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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

Saudi Arabia

Saudi-Led Coalition Killing Yemeni Civilians: UN
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Saudi-Led Coalition Killing Yemeni Civilians: UN

Friday 24 March 2017
Saudi-led aggression on Yemen is leaving at least an average of 100 civilians dead every month, the United Nations human rights office said on Friday.
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Yemeni Forces Kill Saudi Troops in Retaliatory Attacks
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Yemeni Forces Kill Saudi Troops in Retaliatory Attacks

Thursday 23 March 2017
Yemeni forces have killed several Saudi Arabian troops and mercenaries in retaliatory attacks over the last 48 hours in Saudi soil.
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Americans Sue Saudi Regime for Role in 9/11 Attacks
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Americans Sue Saudi Regime for Role in 9/11 Attacks

Tuesday 21 March 2017
Americans have sued the Saudi regime for its role in the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks in New York and Washington .
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UN Slams Attack on Somali Refugees in Yemen, Saudis Blamed
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UN Slams Attack on Somali Refugees in Yemen, Saudis Blamed

Monday 20 March 2017
A UN agency has condemned last Thursday’s attack off the coast of Yemen that left dozens of Somalis dead, with Saudi-led coalition being blamed for the carnage.
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Yemeni Missile Hits Military Base in Saudi Capital, Riyadh
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Yemeni Missile Hits Military Base in Saudi Capital, Riyadh

Sunday 19 March 2017
The Yemeni Army has fired a missile ballistic missile which destroyed parts of King Salman Air Base in the Saudi capital, Riyadh
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France Turning Blind Eye to Saudi’s Dangerous Power Games
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France Turning Blind Eye to Saudi’s Dangerous Power Games

Saturday 18 March 2017
Author Pierre Conesa explains how ignoring the kingdom’s split personality in terms of diplomacy could pose problems for France
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Over Half of Britons Unaware of Ongoing Saudi aggression on Yemen
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Over Half of Britons Unaware of Ongoing Saudi aggression on Yemen

Saturday 18 March 2017
More than half of British people are unaware of the “forgotten war” underway in Yemen, despite the Government’s support for a military coalition accused of killing thousands of civilians.
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Over 30 Somalian Refugees Killed after Saudi Airstrike Hit Boat off Yemen Coast
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Over 30 Somalian Refugees Killed after Saudi Airstrike Hit Boat off Yemen Coast

Friday 17 March 2017
A Saudi airstrike hit a refugee boat off Yemen’s western coast and killed more than 31 people
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Reasons behind Saudi Officials Visits to US, Japan
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Reasons behind Saudi Officials Visits to US, Japan

Wednesday 15 March 2017
The Saudi leaders resort to diplomacy to seek help from powers for economic boost and also get out of the war quagmire.
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Saudi Airstrikes in Yemen May Mount to War Crimes: HRW Urges West Halt Arms Sale to Regime
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Saudi Airstrikes in Yemen May Mount to War Crimes: HRW Urges West Halt Arms Sale to Regime

Sunday 12 March 2017
Saudi Arabia’s almost 2-year aggression on neighboring Yemen could be war crimes, Human Rights Watch said, calling on the US, UK and France to stop selling weapons to Riyadh.
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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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Saudi Arabia Kills 22 Civilians in Attack on Market
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Saudi Arabia Kills 22 Civilians in Attack on Market

Saturday 11 March 2017
Saudi airstrike killed at least 22 Yemenis, all of them civilians, on Friday and injured dozens in a market in western Yemen.
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More Saudi Invaders Killed by Yemeni Forces
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More Saudi Invaders Killed by Yemeni Forces

Friday 10 March 2017
Yemeni forces have shot and killed four Saudi invaders in Najran region, a military official said on Friday.
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US Oks Weapons Sales to Saudi Regime, Ignores Yemen War Crimes
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US Oks Weapons Sales to Saudi Regime, Ignores Yemen War Crimes

Friday 10 March 2017
The United States has approved resumption of arms sales to the Saudi regime ignoring war crimes committed the regime in neighboring Yemen.
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How Balkanization of Iran’s Allies Failed?
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How Balkanization of Iran’s Allies Failed?

Saturday 11 March 2017
Washington seeks breakup of the Axis of Resistance led by Tehran to guarantee security of the Israeli regime.

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Hundreds Displaced amid Mosul Liberation Operation

Hundreds Displaced amid Mosul Liberation Operation