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Zab

(zäb, zăb), name applied to the two principal tributaries of the Tigris River. The Great Zab, 265 mi (426 km) long, rises in SE Turkey and flows generally S through Iraq to the Tigris. The Little Zab, 250 mi (402 km) long, rises in NW Iran and flows SW through Iraq to the Tigris. Both rivers are extensively used for irrigation, flood control on the Tigris, and hydroelectricity. Bakhma Dam on the Great Zab and Dokan Dam on the Little Zab are among the world's highest dams.
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On the other hand, according to local sources in the areas south and west of Kirkuk, said the organization directed its elements today to stop the work of networks and Internet lines in the districts and villages of Hawija, Zab, Riyadh, Abbasi and Rashad .
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The source added the IS militants had to evacuate most of their headquarters, major, and seized a number of houses in residential neighborhoods, and crafted to hide their cars inside the shops of the citizens, and reduced the number of their personnel at checkpoints at the entrances of Hawija and Abbasi, Riyadh and Zab districts.
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A clan elder of the Akeli tribe , belonging to al-Jabour Sheikh Khalaf Ali Issa Al-Turk told the National Iraqi News Agency/ Nina / that gunmen belonging to the IS blew up his house in the afternoon in Zab, because of their refusal to swear allegiance to the IS organization and work with them.
Reading out from the document of warrant of execution on death sentence issued by former LHC CJ Molvi Mushtaq held that ZAB should be hanged by the neck until dead at Rawalpindi on Wednesday, April 4th 1979 and directing the Superintendent of Rawalpindi District Jail to return the warrant certifying that the sentence was executed.
According to police Surgeon Karachi Doctor Hamid Ali dead bodies of police constable Abdul Qadir, Rehan Sadiqi, CID personal Sajjad Ali, Naik Sajid Hussain, solider Sajjad Hussain, Hamid Hussain, Nazirullah, Muhammad Azeem, Chan Zab, Siraj Din, 10 years old Remsha and a 60 years old woman Surayya were brought to Jinnah Hospital and the dead body of Fida Hussain was shifted to the Civil Hospital.
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Witnesses said: "The elements of the (IS) distributed copies of the Friday sermon on preachers in mosques in the villages of Hawija district and Azwaip area in Zab, and called on the citizens to pledge allegiance to the Islamic state and called on young people to join their ranks.
He emphasized that for proceeding on the issue, the availability of the file was very vital as it contained untraced evidences against ZAB and the case was closed in 1975.
The lawyers leaders would also express their views on the achievements and services of ZAB.