.
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Foreign-Based “Syrian opposition” not Serving Country’s Interests: Lavrov
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Foreign-Based “Syrian opposition” not Serving Country’s Interests: Lavrov

Thursday 22 June 2017
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says the so-called “Syrian opposition” abroad, serves foreign agendas more than the interests of the Syrian people.
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UN Concerned Over Israeli Regime Troops ties with Terrorists in Syria
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UN Concerned Over Israeli Regime Troops ties with Terrorists in Syria

Wednesday 21 June 2017
The United Nations UN has voiced concern over increased contacts between Israeli regime troops and terrorists from Syria in recent months.
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Russia says Increasing US Troops in Southern Syria Illegal
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Russia says Increasing US Troops in Southern Syria Illegal

Wednesday 21 June 2017
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov says that increasing the number the US troops in southern Syria is illegal.
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Astana talks on Syria Crisis Scheduled for July 4-5
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Astana talks on Syria Crisis Scheduled for July 4-5

Tuesday 20 June 2017
The next round of Astana talks on solving Syria’s crisis are scheduled for July 4-5, Kazakhstan’s Foreign Ministry said Tuesday.
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Top ISIS Commanders Killed in IRGC Missile Attack in Syria’s Deir Ezzor
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Top ISIS Commanders Killed in IRGC Missile Attack in Syria’s Deir Ezzor

Tuesday 20 June 2017
High-ranking ISIS terrorist group commanders were among hundreds of Takfiris killed when Iran’s missiles hit their headquarters in Syria’s Deir Ezzor late Sunday.
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Syrian Forces Liberate al-Rasafah near Raqqa city, many ISIS Terrorists Killed
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Syrian Forces Liberate al-Rasafah near Raqqa city, many ISIS Terrorists Killed

Tuesday 20 June 2017
Syrian forces have established control over al-Rasafah and more than 20 towns in Raqqa province after eliminating hundreds of ISIS terrorists.
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Iran Coordinated with Syria before Deir-ez Zor Missile Attack on ISIS
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Iran Coordinated with Syria before Deir-ez Zor Missile Attack on ISIS

Monday 19 June 2017
Iran’s targeting of terrorists’ sites in Syria’s Deir-ez-Zor was done in coordination with the Damascus and within the context of fighting Takfiri terrorism.
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Russia Slams US Downing  Syrian Warplane, Halts Cooperation with Washington
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Russia Slams US Downing Syrian Warplane, Halts Cooperation with Washington

Monday 19 June 2017
Russia has condemned US downing of a Syrian warplane and announced halting cooperation with Washington on air safety in Syria following the incident.

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China landslide: 15 dead, over 100 missing in Sichuan

China landslide: 15 dead, over 100 missing in Sichuan