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1746: The army of Charles Stuart, 'Bonnie Prince Charlie', mainly composed of Highland clansmen with some Lowland Scots and French troops, was routed by English, Lowland Scots and Hessian forces under the Duke of Cumberland at the Battle of Culloden, effectively ending the Jacobite rebellion.
Participants in the tribes and clans assembly which will be held in Raqqa governorate on MondayA'affirmed that clansmen and tribesmen -- along with all Syrians -- will defend their country and confront the conspiracy targeting Syria.
SANAA, May 26, 2011 (Frontier Star): Thirty-eight people were killed in ongoing clashes between armed clansmen and government forces in a northern district of the Yemen capital Sanaa, according to a new toll from medical and government sources on Wednesday.
SANAA, May 26, 2011 (Balochistan Times ): Thirty-eight people were killed in ongoing clashes between armed clansmen and government forces in a northern district of the Yemen capital Sanaa, according to a new toll from medical and government sources on Wednesday.
The Swede was freed after the kidnappers received assurances from the local government that President Ali Abdullah Saleh would personally review the case of one of their clansmen," said the official, who works in Khanfar district where the hostage was taken.
Agents convinced the pirates that a ransom payment was about to be made when in fact the money was being used to pay Somali clansmen to use force them to free the fishermen, the paper said.
Recalling past battles between the clans, the Duke said: "Thankfully, in 2009 the lives of clan chiefs and their clansmen, both in Scotland and abroad, are somewhat less blood-soaked and unhappy than those experienced by thousands of their ancestors.
He added: "Thankfully in 2009 the lives of clan chiefs and their clansmen, both in Scotland and abroad, are somewhat less blood-soaked and unhappy than those experienced by thousands of their ancestors.
They also demanded financial compensation for injuries that four of their fellow clansmen suffered during the checkpoint gunfight.
Jewish neighbors of the victim attended two earlier hearings in the trial but they stayed away from a new hearing this week after receiving death threats from Abdi's Muslim clansmen from the powerful Kharef tribe, community leader Yahya Yaish said.
As he tells his fellow Clansmen, "Your fathers who created this Nation were first Conspirators, then Revolutionists, now Patriots and Saints" (338).
August 21, 2008 (KHARTOUM) -- Around 67 Arab tribesmen have been killed in clashes between Misseria and Rizeigat tribes over claims to water in a remote part of arid South Darfur State, rival clansmen said on Thursday.
As a result, say the clansmen, all but one of the nine streams on the hill have dried up.
Salam Hassan al-Nasseri, one of Saddam's clansmen, aged 45, said: "I condemn the way he was executed and I consider it a crime.
I condemn the way he was executed and I consider it a crime," said 45-year-old Salam Hassan al-Nasseri, one of Saddam's clansmen who attended the interment in the village just outside Tikrit, 180 miles north of Baghdad.