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Antara

(äntär`ä), fl. 600, Arab warrior and poet, celebrated in his own day as a hero because he rose from slave birth to be a tribal chief. His poetry is represented by one poem in the MuallaqatMuallaqat
, Pre-Islamic Arabic anthology compiled by the scholar Hammad al Rawiya (d. c.775). comprised of poems that were written in gold letters and hung on the walls of the Kaaba in Mecca during annual fairs.
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. His greatness gave rise to many legends over the centuries, and he became the hero of the popular Arabic epic Sirat Antar. In it he represents the ideal of a Bedouin chief, rich, generous, brave, and kind. His name also appears as Antar.
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We will be launching the next phase of capacity building program for the period of 2014-2019." He believes that a sustainable security and prosperity can only be realized if enjoyed by all countries in the region and not unilaterally the Indonesian newspaper Antara News reported.
The Su-35 is one of half a dozen options on the table, Purnomo Yusgiantoro told a press conference, Antara news agency reported Tuesday.
On Friday, gunmen fired on a military helicopter trying to collect the bodies of the dead soldiers in the Sinak area, injuring a crew member and forcing it to abort the mission, the state Antara news agency said, quoting a military spokesman.
An original report from Indonesia's Antara news agency suggested that PLN would negotiate the gas price with Qatar for between $8 and $11 per million metric British thermal units (MMBTU).
The exchanges will occur between North Korea's state-run Korean Central News Agency and Indonesia's state-run Antara news agency, Televisi Republik and Radio Republik Indonesia, the ministry said in a statement released late Tuesday.