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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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ISIS-Linked Terrorists Kill 9 Soldiers in Philippine’s Marawi Town
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ISIS-Linked Terrorists Kill 9 Soldiers in Philippine’s Marawi Town

Sunday 23 July 2017
At least nine government soldiers in Philippines have been killed following a grenade attack by ISIS-linked terrorists in Marawi city .
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Philippines President Duterte Vows Never to Visit Lousy America
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Philippines President Duterte Vows Never to Visit Lousy America

Friday 21 July 2017
Philippines President Duterte opposed to the prospect of his visiting the White House, saying he would never go to the US, which he called a "lousy" country.
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Philippines Obtains Chinese Weapons to Fight ISIS-Linked Terrorists
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Philippines Obtains Chinese Weapons to Fight ISIS-Linked Terrorists

Friday 30 June 2017
China has supplied Philippines with weapons to assist the country’s army in its battle against ISIS-linked terrorists in Marawi.
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Philippine Army Launches New Anti-ISIS Offensive in Marawi
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Philippine Army Launches New Anti-ISIS Offensive in Marawi

Tuesday 20 June 2017
Philippine warplanes bombed ISIS terrorist group positions and ground troops launched a renewed push against the Takifris holed up in a southern city on Tuesday.
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Seven US Navy Sailors Dead after US Warship Collision off Japan Coast
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Seven US Navy Sailors Dead after US Warship Collision off Japan Coast

Sunday 18 June 2017
- Seven American sailors have been confirmed dead after a US Navy warship collided with a container ship off Japan.
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US Warship Crashes into Cargo Ship off Japan Coast, 7  Sailors Missing
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US Warship Crashes into Cargo Ship off Japan Coast, 7 Sailors Missing

Saturday 17 June 2017
Seven US Navy sailors are missing after USS Fitzgerald collided with a merchant vessel near Yokosuka, Japan.
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13 Philippines Marines Killed in Maute-Held Marawi City
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13 Philippines Marines Killed in Maute-Held Marawi City

Saturday 10 June 2017
ISIS-linked terrorists of Maute group have killed at least 13 Philippine marines on Friday as the battle against the terrorist groups continued in the besieged southern city of Marawi.

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Yemen Cholera Cases to Exceed 600,000 in 2017, Saudi Bombardments Continue

Yemen Cholera Cases to Exceed 600,000 in 2017, Saudi Bombardments Continue