Specifically, OFAC designated four key al-Nusrah Front leaders Abdallah Muhammad Bin-Sulayman al-Muhaysini, Jamal Husayn
Zayniyah, Abdul Jashari, and Ashraf Ahmad Fari al-Allak pursuant to Executive Order (E.
a company headed by US and Saudi Arabian-designated Hezbollah member and financier Adham Husayn
Tabaja, the Treasury said in a statement.
Ashura is the tenth day of the Islamic month of Muharram, when Shiite Muslims remember Husayn
bin Ali, the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad who was martyred during the Battle of Karbala in 680 AD.
Treasury Department Wednesday targeted what it described as a key Hezbollah support network by designating Hezbollah member Adham Tabaja, his company Al-Inmaa Group for Tourism Works, and its subsidiaries, as well as Lebanese businessman Hejeij and Hezbollah Islamic Jihad member Husayn
Ali Faour, as parties providing support and services to Hezbollah.
10) Reports of attacks on Shi'a in Syria, the destruction of some Shi' a mosques and shrines or the tombs inside them, and claims that major Shi'a shrines such as those of Sayyida Zaynab and Sakina bint Husayn
have been damaged are mobilizing Shi'a around the world to support the al-Assad regime.
He is also the father of Husayn
Siraj, an important literary and cultural figure in this country, who died in 2007.
Baha'u'llah (means "Glory of God"), founder of Baha'i Faith, was born in Tehran (Iran) as Mirza Husayn
Ali, and his birthday is one of the nine annual holy days when work is suspended.
Iraq's Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Husayn
Ibrahim Salih al-Shahristani attended the ceremony.
of 'Issawiya said the Israeli police went beyond their lawful responsibilities in arresting children and closing off entrance points to the neighborhood.
The zanjeer zani, a five-bladed implement, is used in the Ashura ceremony, which commemorates the death of Husayn
, the grandson of the Prophet Mohammed and a central figure in the Shia faith.
He treats both 'Uthman's murder and the martyrdom of Husayn
as literary tragedies, while his analysis of Siffin emphasizes its ironic elements.
For a useful survey of scientific exegesis, see Muhammad Husayn
al-Dhahabi, al-Tafsir wa'l-Mufassirun, 3 vols.