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Synonyms for Islamism

a fundamentalist Islamic revivalist movement generally characterized by moral conservatism and the literal interpretation of the Koran and the attempt to implement Islamic values in all aspects of life

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The Secretary was addressing a meeting of the Islamic movement leadership in South Darfur state, focusing on the future vision of the movement, its structures in the state.
Sheikh "Ibrahim Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), and his wife remained in incommunicado detention without trial since their arrest in December 2015 despite a court ordering their release and compensation", reflection-online, the official website of the Free Zakzaky Campaign, reported.
Al-Khatib, who serves as deputy chief of the outlawed Northern Branch of the Islamic Movement, was banned until October 2017 from entering Jerusalem or Al-Aqsa mosque.
They had hoped to achieve their mischievous aims by using that to wreck havoc and attribute same to a supposed reaction of members of the Islamic Movement.
He then joined the February 14 Coalition and Al Wafa Islamic Movement and was recruited to the terrorist group by his co-defendant, nicknamed Bacteria, who was appointed by Iranian handlers to recruit Bahraini teenagers to the terror cell.
In a statement issued yesterday, it added: "Sheikh Salah was detained for questioning under caution regarding suspicions of incitement and supporting the actions of a banned and outlawed organisation," referring to the Islamic Movement.
He told me that he was part of the February 14 Coalition and Al Wafa Islamic Movement, and asked me to join them.
In this Khalduniyan cycle of growth and decline, the Islamic Movement under Turabi offered its members, largely young men and women from small town backgrounds, a brotherhood and more important probably a sisterhood of equals.
Nigerian forces arrested Islamic Movement of Nigeria leader Ibrahim Zakzaky SundayAaAaAeAeAaAeAeA in early-morning raids on his house and other build affiliated with the group in the northern city of Zaria in Kaduna state.
Netanyahus Office stated: The northern branch of the Islamic Movement has for years lead a deceitful campaign of incitement under the title 'Al-Aqsa is in danger,' falsely accusing Israel of intending to harm the mosque and deviate from the status quo.
The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) was formed in the late 1990s and said it carried out the attack on Karachi airport in June 2014.
Summary: Islamic Movement draws support from 160,000 Palestinian Arabs who remained on their land when Israel was established in 1948.
The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU), an Al-Qaeda affiliate that has been mainly based in PakistanA's tribal belt since the US-led invasion of Afghanistan in 2001, claimed 10 of their fighters were involved in Karachi airport assault.
Meng Jianzhu, a member of the 25-member Politburo responsible for domestic security, said the East Turkestan Islamic Movement was behind the attack.
New documentary evidence points to the growing influence of the radical Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan in the north.
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