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a group of people sharing common ancestry

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Women are occasionally are dealt death sentences for marrying men of other clans.
Sources from the provincial government of Lanao del Sur said the bloodyridobetween the two clans was sparked by political rivalry and squabbles for control of vote-rich areas in the province.
The armed confrontation between the two clans started at about 11 a.
The ARMM police chief also directed the Lanao del Sur provincial police office to coordinate with the military for a 'focused operation' against members of the warring clans involved in the armed clashes.
Clash Of Clans is available now on Android and iOS.
Tourism Minister Fergus Ewing welcomed the new figures released for Scottish Tourism Week 2016 as he confirmed funding for the Scottish Clan Fund will be up to 70,000 in 2016/17.
What sets Kuwait apart from the rest of the Arabian Gulf states including oil/gas-rich Arabistan (in April 1925 annexed to Iran and re-named Khuzistan) is the traditional strength of its Utbi merchant clans and city notables.
Well-known family clans in provinces such as Adyyaman, E[currency]anlyurfa, Batman, Van and Siirt who used to support the AK Party, some of whose members worked at the AK Party's provincial organizations, have made it public that they will no longer vote for the AK Party and will now vote for the HDP.
By emphasizing the role that clans played in community organization and leadership, Steckley demonstrates the inadequacy of viewing the Wyandots, as the French and British too often did, in "tribal" or "national" terms.
Some clans have members all over the world and they need a better way to communicate.
The reconciliation between the Dahouk and Fneish clans took place in the village of Marj.
In a press conference on Tuesday at Dama Rose Hotel in Damascus, the clans granted the Syrian government's delegation to the international conference on Syria the right and popular authorization to represent the clans.
Cro-Magnon clans of the north are encountering the Neanderthal clans of the south.
NASDAQ: FFN) announced that its newest web game, Clans of NeoEarth, is live and available on Facebook in beta version and will officially launch by month's end.
The Nage people of central Flores comprise numerous clans (woe), preferably patrilineal groups which in many cases are associated, as it were totemically, with natural species and other natural phenomena (Forth 2009a).