Mohammad wanted to form a tribe or ummah that was connected through faith, as opposed to blood ties.
Al-Diqqi attempted to form the ummah party in 2012 following the arrests of several prominent Islamists.
For ideologues, in a battle over loyalty between the Army and the ummah, the “ummah” wins.
This attempt to push an “ummah” is the politics of ideologues of puritanical Islam who want to mollify dissent.
vicinity, a town of Asher (Josh. 19:30).