hajji

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a general term used by foreign soldiers to refer to the Iraqi people

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an Arabic term of respect for someone who has made the pilgrimage to Mecca

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aHe used fake documents to register Mustafa Alish Hadzhi as Chief Mufti.
After the press conference, Prime Minister Erdogan got together with Mustafa Alis Hadzhi, the popularly-elected Chief Mufti of Bulgaria's Muslim community.
Borisov, who was admitted to hospital with a hypertensive crisis for a second time in one week on Sunday, met with Hadzhi on Monday, according to the Bulgarian government press office.
I am not the person to lead the institutions through that way but I personally welcome it, I am well-intentioned in that sense, and I expect this project to find its realization, of course, withing the rules and laws," Plevneliev stated during his meeting with Mustafa Hadzhi, as cited by BGNES.
Mufti Mustafa Alsih Hadzhi, in an official statement to the Bulgarian media, denounced the attack as a "barbarian act" and expressed condolences with the families of the victims.
Another two members, Ayrush Ibrahim Hadzhi and Boris Mihaylov, were nominated by the ethnic Turkish party Movement for Rights and Freedoms, DPS, while Maryana Darakchieva was nominated by the right-wing Blue Coalition.
Bulgaria's Chief Mufti, Mustafa Hadzhi, who was exposed one day earlier as an agent of the former Communist State Security, DS, was seen by the American Embassy in Sofia as a "credible voice among the Muslim community.
The cable, titled IDENTIFYING CREDIBLE VOICES IN MUSLIM COMMUNITIES, sheds light on views of John Beyrle, US Ambassador to Bulgaria before going to Moscow, on Bulgaria's Chief Mufti, Mustafa Hadzhi.
However, Bulgaria's current Chief Mufti Mustafa Hadzhi, his predecessor Nedim Gendzhev and the head of the Bulgarian Catholic Church Georgi Yovchev have all collaborated with the Communist-era State Security, it has been revealed.
The former Chief Mufti lost another court battle in April 2011, when the Sofia Appellate Court ruled that Mustafa Hadzhi was the legitimate Chief Mufti of the Bulgarian Muslim community.
In addition to Parvanov, Gul will meet with Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, the Speaker of the Parliament, Tsetska Tsacheva, the Chief Mufti, Mustafa Alish Hadzhi, and the Chair of the Parliamentary Group for Bulgarian-Turkish Friendship, Ramadan Atalay from the ethnic Turkish party Movement for Rights and Freedoms.
All Muslims are referred to as "terrorists", which we find highly insulting", said Chief Mufti Mustafa Alish Hadzhi, urging a serious approach to the matter to let justice triumph .