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Synonyms for jehad

a holy war waged by Muslims against infidels

a holy struggle or striving by a Muslim for a moral or spiritual or political goal


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Close up, Jehad gives thumbs up out of train window
Says being kept in solitary confinement Sources said the issue of global jehad will be part of the talks
He said the slaves of the western powers and those thriving on the funds doled out by the west would have deleted the verses on Jehad from the Holy Quran if only they could do that.
On his part, Jehad Amin briefed the Minister of State on Tabreed's latest projects an plans, and discussed with him areas of joint cooperation.
Jehad Kazim, Director, Legal Services Department, Dubai Chamber, said that franchising is an excellent opportunity for rapid growth with low capital investment.
Total sales in the year exceeded $667 million, which is a positive sign indicating the continuous recovery of petrochemical markets, said TKSC chairman Jehad Al-Hajji.
Mae Jehad Mashhrawi yn gweithio i''r BBC fel golygydd fideo i Wasanaeth Arabaidd y Gorfforaeth yn Gaza.
However, Jehad Harb, a researcher and instructor at the West Bank University of Beir Zeit, said: "Israel doesn't need an excuse to attack the Palestinians.
RAMALLAH, February 8, 2012 (WAFA) -- The Palestinian Youth Movement (PYM) Wednesday held a sit-in in front of Israeli Ofer Prison in solidarity with detained Islamic Jehad leader Khader Adnan, who has been on hunger strike for 53 days, protesting his arrest.
In "Unveiling the Truth: Eye Witnesses Describing the Situation in Bahrain from a Business Perspective," Khalid Al Ameen, board member for the Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Jehad Amin, managing director of House of Travel in Bahrain, discuss the current state of Bahrain and what the unrest and recovery mean for the island kingdom moving forward.
The northern refineries' staff managed to operate the Salah al-Din unit 2, which produces 70 barrels everyday after completing maintenance," Essam Jehad told Aswat al-Iraq news agency, noting that the unit's production was added to the refinery's production to reach more than 300, 0000 barrels, the highest this year.
Jehad Jdid, one of the festival organizers, praised the efforts of the intellectuals and contributors who have helped made the festival a success, hoping this event would contribute to creating an enriching environment to cultivate innovation and knowledge among the young generation.
Other case studies were provided by Director of Engineering and Operation, VTel-Holding-Jordan, Jehad Ali, and Nga Lai Alice Wong, Financial Controller, Hong Kong Broadband Network Ltd.
Jehad al-Rasheed, Yamama Cement's top executive,said in June his firm would offset the impact of an export ban on its earnings by investing abroad if the year-long blockage lasted longer.
Jehad Kazim, Director, Legal Services Department, Dubai Chamber, informed that the workshop was organized in line with the Chamber's strategic objective of supporting the development of business.