mudhif


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Noun1.mudhif - a reed hut in the marshlands of Iraq; rare since the marshes were drained
hovel, shack, shanty, hut, hutch - small crude shelter used as a dwelling
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He said in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA /: "gangs of Daash carried out an attack on Khalidiya district from two direction, the first across the Euphrates River from Abu Filis, South Khalidiya, and the second from the Mudhif (host) area, west of Khalidiya, but the security forces repulsed the attack, killing and wounding many elements of the terrorist organization.
Those appointed to plenipotentiary posts at the foreign ministry were Abdullah bin Mudhif bin Daifallah Al-Talhim, Ali bin Abdullah bin Omar Ba-Haitham, Mansour bin Awwad bin Mohamed Al-Khiraishi and Abdullah bin Mohamed bin Nasir bin Rashidan.
Completed in January, the mudhif has been an integral part of the team's engagement with local Iraqis.