El Khalil

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El Khalil

(ɛl xɒˈliːl)
(Placename) transliteration of the Arabic name for Hebron
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(ˈhi brən)

an ancient city of Palestine, formerly in W Jordan; occupied by Israel 1967–97; since 1997 under Palestinian self-rule. Arabic, El Khalil.
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Throughout the year, the family of Ahmed El Khalil has been condemning the Polisario Front for its silence on the forced disappearance of their relative who has now been missing for more than 10 years.
While thanking the Chairman of LNI, Mr Faysal El Khalil and other members of the Board of Trustees for what he called their huge efforts in birthing the project, he said beneficiaries of the programme are expected to return to Nigeria after graduation and contribute their own quota and meaningfully to the socio-economic development of Nigeria.
Hassanein El-Khalil, a managers for the El Khalil for Hajj campaign, is frustrated by the decline in economic capability.
The Lebanese delegation was headed by Nadim Munla, Chief Economic Advisor of Prime Minister Hariri, and was composed by Mira Daher, Lebanese Ambassador in Rome, Youssef El Khalil, Executive Director of the Central Bank, Ibrahim Chahrour, Director for Planning of the Council for Development and Reconstruction, Fady Gemayel, President of the Association of Lebanese Industrialists, Nabil Itani, President of the Investment Development Authority of Lebanon, Nazih Braidi, representative of the Lebanese Syndicate of Contractors, and Albert Aoun, President of Lebitalia Business Council.
Dr Mohmed Elmoctar El Khalil, director of Studies Centre, Al Jazeera Centre for Studies, gave the details of the forum at a press conference on Tuesday.
A rich and varied programme was prepared for the occasion, with musical concerts led by Lebanese singer Oumaima El Khalil and Tunisian artists Ahmed Mejri and Badiaa Bouhrizi, as well as a cultural exhibition and commercial handicraft days in the premises of the Independent High Authority for the elections in Sidi Bouzid.
Separately, Parliament's Youth and Sports Committee, chaired by Jbeil MP Simon Abi Ramia, met with a delegation from the Beirut Marathon Association, headed by its president, May El Khalil, to discuss preparations for the upcoming race.
The two-day conference will see industry leaders, sporting pioneers and global icons including Olympic legend Michelle Kwan, Maria Teixidor Jafresa of FC Barcelona and Beirut Marathon founder May El Khalil deliberate over various key issues.
May El Khalil hails from politically fragile Lebanon.
A dinner was held by prominent alumnus Adham El Khalil (BS '85) in honor of the delegation.
La fete de l'Aid El Adha a ete vecue dans une ambiance marquee par la perpetuation de la tradition du Prophete Ibrahim El Khalil. Cet acte religieux s'est accompagne d'une certaine frenesie dans le marche de betail dont les prix ont augmente.