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Traditionally, people who are related by blood or marriage. The term can mean many different things depending on the circumstances. Most statutes have a section devoted to “definitions” that will tell you the intended definition of words used in the law. For example, the concept of what constitutes a family may be important in zoning cases for single-family housing or apartment restrictions against non-family members living in the apartment with the tenant.

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Another Business leader,Senior Vice President FPCCI, Zafar Bakhtawari stressed the need for Free Trade Agreement between two brotherly countries for further bilateral trade relations.
He wished the ambassador success and expressed Bahrains keenness to bolster bilateral ties and exert all possible effort to underpin ties in all fields to serve the interests of the two brotherly countries and peoples.
For his part, King Abdullah expressed his appreciation to President Saleh of the true fraternal feelings, praising the deep-rooted brotherly relations tie the two brotherly countries.
During the meeting, the mechanisms of reinforcing coordination between the two brotherly countries and unifying their stances towards all regional and global issues along with means of strengthening the pillars of regional security and stability were also discussed.
He said that Pakistan stands in solidarity with the brotherly people of Saudi Arabia.
In a statement issued today, the Representatives Council urged an effective and immediate action from the International Community to save the brotherly Syrian people from the humanitarian disaster it is currently facing, noting that, so far, 30 persons, the majority of whom are children, women and elderly people, have died because of hunger, sickness or cold, and as a result of the inability to deliver relief aid to victims.
The meeting reviewed aspects of the bilateral cooperation between the two brotherly countries and means of supporting them in fields.
Summary: Riyadh, Safar 11, 1432, Jan 15, 2011, SPA-- The Royal Court said in a statement issued today that emanating from the assessment of the Government of Saudi Arabia of the exceptional circumstances being witnessed by the brotherly people of Tunisia, its wishes that security and stability prevail in.
At the meeting, Ahmed and Gonul discussed aspects of bilateral relations and the two brotherly countries' armies in military area of training and medical services as well as in fighting against terrorism and sea piracy.
Summary: Rabat - HM King Mohammed VI sent congratulatory messages to the heads of state and government of brotherly and friendly countries on the occasion of the New Year 2011.
Siraj ul Haq said that it was a historic day for the nation as a president of the brotherly country addressed the joint sitting.
His Highness the Deputy Premier praised solid, deep-rooted bilateral brotherly cooperation relations between Bahrain and Qatar, asserting perpetual keenness on boosting and developing these relations in all spheres to the welfare and benefit of both brotherly countries and peoples.