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martyr

a person who suffers death rather than renounce his religious beliefs
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On February 28, two policemen were martyred when a police convoy was attacked by militants.
The 22 crore people of Pakistan are proud of the great sacrifice of martyred Abdul Moeed, he added.
The martyred soldiers have been identified as Naik Inayat ullah Khattak, Sepoy Mohsin Ali Turi and Sepoy Sifat Ullah.
We pray terrorism is eliminated from our beloved country so that our coming generations could live in a peace,' added Altaf Hussain, whose daughter Khaula was martyred in the attack.
On Wednesday, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa and other military officials attended the funeral prayers in absentia (Salat Alghayeb) to pay tribute to the martyred soldier in D.
The protestors hold black flags in protest against government and demanded to fulfill its promises which it announced after their sons were martyred in the Karkhano Market blast.
The last few months saw the birth of some baby boys and girls of the UAE soldiers martyred in Yemen, mainly those killed in the province of Marib on September 04, 2015.
Riyadh, Jumada I 23, 1437, March 03, 2016, SPA -- Prince Miteb bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, Minister of National Guard, on Wednesday made a phone call to console the father of the martyr Corporal Mohammed bin Hamoud Al- Anzi, a member of the National Guard who was martyred after he was injured in Al-Rabuah Province during defending his religion and homeland.
Asma al-Assad exchanged cordial speeches with sons and daughters of the martyrs, affirming that the Syrians are always pride of their martyrs, whether those who have been martyred during previous stages of Syria's history or those during the current war against Terrorists.
In the past weeks, as bombs claim the lives of bystanders, soldiers and police officers, and protesters are killed in clashes with police, more people have been martyred.
NNA - March 14 Secretariat General on Friday eulogized in a statement the late former minister, martyr Mohammed Shatah, who got martyred in a terrorist operation on Friday morning in defense of the march of Lebanon the coexistence and the sovereign state.
7 ( ANI ): The Indian Army officers paid tributes to the five soldiers martyred in the attack by Pakistan soldiers along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir at the Palam Air Force Station here on Tuesday evening.