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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

Egypt

ISIS Claims Deadly Attack on Egyptian Christians
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ISIS Claims Deadly Attack on Egyptian Christians

Saturday 27 May 2017
ISIS Takfiri terrorist group has claimed responsibility for an attack that killed 29 Coptic Christian pilgrims traveling on a bus south of Cairo.
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Egypt Bombs Militants’ Training Camp in Libya
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Egypt Bombs Militants’ Training Camp in Libya

Saturday 27 May 2017
Egyptian air force has launched airstrikes on militants training camps in Libya after armed militants ambushed a Coptic Christians caravan south of the Egyptian capital Cairo.
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28 Egyptian Christians Killed in Bus Attack
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28 Egyptian Christians Killed in Bus Attack

Friday 26 May 2017
Masked gunmen on Friday attacked two buses and a truck carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt, killing more than 28 people and wounding dozens.
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Militants Kill 3 Soldiers, 1 Policeman in Sinai, Egypt
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Militants Kill 3 Soldiers, 1 Policeman in Sinai, Egypt

Thursday 25 May 2017
Militants have killed three soldiers and a policeman in two separate attacks in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula, Reuters reported
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Israel Closed Its Embassy in Egypt since 5 Months Ago
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Israel Closed Its Embassy in Egypt since 5 Months Ago

Monday 8 May 2017
Israeli regime’s embassy in Egypt has been closed for the past five months the Hebrew newspaper Yedioth Ahronoth reported, saying that that the security situation in Cairo prompted the closure.
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Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood Preacher Sentenced to Death
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Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood Preacher Sentenced to Death

Sunday 30 April 2017
An Egyptian court confirmed a death sentence against Muslim Brotherhood preacher Wagdy Ghoneim after the country’s grand mufti gave his consent to the verdict.
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Iraq’s Sayyed Al-Hakim, Al Azhar Chief Urge War on Terror
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Iraq’s Sayyed Al-Hakim, Al Azhar Chief Urge War on Terror

Thursday 20 April 2017
Senior Iraqi Shiite cleric has met Egypt’s Al-Azhar chief with both calling for concerted efforts to fight extremism and terrorism.
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Egypt’s Parliament Authorizes State of Emergency
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Egypt’s Parliament Authorizes State of Emergency

Tuesday 11 April 2017
Egypt’s parliament has rubber-stamped a three-month state of emergency, broadening the power of authorities days after two church bombings .
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Egypt Declares 3-Month State of Emergency After Church Bombings Kill 44
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Egypt Declares 3-Month State of Emergency After Church Bombings Kill 44

Monday 10 April 2017
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has announced a three-month state of emergency following ISIS terrorist group’s attacks on two churches that killed at least 44 people.
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Church Bomb Attack Kills at Least 21, Injures Dozens in Egypt
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Church Bomb Attack Kills at Least 21, Injures Dozens in Egypt

Sunday 9 April 2017
At least 21people have been killed and 42 others wounded after a deadly explosion hit a church in Egypt’s al-Gharbeyya governorate
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Trump Meets Egypt’s El Sisi amid Protests in Washington
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Trump Meets Egypt’s El Sisi amid Protests in Washington

Tuesday 4 April 2017
US President Donald Trump on met Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi in Washington amid protests opposing his visit.
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Kenyan Forces Nab ISIS Terrorists, Human Traffickers
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Kenyan Forces Nab ISIS Terrorists, Human Traffickers

Friday 31 March 2017
Kenyan police have arrested a high-profile terrorist suspect with links to ISIS and al-Shabaab Takfiri terrorist groups.
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Former Egyptian Autocrat Released from 6-Year Detention
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Former Egyptian Autocrat Released from 6-Year Detention

Tuesday 14 March 2017
Ousted Egyptian dictator Hosni Mubarak was ordered to be freed from detention on Mandy according to Egypt’s official news agency al-Ahram.
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Reasons for Egypt, Persian Gulf States Tensions
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Reasons for Egypt, Persian Gulf States Tensions

Monday 13 March 2017
Sharp disagreements have worsened ties between Egypt and some Persian Gulf monarchies especially with Saudi Arabia.
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Why Riyadh, Cairo Favor Israeli-Palestinian Struggle Settlement?
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Why Riyadh, Cairo Favor Israeli-Palestinian Struggle Settlement?

Tuesday 7 March 2017
Any settlement of the conflict will help faster Arab-Israeli diplomatic normalization.

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Yemenis Suffering Starvation, Cholera as Saudi Aggression Goes on in Ramadan

Yemenis Suffering Starvation, Cholera as Saudi Aggression Goes on in Ramadan