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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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Si Mostafa Mesnaoui est mort pour le cinema, dans le cinema.
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Masoud Esmayeelpour, Meisam Mostafa Jokar, Reza Yazdani and Parviz Hadi were Iranian gold medalists in 61-, 86-, 97- and 125-kg weight classes, while Ezzatollah Akbari won the silver medal for the Iranian team in 74-kg weight category.
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Mohammed bin Nasser al Rasbi, Secretary-General at the Ministry of Defence, received here yesterday delegation of the Omani-Iranian Joint Military Friendship Committee led by Brig Gen Mostafa Salami, Deputy Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces for Operational Affairs, who is currently visiting the Sultanate.