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 (săl′ə-dĭn) Full name Salah ad-Din Yusuf ibn-Ayyub. 1137?-1193.
Sultan of Egypt and Syria who captured (1187) Jerusalem and defended it during the Third Crusade (1189-1192).


(Biography) Arabic name Salah-ed-Din Yusuf ibn-Ayyub. ?1137–93, sultan of Egypt and Syria and opponent of the Crusaders. He defeated the Christians near Tiberias (1187) and captured Acre, Jerusalem, and Ashkelon. He fought against Richard I of England and Philip II of France during the Third Crusade (1189–92)


(ˈsæl ə dɪn)

(Salāh-ed-Dīn Yūsuf ibn Ayyūb) 1137–93, sultan of Egypt and Syria 1175–93.
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The Kohat police and UAE police had been in direct contact for the last 3-4 weeks,' the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) Inspector General of Police Salahudin Mehsud said on Thursday.
The 12 inmates who are still on the run have been identified as Herbert Bael, Radzmir Salahudin, Nur Hassan Taasan, Alim Misa, Abdulwahid Lipae, Junal Sali, Alvin Hamdi, Al-amil Kipili, Algamer Bantala, Mutmamir Pangambayan, Khan Balang and Dante Abdula.
In the end, Mian Salahudin, Comrade Shafique and Husnain Bukhari presented poems related to the topic.
Mian Salahudin, Comrade Shahfique and Husnain Bukhari read poems related to the topic.
Gerry Besana, Task Force Central spokesman, said they have been receiving reports from local officials and village leaders that among the fatalities was a certain Salahudin, who was allegedly trained by Malaysian terrorist Zulkifli bin Hir, alias Marwan, in making bombs.
On Saturday morning, the troops backed by para-military Hashd Shaabi brigades advanced from three directions to clear Mteibijah area near the border between the provinces of Salahudin and Diyala, the media office of the Iraqi Joint Operations Command (JOC) said in a brief statement.
Provincial police chief, Inspector General Salahudin Mehsud confirming the attack, and told KUNA that at least two explosions have been heard from inside the campus.
Asked how he sees the arrest and suspension of Shahid Yusuf, son of United Jehad Council chief Syed Salahudin from service, he said: 'Recently, director general of police (S P Vaid) in his message to militants stated that families shouldn't be dragged into the fight.
Sheikh Salahudin demanded that the electricity produced from first unit of the project should be transmitted to district Chitral.
Salahudin, a Pakistani reader, said he was "pleasantly shocked" to find his favourite Pakistani Urdu magazine, Jasoosi Digest, in Rolla.
In Salahudin province, the IS is still in control of Makhoul mountain range and the villages between the range and the Tigris River.
5) They were with the Salahudin Regiment of the Counter Terrorism Force (CTF) when it entered the city on November 4.