Sunnites


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Sunnites

Muslims who believe that the first four caliphs who came after Muhammad were the legitimate successors.
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Download (*) Hariri following encounter with Salam: We shall not allow any strife between Sunnites and Shiites NNA - Following his meeting with former Prime Minister Tamam Salam on Sunday, PM Saad Hariri stressed that "any attempt to ignite strife between Sunnites and Shiites in the country shall be prohibited" "We are in agreement with Hezbollah over Lebanon's security and stability," he asserted.
However, Popp believes that classifying the conflict as sectarian, pitting the Sunnites against the Alawites, is not accurate because majority of the troops in the armed forces are Sunnites.
Le soulevement de la communaute chiite, majoritaire, a ete ecrase avec l'aide militaire des monarchies sunnites voisines et Bahrein a ete le theatre l'an dernier d'une nouvelle vague de repression.
Outre ces massacres contre des sunnites, l'Etat islamique mene egalement une campagne contre les populations chiites.
Les chiites et les sunnites sont convies a faire la paix pour mener la guerre contre Daesh.
Pres de Baiji, a 200 kilometres au nord de la capitale, deux miliciens des Sahwa, une unite recrutee au sein des tribus sunnites pour lutter contre Al-Qaida, ont ete abattus et deux autres blesses lorsque un groupe arme a mitraille leur poste de controle.
And if the government "isn't managing to convince the Iraqi Sunnites that .
Obedience to the Supreme Leader of the Revolution (Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei) is the best way to establish unity between the two Shiites and Sunnites," Salami reiterated.
Mais les violences meurtriE res, les tireurs embusquE[umlaut]s sur les toits et les combats entre sunnites et chiites de ces derniers jours ont rE[umlaut]veillE[umlaut] les dE[umlaut]mons de la guerre civile dans ce pays en proie Ea une grave crise politique.
The demand for al-Kashshaf remained high, despite vehement attacks on it by influential Sunnites such as Ibn Taymiya and Ibn Hajar, and today libraries around the world contain hundreds of manuscripts and many printed editions of the work.
The draft Constitution has been the subject of bitter negotiations since February 2005 between the country's three main communities, the Shiites, the Sunnites and the Kurds.
There are numerous Shiite sects, all of them regarded as heretical by the orthodox Sunnites.