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Nahiyah

In several Arabic-speaking countries, a political subdivision approximately equivalent of a municipality, or at least an association of several villages.
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Nahiya lang ako kasi nandiyan si [Executive Secretary Salvador] Medialdea, kaibigan niya (I really wanted to kick him in the face.
These arrests came as part of a security crackdown across several areas in Kardasa, Nahiya, Al-Haram, and Giza districts, a few days prior to the third anniversary of the violent dispersal of the Rabaa Al-Adaweya sit-in.
Security forces used tear gas to break up a demonstration in Nahiya street in a Cairo suburb as soon as it started.
com)-- Leading UK Labelling Manufacturer, Silver Fox is pleased to announce the appointment of Al Nahiya Group as exclusive agents in the UAE.
This was mainly due to divisions among local tribes on whether to rely on the Popular Mobilization Forces to defeat ISIS, even though these same militias had previously participated in fighting in other cities in Anbar -- without committing any subsequent violations -- such as in Al-Karma district (40 kilometers west of Baghdad), Nahiya al-Baghdadi (110 kilometers west of Ramadi), and the Al-Assad Base, where hundreds of U.
Thillanadarajah, A Mohamed Nahiya, Kanthi Wijetunga, Sunil S.
Without the Sunni Awakening and that population's direct action against al-Qaeda and the maturation of Iraqi governance from the nahiya (city), to province, to national level, the surge may have failed.
28 : wa-l-Zab madinatuha al-Masila wa-hiya aydan nahiya 'ala ma wasafna madkurafi l-iqlim gayr an Tanga agall [.
At Article 56, the TAL expressly recognizes traditional tribal councils--the Qada' and Nahiya councils.
At lalo akong nahiya sa sarili ko noong banggitin ni Eileen (Macapagal, his wife) na mayroon kaming mga mahal sa buhay na nagdurusa sa ganung kalagayan.
Lalo akong nahiya sa sarili ko nang banggitin ni Eileen na may mga malalapit kaming mga mahal sa buhay na nagdurusa sa ganung kalagayan.
Lalo po akong nahiya sa sarili ko nang banggitin ni Eileen na may mga malalapit kaming mahal sa buhay na nagdurusa sa ganoong kalagayan (The more I felt ashamed when Eileen mentioned that we have loved ones close to us who suffer from this mood disorder),' he said.