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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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Egypt’s el-Sisi Approves Handover of Islands to Saudis Ignoring Masses
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Egypt’s el-Sisi Approves Handover of Islands to Saudis Ignoring Masses

Sunday 25 June 2017
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ratified a treaty that hands over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia in a deal that had sparked widespread opposition .
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Saudi Wahhabi Ideology Endangers Islamic Sites: Yemeni Official
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Saudi Wahhabi Ideology Endangers Islamic Sites: Yemeni Official

Saturday 24 June 2017
A Yemeni official has lashed out at Saudi Arabia over its Wahhabi ideology saying it endangers Islamic holy sites.
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Qatar Rejects Saudi-Led Demands terming them Unreasonable
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Qatar Rejects Saudi-Led Demands terming them Unreasonable

Saturday 24 June 2017
Qatar has rejected a list of demands submitted by four Arab countries led by the Saudi regime as neither reasonable nor actionable.
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Iran, Hezbollah Slam Terrorist Incident near Mecca Grand Mosque
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Iran, Hezbollah Slam Terrorist Incident near Mecca Grand Mosque

Saturday 24 June 2017
The Islamic Republic of Iran has strongly condemned a terrorist incident near the Grand Mosque in holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia.
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Failed Militarily, Saudis Seek Controlling Yemen’s Vital Port Through UN
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Failed Militarily, Saudis Seek Controlling Yemen’s Vital Port Through UN

Saturday 24 June 2017
The kingdom proposed sending peacekeeping forces to the Yemeni port as its military push proves a failure so far.
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Saudi Traitors, Hypocrites Can’t Liberate Al Quds: Sayyed Nasrallah
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Saudi Traitors, Hypocrites Can’t Liberate Al Quds: Sayyed Nasrallah

Saturday 24 June 2017
Hezbollah Secretary lashed out at Saudi Arabia over its relation with the Israeli regime stressing that “Al-Quds is too sacred to be liberated by traitors
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Yemen Cholera Cases to Reach 300,000, Saudi Bombardments Continue
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Yemen Cholera Cases to Reach 300,000, Saudi Bombardments Continue

Friday 23 June 2017
A UN agency has warned that, cholera cases in Yemen may reach 300,000 by the end of August while the Saudi regime continued bombardments on the country
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Saudi-Led Arab Regimes Issue Qatar with 13 Demands to End Blockade
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Saudi-Led Arab Regimes Issue Qatar with 13 Demands to End Blockade

Friday 23 June 2017
Four Arab regimes want Qatar to downgrades ties with Iran, halt military ties with Turkey and shut the Al Jazeera TV as conditions to end a blockade on the Persian Gulf state.
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Ansarullah Leader Urges United Front against Israeli Regime
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Ansarullah Leader Urges United Front against Israeli Regime

Friday 23 June 2017
Leader of Yemen’s Ansarullah movement Abdul-Malik Badreddin al-Houthi has called for a united front against the Israeli regime.
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Iran Delivering Food Shipments to Qatar Daily
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Iran Delivering Food Shipments to Qatar Daily

Friday 23 June 2017
Iran delivers hundreds of tons of fruit and vegetables to Qatar on a daily basis as the country endures a blockade by Saudi Arabia and some Persian Gulf nations.
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Israeli Regime hails Saudi Coup, Trump calls  New Crown Prince King-in-Waiting
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Israeli Regime hails Saudi Coup, Trump calls New Crown Prince King-in-Waiting

Thursday 22 June 2017
The Israeli regime has welcomed the palace coup in Saudi Arabia , with US President Trump calling new Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman king-in-waiting.
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Egyptian Court Quashes Islands Transfer to Saudi Arabia
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Egyptian Court Quashes Islands Transfer to Saudi Arabia

Wednesday 21 June 2017
Egypt’s high administrative court maintains an earlier decision to annul the transfer of two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia.
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Palace Coup in Saudi Arabia as King Sacks Crown Prince Nayef, Appoints Son, Bin Salman
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Palace Coup in Saudi Arabia as King Sacks Crown Prince Nayef, Appoints Son, Bin Salman

Wednesday 21 June 2017
Saudi Arabian King Salman has sacked Muhammad bin Nayef as crown prince, replacing him with Mohammad bin Salman in an anticipated palace coup.
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Turkish Troops in Qatar War Games as Persian Gulf Tensions Rise
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Turkish Troops in Qatar War Games as Persian Gulf Tensions Rise

Monday 19 June 2017
Turkish troops have arrived in Qatar for a military drill as tensions between Persian Gulf sheikhdoms continue to rise with no end in sight.
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25 Killed after Saudi Warplanes Bomb Yemeni Market
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25 Killed after Saudi Warplanes Bomb Yemeni Market

Sunday 18 June 2017
At least 25 Yemenis were killed when warplanes dropped bombs on a market in the northern Saada province, a local health official said on Sunday.

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