Wilayah


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Wilayah

In parts of North Africa and Central Asia, a political subdivision equivalent to a province.
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Al-Sharif pointed out that the issuance of the book "Wilayah Poets" has filled a gap in documenting the literary and historical legacy about the mandate of Imam Ali Ibn Abi Talib peace be upon him.
Wilayah means province or district in the organization's religious teachings, and they do not follow manmade laws or acknowledge any country by name or border.
The IS made this announcement the other day through its official news outlet, only five days after it announced opening of its chapter in India with the name of 'Wilayah of Hind (Hind Province).
Twenty-seven people received the Panglima Mahkota Wilayah (PMW) award which carries the title 'Datuk'.
One of President University Student, Novela Permata Sari (International Relations batch 2015) won the first place in a competition held by Kopertis Wilayah IV titled 'Pemilihan Mahasiswa Berprestasi' that was held in President University campus located in Jababeka Industrial Estate, Cikarang (3/4).
The topics include Protagoras' cooperative know-how, democracy without elections: popular rule according to Alfarabi, consent and popular sovereignty in medieval political thought: Marsilius of Padua's Defensor pacis, Thomas Paine and democratic contempt, morals and enlightenment: Bolivar's virtuous democracy in the Angustura Address, democracy in the revolutionary thought of Rosa Luxemburg, an alternative democracy: dissent in Gandhi's great trial of 1922, and a new reading on authority and guardianship (wilayah): Ayatollah Muhammad Mahdi Shamsuddin.
Abdulmalik, alias Abu Toraife, was a Maguindanao-based leader of a faction of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) and was being linked to the Maute group, Abu Sayyaf and the Ansar al-Khilafa, which also pledged allegiance to the IS cause of establishing a 'wilayah,' or IS province, in the Philippines.
Hashim Youssef Khalil (42 years old), a leading figure at the Islamic Hizb ut Tahrir in the Wilayah of Sudan was detained at the transit point in Egypt's southern area of Esna on his way back from Alexandria to Sudan.
Karbala (NINA) - A security force from Karbala, in cooperation with Ramadi security forces captured the Qaeda Commander of Southern Wilayah, and 5 of his assistants.
Tourists toured Khassab city during which they visited tourism and archeological sites, as well markets and utilities in the wilayah. Tourists familiarized themselves with customs and traditions of citizens.
These licenses will be based on newly designated mining areas known as WUPs (Wilayah Usaha Pertambangan) which are commercial mining areas open to general commercial exploitation and WPNs (Wilayah Pencadangan Negara) being areas reserved in the "national strategic interest".
The management of Kayan Mentarang National Park, like the organization of this book, is according to the traditional or customary areas, or wilayah adat, that are held under customary rights and reflect administrative districts.