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Mustafa

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Kara Mustafa

(kärä` mo͝ostäfä`) [Turk. kara=black], d. 1683, Turkish grand vizier (chief executive officer) under Sultan Muhammad IV of the Ottoman Empire (Turkey). He succeeded his brother-in-law, Ahmed KöprülüKöprülü
, family of humble Albanian origin, several members of which served as grand vizier (chief executive officer) in the Ottoman Empire. The name is also spelled Kiuprili, Koprili, and Kuprili.
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. Ambitious and belligerent, he allied himself with the Hungarian rebels under ThökölyThököly, Imre
, 1656–1705, Hungarian rebel, of a noble family of N Hungary. His father, Stephen Thököly, took an important part in the unsuccessful conspiracy of Francis I Rákóczy and Peter Zrinyi against Holy Roman Emperor Leopold I and
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 against Holy Roman Emperor Leopold I and led the siege of ViennaVienna
, Ger. Wien, city and province (1991 pop. 1,539,848), 160 sq mi (414 sq km), capital and largest city of Austria and administrative seat of Lower Austria, NE Austria, on the Danube River.
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 in 1683. His military incompetence facilitated the relief of Vienna by King John III of Poland, and the besieging army, including Mustafa, fled in panic. Mustafa suffered several routs during his retreat through Hungary and, having reached Belgrade, was ordered to commit suicide by the sultan.
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Incumbent president Hassan Rouhani, Ebrahim Raisi, Mostafa Tajzadeh and Mostafa Mirsalim are running for presidency in elections to be held next Friday for a four-year term.
Egypt-based Talaat Mostafa has been awarded a contract to develop a full-fledged urban project in the country's new capital city over the next seven years, said a report.
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Emirati filmmaker Ali Mostafa tested the waters of action movies genre for the first time with The Worthy, his latest feature film, which will premiere at the BFI London Film Festival in October.
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The militants of Basel Mardqani, Hassan Na'eimi, Ahmad Shihan, Sobhi Mostafa, Mohammad Najjar, Abdulmonem Naser, Mohammad Rashid, Mostafa Esmayeel, Osama al-Ala, Mohammad Mostafa Shaqal, Abdullah Qarra Qash, Mohammad Qassem Hamadou, Hassan Haj Khalil, Ahmad Abdulrahman, Mostafa Ayyan, Mostafa Taha al-Mohammad and Jamal Darvish were among a list of killed members released by Ahrar al-Sham.
The body of Mostafa Khaziravi, a 27-year-old from the city of Ahvaz in southern Iran, was discovered at industrial premises in Branston, Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, in November along with that of a teenager from Afghanistan.