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Vilayet

 

(Turkish vilâyet), an administrative-territorial unit in Turkey. The division into vilayets was introduced in 1866 in accordance with an 1864 law. The vali is the head of the vilayet (also called il).

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He explained that the Day of Wilayah is not a normal historical event, but it has an extension of the approach of the Prophet Mohammed peace be upon him and his family.
These are the new directions of defeated Islamic state terrorist organization Wilayah, joining of local radical Islamic groups in each country.
Since its establishment on Wednesday (on May 15), the so-called Wilayah of Pakistan has claimed two terrorist activities in Balochistan.
The Johan Mahkota Wilayah (JMW) award was presented to 36 people, among whom was Associate Professor Dr.
She will represent Kopertis Wilayah IV Rayon II in the regional competition in Bandung along with two other participants from STIKES Medika Cikarang and UNISMA Bekasi.
They underscored that Khalil is a member of the Hizb ut Tahrir in the Wilayah of Sudan, saying he suffered psychological and emotional damage as a result of the detention.
The work under discussion is, in any case, a rather loosely knit collection of "questions" and "answers" on the general subject of wilayah, the Awliya and their "stages" (manazil); and the theme of the mysterious "Seal" (khatm or khatim) does occupy a prominent place in it.
It is managed by Wilayah Media Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of the Federal Territory Foundation.
Bahla Municipality is intensifying its efforts to remove waste and clean up tourist areas in the wilayah of Bahla." Meanwhile, in North Al Batinah, Saham municipality reported similar efforts during the Eid break, where they were "removing slaughter waste from the side of the road in the wilayah of Saham." All of these efforts stem from a common problem during the Eid holidays, when people slaughter animals and then dump the waste along the sides of the roads.
Daesh said in a statement that the "Wilayah of Hind", literally translated as "province of India", was now active in the volatile Kashmir, a region which has seen years of bloody violence between the majority Muslim population and the Indian troops, Asia News reported.
They took control of Marawi with the intention of putting up an IS province, or 'wilayah,' in the city.
The occasion was attended by Air Commodore, Said bin Hamoud al-Araimi, Commander of Masirah Air Base, Sheikh Sulaiman bin Saif al-Mahrouqi, Wali of Masirah, a number of officials of the governmental departments in the wilayah, sheikhs and dignitaries of Masirah, a number of school students and pensioners, as well as some commissioned and non-commissioned officers and personnel of Masirah Air Base.