Jafar

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Noun1.Jafar - Indonesian terrorist and Islamic militant who commands the Laskar Jihad; uses violence to achieve political ends (1965-2000)
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
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According to Petra, the newly-designated ministers are Jamal Ahmad Sarayrah as Deputy Prime Minister and State Minister for Prime Ministry Affairs, Ja'far Abdul-Fattah Hassan as Deputy Prime Minister and State Minister for Economic Affairs, Ali Daher al-Ghazawi as Minister of Water and Irrigation, Sameer Sa'id Murad as Minister of Labour and Naif Hamidi al-Fayez as Environment Minister.
Jamal Ahmad Sarayrah will be the new Deputy Prime Minister and State Minister for Prime Ministry Affairs, and Ja'far Abdul-Fattah Hassan the Deputy Prime Minister and State Minister for Economic Affairs.
The title of the performance "Zobaida" refers to Zubaidah bint Ja'far, a famous Abbasid princess, and the wife of Harun al-Rashid.
On Saturday evening, the army units and allied forces, carried out swift operations in the vicinity of Jabal al-Arba'een in the southern countryside of Aleppo, taking control over the villages of Barda, Tel Hatabat, Batrana, Ja'far Mansour,Rjaila, Arjal, Gharirfa and Munbateh reaching to town of Tal al-Damman, west of Khanzer.
The date coincides with the birth anniversary of Imam Ja'far Sadiq (PBUH), the sixth Shia Imam.
The Sixth of the Twelver Imams, Ja'far al-Sadeq, time was crucial law-maker in the transition from Umayyad to Abbasid power.
Ja'far al-Sadeq, the 6th of the 12 holiest Imams, provided the basics for the Shi'ite behaviour in a set of written laws - a constitution.
Promoted to President/CEO of Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) in January 2016, Ja'far until then used to be the domestic E&P firm's deputy CEO for its Planning and Commercial Directorates.
This issue, we take a look at Ja'far Ibn Yahya, a patron of the sciences who did much to introduce science to the Arab World.
5-9 Ramadan: Sheikh Abdul Wali Al-Arkani, imam of Hisham Abdul Rahman Ja'far Al Rees Mosque (Bahrain).
An affiliate of Sharjah-based Crescent Petroleum which is a private group controlled by the prominent Ja'far family, Dana Gas is said to have the capacity of produce almost 100,000 b/d of crude oil equivalent (oe) of gas and condensate in Kurdistan.
Fuad bin Ja'far Al-Sajwani, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries.