- 1882–1951, emir of Transjordan (1921–46) and first king of Jordan (1946–51). He joined the Arab revolt against Turkish rule in World War I; assassinated 1951
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“When Tanveer realized what was happening, he jumped out of the truck, but the Iranians shot him,” Abdullah says.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan
December 29, 2014
Abdullah says al Nusra is made up 80 percent of Syrians; foreign fighters dominate ISIS.Why Does the Free Syrian Army Hate Us?
October 3, 2014
His elder son was named Abdullah, Abu Abdullah means “father of,” and al Kuwaiti means of Kuwait.A Navy Lawyer Cries Foul on Gitmo’s Kafkaesque Legal System
September 26, 2014
If elected, Erdogan will take over from the current president Abdullah Gul at the end of the month.Erdogan May Win the Turkish Presidency, But He'll Face the ISIS Crisis
August 9, 2014
On Monday, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met with Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni.Libya: Requiem for a Revolution
August 7, 2014
Abdullah Ben Osman's mouth will be closed by the kisses of houris.Dreamers of the Ghetto
And so, Abdullah, you tell me that these two are the youngest of the whole lot?
"I expect they will be here soon, at least some of them," said Abdullah, the interpreter.
Abdullah is the color of night, and no one ever sees him approach or go away.
Our cook Abdullah was not the only interesting type in our safari.