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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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The only person within the military to advocate supporting the Jehad by Pakistan, and the only person to come up with a plausible plan for doing so, was General Akhtar.
Maulana Masood Azhar is also head of the swimming course projected by JeM as 'Samundari Jehad,' which has been started at JeM's Markaz Subhanallah in Bahawalpur, Punjab, during mid-2018.
Mayor Jehad Khair of the municipality welcomed the initiative and said he looks forward to developing strategic relationships to facilitate real and meaningful collaboration in as many areas as possible, such as tourism, agriculture, local industry and investment.
The members of the new board are: Farouk Almoayyed as chairman, Abdulla Buhindi as managing director, along with Shaikh Mohammed bin Ali Al Khalifa, Jassim Mohammed Al Shaikh, Jawad Al Hawaj, Nabeel Al Zain, Jehad Yousif Amin, Abdulrahman Jamsheer, Jalal Mohammed Jalal and Mohammed Al Khan.
He said "I will always be ready to go for jehad if any scholar says that jehad has become mandatory."
Alzayani has met the Chairman of Hospitality and Tourism Committee Jehad Ebrahim Amin and committee members in the presence of Bahrain Authority for Tourism and Exhibitions (BTEA)'s CEO Shaikh Khalid bin Humoud Al Khalifa.
Similarly, Jehad Khan, a resident of Katazai, had registered a complaint with police that his daughter Shama had gone missing from her husband's house.
His dad Jehad vowed to fight the decision, saying his "family was being destroyed in front of his eyes".
In NIMN [Not in My Name] campaign, I said it's about all mob lynching including the DSP in Kashmir, the love Jehad."
Leaders of JUI-F Mufti Muhammad Ijaz Shinwari, Qari Jehad Shah Afridi, Mualana Mujahid Ahmed and Mualana Ghufranullah also spoke to the gathering.
The footage was captured by Mohammed Jehad and shows the arrests being made on the Hagley Road, close to Select Express.
They included Hassim Balawag Maute alias Apple Jehad, Abul Jabbar Tominaman Macabading, Jamil Batoa Amerul, and Muhammad Sinodin Mulok.
first singles Jehad Khan beat Asif by 3-0, in the doubles Asif and Faizan beat Ihsan and Jehad by 3-0 while in the reverse singles Muhammad Faizan beat Ihsan by 3-0.
Israeli forces detained Eyad Barhum together with his brothers, Jehad and Muhammad from the central West Bank city of Ramallah.