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martyr

a person who suffers death rather than renounce his religious beliefs
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One of martyred Ali Alkan's brother is lieutenant colonel while the other master sergeant.
5 million to the children of the martyred soldiers.
who unveiled plaque of the colony and handed over keys of house to widow of Mohammad Karim Naik who martyred at Dara Adam Khel on 26th June 2012.
The IAF officials placed wreaths on the caskets of the five martyred jawans to pay their last respects to the brave hearts.
Interior Minister Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al-Khalifa paid a heart-felt homage to the martyred officers who died answering the call of the duty to maintain Bahrain's security and stability, protect lives and properties and deter outlaws from terrorising people and damaging their interests.
During the reign of Mwanga about 100 Christians of various denominations were martyred.
The lattre examinacyon of Anne Askewe, lately martyred in Smythfelde, by the wicked Synagogue of Antichrist, with the Elucydacyon of Johan Bale.
The martyred bishops, priests, religious, and laypeople of Central and Latin America, as Jesuit theologian Jon Sobrino and others have noted, had the dismal honor of being killed not by pagans who hated Christianity but by people who prided themselves on representing the most authentic form of Catholic culture while also fighting against "Marxist traitors.
When a Palestinian is martyred in the war, the Palestinian Authority issues a onetime payment of $2,000 to the family.
With more soldiers from the UAE martyred in the Aden blast on Tuesday, families of previous martyrs have offered their condolences on the sad demise of their beloved heroes.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- July 23, E[currency]anlyurfa -- The mother of martyred Okan Acar says: "They killed my son; they should not be happy; they will also be eradicated.
PESHAWAR -- The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police has completed all arrangements to observe August 4, the death anniversary of former Commandant Frontier Constabulary, Safwat Ghayur Shaheed, as Police Martyrs Day tomorrow to pay glowing tributes to all the martyred policemen laid down lives in line of duty.