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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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10 Afghan Troops Killed in Kandahar Attack
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10 Afghan Troops Killed in Kandahar Attack

Tuesday 23 May 2017
Terrorists have attacked an Afghan government army base in the southern province of Kandahar, killing at least 10 soldiers.
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Taliban Attack Police Check Points in Southern Afghanistan, Kill 20
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Taliban Attack Police Check Points in Southern Afghanistan, Kill 20

Sunday 21 May 2017
At least 20 Afghan policemen were killed and more than a dozen others were injured in Afghanistan’s volatile south after Taliban militants attacked their checkpoints early on Sunday.
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Gunmen Storm Bank in Afghanistan, Kill Three
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Gunmen Storm Bank in Afghanistan, Kill Three

Saturday 20 May 2017
Gunmen stormed a bank in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday killing at least three people and wounding many more before being shot dead .
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Suicide Bombers Attack Afghan State TV in Jalalabad
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Suicide Bombers Attack Afghan State TV in Jalalabad

Wednesday 17 May 2017
A gunbattle is underway in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad as assailants raided building of Afghan state television and Radio on Wednesday and engaged in a gun battle with security forces.
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Afghan Forces Liberate Qala-e-Zal from Taliban
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Afghan Forces Liberate Qala-e-Zal from Taliban

Tuesday 16 May 2017
Afghan forces have liberated the Qala-e-Zal district of Kunduz province, ten days after the Taliban terrorists seized its control.
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Iran FM Visit to Afghanistan: Tehran Worries, Kabul Challenges
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Iran FM Visit to Afghanistan: Tehran Worries, Kabul Challenges

Wednesday 10 May 2017
Iran is moving to help Afghanistan government overcome further challenges it is facing now, that can affect the Iranian borders.
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Afghan Forces Kill Foreign Terrorists in Airstrikes
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Afghan Forces Kill Foreign Terrorists in Airstrikes

Sunday 7 May 2017
Afghan forces have killed at least nineteen terrorists including members of an ISIS affiliate in the country.
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US Created ISIS, Uses It as Tool: Ex-Afghan President
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US Created ISIS, Uses It as Tool: Ex-Afghan President

Saturday 6 May 2017
Former Afghan president Hamid Karzai blames the US for rise of ISIS in his motherland, saying Washington has created the terrorist group.
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District near Afghanistan’s Kunduz Falls to Taliban
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District near Afghanistan’s Kunduz Falls to Taliban

Saturday 6 May 2017
Taliban militants have occupied Qala-e-Zal district near the Afghan city of Kunduz after two days of heavy clashes with security forces there, Tolo News reported.
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US Mulls Sending New Forces to Afghanistan, Amid Trump’s Policy Incertitude
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US Mulls Sending New Forces to Afghanistan, Amid Trump’s Policy Incertitude

Friday 5 May 2017
The US is heading to forces increase while Kabul insists that Washington should provide air cover and equipment to Afghan national army.
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Ex-Afghan Warlord Returns to Political Life after 20 Years
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Ex-Afghan Warlord Returns to Political Life after 20 Years

Thursday 4 May 2017
Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, former Afghan warlord, has returned to the capital Kabul on Thursday after two decades of self-imposed exile
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Car Bomb Kills 8 near US Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan
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Car Bomb Kills 8 near US Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan

Wednesday 3 May 2017
At least eight people were killed and 25 injured in Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, after a car bomb hit a NATO convoy on Wednesday.
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27 Killed as ISIS, Taliban Terrorists Clash in Afghanistan
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27 Killed as ISIS, Taliban Terrorists Clash in Afghanistan

Tuesday 2 May 2017
Deadly infighting has broken out between ISIS and Taliban terrorists in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan leaving 27 dead.
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Reasons behind Taliban’s Recently-Heightened Violence in Afghanistan
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Reasons behind Taliban’s Recently-Heightened Violence in Afghanistan

Sunday 30 April 2017
Aside from its hostility towards Kabul, Taliban is now driven by foreign agenda, particularly US’s, to escalate violence.
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Four Reasons Why is Afghan Military So Inefficient?
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Four Reasons Why is Afghan Military So Inefficient?

Thursday 27 April 2017
The military forces are hit by an array of troubles among them corruption and lack of defense doctrine.

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Five Killed 100s Detained as Bahraini Regime Attacks Peaceful Protest

Five Killed 100s Detained as Bahraini Regime Attacks Peaceful Protest