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Abbas

(äbäs`, ăbäs`, ăb`əs), d. 653, uncle of MuhammadMuhammad
[Arab.,=praised], 570?–632, the name of the Prophet of Islam, one of the great figures of history, b. Mecca. Early Life

Muhammad was the son of Abdallah ibn Abd al-Muttalib and his wife Amina, both of the Hashim clan of the dominant Kuraish (Quraysh)
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 the Prophet and of AliAli
(Ali ibn Abu Talib), 598?–661, 4th caliph (656–61). The debate over his right to the caliphate caused a major split in Islam into Sunni and Shiite branches, and he is regarded by the Shiites as the first Imam, or leader: Shiite derives from the phrase
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 the caliph. A wealthy merchant of Mecca, he was at first opposed to the religious movement initiated by his nephew Muhammad. In 629 he became a convert, however, and from then on he was a companion of Muhammad and the chief financial support of Islam. His descendants founded the AbbasidAbbasid
or Abbaside
, Arab family descended from Abbas, the uncle of Muhammad. The Abbasids held the caliphate from 749 to 1258, but they were recognized neither in Spain nor (after 787) W of Egypt.
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 dynasty. The son of Abbas, Ibn Abbas (Abd Allah), was a celebrated authority on Islamic traditions and law.
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They snatched Suzuki Cultus (RLD2666) and mobile phone from Farrukh Abbass s/o Mohammad Abbass resident of Street #19, Rawal town Islamabad while attempted to snatch another car from Tauseeq Daniyal through firing.
The operation relied on an intelligence tip-off," Major Alaa Abbass al-Ghanemi, the Karbala police media director, told Aswat al-Iraq news agency on Sunday.
Addressing a press conference at MQM Headquarter NineZero Monday, MQM leader Haider Abbass Rizvi said writ of government is being openly challenged by militants in Karachi.
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Acting on a tip-off, security forces arrested two drug dealers and seized an amount of drugs in their possession," Major Alaa Abbass al-Ghanemi told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
Security forces after an exchange of firing with the captors recovered PTCL engineer Asad ullah, SDO Naeem Ashraf, Technical Mirza Shujaat, Gulam Abbass and driver Mohammad Tahir.
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Three of those patrols have been deployed at checkpoints in highways, while others in the desert," Major Alaa Abbass, the Karbala police media director, told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
The interview was taken by Mohammad Azam (Secretary Information); Nadeem Abbass (Joint Secretary), Nasir (member of information group) in the committee room of Ministry of Information.
According to police sources, a property investor namely Ajmal resident of Layyah put an application with Sadar police station in which he complained that Abbass called him for selling his agriculture land to Peeroval Khanewal.
The cache was found in an area 60 km west of Karbala city," Major Alaa Abbass told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
5 to 3 Lakh from "Patharaydar" every week, Deputy Director KMC Kamran Abbass is also involved in this extortion of money.