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Hussein.

For some names spelled thus, use Husayn or Husein.

Hussein

 

(Hussein Ibn Talal Ibn Abdullah Ibn Hussein). Born Nov. 14, 1935, in Amman. King of Jordan since 1952 (from August 1952 to May 1953, under the trusteeship of a regency council). Member of the Hashemite dynasty.

Hussein received his initial education at an Islamic college in Amman and Victoria College in Alexandria; he also studied at Harrow College and at the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst, both in Great Britain.

Hussein

1. 1935--99, king of Jordan (1952--99)
2. Saddam . born 1937, Iraqi politician: president (1979--2003) and prime minister (1994--2003) of Iraq. He led Iraq into the Iran-Iraq War (1980--88) and the Gulf War (1991) but was deposed and captured in the US-led invasion of 2003
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According to a press release, in the references filed in 2001 and 2004, an officer of Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP), Ministry of National Health Services and Regulations, Akhtar Hussein was declared dead in connivance with NAB officials.
Newcastle Crown Court heard Hussein, who lived in Newcastle's West End after moving from Iraq in 2014, chatted to the 'girl' for seven days, during which time he asked to meet up and for her to send him pictures.
In December 2003, after one of the largest, most aggressive manhunts in history, US military forces captured Iraqi president Saddam Hussein near his hometown of Tikrit.
It also asks the Working Group to ensure that the Egyptian government investigates and holds accountable all persons responsible for the unlawful arrest, continued detention, and mistreatment of Hussein, and award him compensation for the violations he has endured as a result of his unlawful arrest.
Since the official list of Nobel nominations aren't opened until 50 years after they're made, Hussein is the only Arabic writer officially known to have been in Nobel consideration, outside of 1988 winner Naguib Mahfouz.
NABATIEH: Dozens of clothing stores in Nabatieh, also known as the city of Hussein, have replaced their usual colorful displays with mannequins draped all in black as the 10-day Ashoura begins.
The Crown Prince was briefed on the awareness, training, educational and voluntary role of Al Hussein Youth Camps' training stations, which were set up this year by the Ministry of Youth under the slogan "Great Arab Revolt .
Hussein's brother Tarek 'Tito' Hussein, a member of the freedoms committee at Al-Dostour Party, told Daily News Egypt Saturday that the family was awaiting a response to the official report that the family sent to the Prosecutor General on Wednesday.
Halaby was the grandmother of Prince Hamzah bin Al Hussein, Prince Hashim bin Al Hussein, Princess Iman bint Al Hussein and Princess Raya bint Al Hussein.
Hussein gave the names of the victims as Ali Al-Talibi, director of the district's Civil Status Division, Tawfiq Mejaide, and Ahmed and Musd Al-Husseini from the l Hussein tribe.
Terrorists Haidar Abdel-Mutaleb Mohsen al-Khazraji, Mohammad Kamal Mohammad Amin, Raed Ahmad Hussein, Mohammad Khalil Ibrahim Abdullah al-Azzawi from Iraq.
Wafa had asked Hussein how he describes Mahmoud Qabil , to which he answered, "Mahmoud is a liar, and he is not angry at him because he does not really know him or know what he does.