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those who accept and practice a particular religious belief

a system of religious belief

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The First Vice - President has pledged to support implementation of the projects of Ansar Al-Sunna Sect.
COMMUNALISM has got a new dimension in Uttar Pradesh with growing tension between two Muslim sects in the state.
I read the writer's articles and I never saw that he was defaming the Shi'ite sect," the Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments Ministry consultant told judges.
The disputes or conflicts between Sunni and Shiite sects or among Sunni sects or groups cannot be considered legitimate justification for war, as the common characteristics among these sects or groups are "maximal," not "minimal.
These countries are constantly referring to this sect as a religious minority and they are trying to inspire that the Baha'is are living under difficult conditions while the Islamic Republic of Iran treats Baha'is like other citizens and they enjoy citizens rights," the secretary of Iran's Human Rights Council said.
The minister's move was triggered by reports that a private school in northern Kuwait had required students to include their sect in the registration application they were filling.
The Sabbagh brothers make it clear that they are calling on Lebanese to unite under a new sect committed to "co-existence and openness to the others.
The 12-member sect, thought to have been founded in 2005, consume the potent hallucinogenic plant ayahuasca.
The statement reminded, herein, that the Lebanese National Consensus stipulates that all constituents of the Lebanese community, with all its sects and confessions, ought to be respected and fairly represented in Parliament.
For his part, Ali Al-Emad, the Houthi representative in Sana'a's Change Square, expressed resentment about targeting the Zaidi sect.
The talk about the "rights and dignity of the sect" is nothing but an attempt at igniting the Sunni fears over losing the gains achieved by this sect since the Taef Accord and up until this day; and seeing a new power distribution between the sects where the lion's share is grabbed by the most heavily armed and strongest party.
PERFORMANCE AWARDS: Sect A - Mia Roberts, Sarum Posy (Breeder: S Franklin); Sect B - Gordon Lloyd, Morwyn Bronze Wispa (Breeder: Audrey Weaver); Sect D - Debbie Barry, Westdawn Georgie Boy (Breeder: T West); Welsh Part-Bred - Sophie Williams, Flecknoe Fandango (Breeder: D Murray); Champion - Gordon Lloyd Morwyn Bronze Wispa; Res - Sophie Williams, Flecknoe Fandango.
LAGOS, Dhu-AlHijjah 10, 1432, Nov 6, 2011, SPA -- A radical sect responsible for attacks that left more than 100 people dead in northeast Nigeria this week could bomb three luxury hotels frequented by foreigners in the oil-rich nation's capital, the U.
VIC Godard has forged his own trajectory since emerging from the 100 Club punk scene of 76 where Subway Sect debuted alongside contemporaries The Clash and Sex Pistols.
The Chouf, in the mountains southeast of the capital Beirut, is considered the power base of the Druze sect and it is where the Druze overlord Walid Jumblat's ancestral mansion is located.