Mollah


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a Muslim trained in the doctrine and law of Islam

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"Nous pensons que le mollah Hazrat a prepare et dirige l'attaque du 18 aout a Uzbin, a 40 km a l'est de Kaboul, qui avait abouti a une bataille de deux jours entre l'Isaf, les forces de securite afghanes et plus d'une centaine de talibans", poursuit le communique.
Jamt leader Abdul Quader Mollah was hanged on December 12, the first war crimes execution in Bangladesh.
The protesters, mainly youngsters and 1971 liberation war veterans, were planning to lay a siege to the embassy as anger mounted all over the country after Mollah was called "a supporter of the undivided Pakistan".
The resolution was tabled by MNA Sher Akbar Khan offering condolence with Bangladesh and family of Mollah.
The strange insistence coming from leaders of the Jamaat-e-Islami and also other parties that Abdul Qadir Mollah was somehow a patriot must not be allowed to prevail.
He added that thousands of people both living in and outside Bangladesh are weeping over this idiotic execution "which has exposed the stupidity of cheap politicians." Earlier, Deputy Law Minister Quamrul Islam told AFP: "The execution has been carried out." He added that Mollah was hanged at 10:01 p.m.
Soon after reports about Mollah's execution, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoy-lu contacted his Western counterparts, including Secretary of State John Kerry and British Foreign Secretary William Hague, to prevent the execution of the opposition leader and to discuss ways to maintain stability in Bangladesh, Today's Zaman has learned.
According to the district police, Nazrul Mollah (35), a panchayat poll booth committee member of the TMC, was called out from his residence by some people and shot at from point blank range.
Aich Mollah blasted 52 while Rihad Khan chipped-in-with 32 before Mahfuz gave the late impetus with his whirlwind knock.
During the debate, Interior Minister Nisar Ali Khan described the execution as "judicial murder" and stated that Mollah was punished for his loyalty to Pakistan in 1971, and that every Pakistani was saddened and grieved over his death.
DHAKA -- Bangladesh on Tuesday summoned the Pakistani envoy here, a day after Pakistan's Parliament adopted a resolution expressing concern over the execution of Jamaat leader Abdul Qader Mollah for 1971 war crimes.
Local pro Rahul Bajaj ( 69) and Bangladesh's Mohammad Zamal Hossain Mollah ( 71) finished tied third, three strokes back.
Funeral prayers in absentia for Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami leader Abdul Quader Mollah, who was executed for 1971 'war crimes', were offered in various cities of Pakistan amid countrywide protest demonstrations.
LAHORE/KARACHI/HYDERABAD -- Funeral prayers in absentia for Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami leader Abdul Quader Mollah, who was executed for 1971 war crimes, were offered in various cities of Pakistan amid countrywide protest demonstrations on Friday.