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Senussi

(sɛˈnuːsɪ) or

Senusi

n, pl -sis
(Islam) a member of a zealous and aggressive Muslim sect of North Africa and Arabia, founded in 1837 by Sidi Mohammed ibn Ali al Senussi (?1787–1859)
Seˈnussian, Seˈnusian adj
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Out of these religious revivalists and saviors within the last centuries we need to mention Seyed Jamaleddin Asadabadi, Imam Hassan Labna, Alamae Eghbal Lahuri, Sheikh Mohammad Abde, Abdolghader Jazayeri, Sheikh Shamel Daghestani, Mohammad Senusi, Saeid Norsi, Ayatollah Kashani, Sheikh Ezeddin Ghasam, Seyed Esmaeil Balkhi, Abu Lala Modudi, Imam Musa Sadr, Ayatollah Seyed Mohammad Bagher Hakim, Imam Khomeinin (RA), Atatollah-ozma Khamenei and a number of other elites whose thoughts and objectives shall be followed by next generations.
Por un lado, y casi como coincidiendo con la efemerides, la Corte Penal Internacional extendio la orden de arresto contra Muammar Gadafi, su hijo Saif el Islam y su cunado, el jefe de inteligencia Abdula Senusi, a instancias del fiscal en jefe de la Corte, el argentino Luis Moreno Ocampo, quien declaro que tenia suficientes pruebas ya en la mano como para iniciar un juicio inmediato.
The main Cyrenaican tribe was the Senusi and their leader Idris was crowned King of Libya.