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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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China Launches New Warship amid Tensions with US Over South China Sea
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China Launches New Warship amid Tensions with US Over South China Sea

Thursday 29 June 2017
- China’s Navy’s new destroyer, a 10,000-tonne domestically designed and produced warship, was launched Wednesday at in Shanghai amid tensions with US at the South China Sea.
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China Plans Military Base in Pakistan, US Influence Declining
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China Plans Military Base in Pakistan, US Influence Declining

Tuesday 20 June 2017
China is set to build a military base in Pakistan as US influence over its once strong ally continues to decline.
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Iran, China Conduct War-Games in Strategic Strait of Hormuz
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Iran, China Conduct War-Games in Strategic Strait of Hormuz

Sunday 18 June 2017
Iranian and Chinese Navies are conducting joint war-games in an area stretching from the strategic Strait of Hormuz to the Sea of Oman in the Persian Gulf.
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US Pushing EU Closer to China: Juncker
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US Pushing EU Closer to China: Juncker

Friday 2 June 2017
A top European official says Donald Trump’s efforts to untie the US from international connections will push the EU closer to China.
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Russia, China Warn US over THAAD Missile Deployment in S Korea
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Russia, China Warn US over THAAD Missile Deployment in S Korea

Thursday 1 June 2017
Russia and China have warned the US over its continuing THAAD anti-missile system deployment in South Korea with Moscow vowing reciprocal measures.
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Labor Activists Probing Ivanka Trump Brand in China Arrested, Missing
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Labor Activists Probing Ivanka Trump Brand in China Arrested, Missing

Wednesday 31 May 2017
An advocacy group reported on Wednesday a labor activist has been arrested and two other went missing in China investigating a company that produces Ivanka Trump-branded shoes.
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US Warship Makes Provocative Moves in South China Sea: Report
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US Warship Makes Provocative Moves in South China Sea: Report

Thursday 25 May 2017
For the first timed under Donald Trump’s presidency a US warship has made provocative moves aimed at challenging China’s sovereignty over South China Sea.
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China Killed over 12 US Spies, Unraveled CIA Network
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China Killed over 12 US Spies, Unraveled CIA Network

Sunday 21 May 2017
China has killed or jailed some 20 CIA sources between 2010 to 2012, systematically dismantling the spy agency’s operations in the country, US officials say.
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China Warned Philippines of War over Drills for Oil in Disputed Areas: Duterte
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China Warned Philippines of War over Drills for Oil in Disputed Areas: Duterte

Saturday 20 May 2017
The Chinese president has threatened the Philippines with war if the Southeast Asian country pressed its claims over the disputed South China Sea islets and drilled for oil in the area, the Philippines President said in a televised speech on Friday.
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2 Chinese Jets Intercept US Spy Plane over East China Sea
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2 Chinese Jets Intercept US Spy Plane over East China Sea

Friday 19 May 2017
Alwaght- Two Chinese SU-30 aircraft have intercepted a US spy plane flying illegally over the East China Sea.
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US Navy Chief Vows Fleet Expansion to Counter Russia, China
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US Navy Chief Vows Fleet Expansion to Counter Russia, China

Tuesday 16 May 2017
The US Navy chief says there is need to increase the country’s fleet of warships in order to match opponents such as Russia and China.
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China Lays $900b Belt, Road Plan Challenges US for Global Leadership
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China Lays $900b Belt, Road Plan Challenges US for Global Leadership

Sunday 14 May 2017
China laid out $900 billion new Silk Road vision on Sunday, with President Xi Jinping pledging $124 billion for the ambitious plan to forge a path of peace, inclusiveness and free trade.
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Chinese Military Deploys AWACS Planes at S. China Sea: Report
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Chinese Military Deploys AWACS Planes at S. China Sea: Report

Saturday 13 May 2017
The Chinese military has deployed its latest airborne early warning and control aircraft to an air base in the vicinity of the South China Sea islands.
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10 Laborers Gun Down in Pakistan Working near China ’Belt and Road’ Projects
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10 Laborers Gun Down in Pakistan Working near China ’Belt and Road’ Projects

Saturday 13 May 2017
Unidentified Assailants have killed ten laborers in southwestern Pakistan in two separate attacks as they were working on link roads to connect outlying towns to the country’s $57-billion Chinese "Belt and Road" initiative.
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China Tests New Missile Amid Korea Peninsula Tensions
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China Tests New Missile Amid Korea Peninsula Tensions

Tuesday 9 May 2017
China has conducted a combat test of a new type of missile in the Bohai Sea, according to a statement from the country’s defense ministry.

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Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad Visits Russian Airbase in Latakia

Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad Visits Russian Airbase in Latakia