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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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Russia, China Reaction to US Presence in Central Asia
Analysis

Russia, China Reaction to US Presence in Central Asia

Tuesday 25 July 2017
The Americans are pushing for greater presence in Central Asia but face the discomforted Russia and China.
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Saudi "Carrot, Stick" Policy in Region
Analysis

Saudi "Carrot, Stick" Policy in Region

Tuesday 25 July 2017 ،
In pursuit of their regional aspirations, Saudi leaders threaten some countries and incentivize others to get them on board.
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US Sanctions Hezbollah amid Lebanese Group’s Anti-Terror Offensive
Report

US Sanctions Hezbollah amid Lebanese Group’s Anti-Terror Offensive

Tuesday 25 July 2017 ،
The US lawmakers’ bill is meant to press the Hezbollah that so far proved a key party in fight against terrorism.
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Parents Use Child to Whitewash Terrorists in Aleppo
Report

Parents Use Child to Whitewash Terrorists in Aleppo

Tuesday 25 July 2017 ،
The exploitation of children in the propaganda war against Syria has become routine. However, the exploitation by the parents themselves is a new low of depravity. Such is the case of Aleppo child, Bana al-Abed, and the exploitation by her parents.
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South Korea, US: Clash of Alliance, Trade
Analysis

South Korea, US: Clash of Alliance, Trade

Monday 24 July 2017 ،
The two allies cooperate on the North Korean challenge but at the same time are facing disunity as US seeks reviewing a major trade deal with South Korea.
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Iran, Iraq Sign Pact to Enhance Military Ties
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Iran, Iraq Sign Pact to Enhance Military Ties

Monday 24 July 2017 ،
Iran and Iraq have signed a memorandum of understanding to enhance defense and military ties in various sectors.
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Russian Jets Conducted 6,000 Strikes on Terrorists in Syria in 2 Months
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Russian Jets Conducted 6,000 Strikes on Terrorists in Syria in 2 Months

Monday 24 July 2017 ،
Russian warplanes have made more than 2,000 sorties in Syria within the period of two months, delivering almost 6,000 airstrikes on terrorists.
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Pakistan’s Appeasement Diplomacy, Yemen Crisis
Analysis

Pakistan’s Appeasement Diplomacy, Yemen Crisis

Monday 24 July 2017 ،
Pakistani leaders apparently side with Saudi Arabia and the US in the region but simultaneously don’t seek confrontation with Iran.
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China, Britain: From Feud to Friendship
Analysis

China, Britain: From Feud to Friendship

Sunday 23 July 2017 ،
The former enemies are now boosting ties with a special focus on trade
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Libya Burning: Domestic Conflict, Foreign Interventions, Terrorism
Analysis

Libya Burning: Domestic Conflict, Foreign Interventions, Terrorism

Saturday 22 July 2017 ،
Libyan parties fight each other while terrorism spreads and foreign sides seek shares from the country’s rich oil reserves.
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Sudan Sanctions Case Reflects US Failure to Keep Commitments
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Sudan Sanctions Case Reflects US Failure to Keep Commitments

Saturday 22 July 2017 ،
The US delays decision on lifting Sudan sanctions despite Khartoum concessions.
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Official Abuses, Surveillance of Activist Persist in Myanmar: UN Envoy
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Official Abuses, Surveillance of Activist Persist in Myanmar: UN Envoy

Saturday 22 July 2017 ،
Activists and journalists in newly democratic Myanmar continue to be followed and questioned by state surveillance agents, a U.N. envoy said on Friday, at the conclusion of a visit she said was beset by official snooping and access restrictions.
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Oil-dependent Saudi Economy Grappling with Deficit
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Oil-dependent Saudi Economy Grappling with Deficit

Friday 21 July 2017 ،
Saudi leaders took austerity measures last year to save more money but slashed oil revenues beside huge military spending delay recovery.
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Jordan’s Policy on Syrian Crisis
Analysis

Jordan’s Policy on Syrian Crisis

Friday 21 July 2017 ،
Amman leaders support anti-Damascus camp but at the same time steer clear of direct encounter with Syria.
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Russian Naval Forces to Counter Growing US Military Threat
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Russian Naval Forces to Counter Growing US Military Threat

Friday 21 July 2017 ،
Russia has formulated a new naval military doctrine which will prepare the country’s forces to deal with growing military threat by US naval forces .

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Suicide Bombing Kills 26 Wounds 53 in Pakistan

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