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  Marwan I - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Marwan's ascension pointed to a shift in the lineage of the Umayyad dynasty from descendants of Abu Sufyan to those of Hakam, both of whom were grandsons of Umayya (for whom the Umayyad dynasty is named).
During the reign of Uthman, Marwan took advantage of his relationship to the caliph and was appointed governor of Medina.
Marwan's short reign was marked by a civil war among the Umayyads as well as a war against Abdullah bin Zubayr who continued to rule over the Hejaz, Iraq, Egypt and parts of Syria.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Marwan_I   (256 words)

 Marwan Barghouti - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Marwan Barghouti (born June 6, 1959) is a Palestinian leader from the West Bank and a leader of the Fatah movement that forms the backbone of the Palestinian Authority and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO).
Marwan Barghouti should not be confused with Mustafa Barghouti, a distant cousin.
By the age of 18 in 1976, Marwan Barghouthi was arrested by Israel for his involvement in a Palestinian uprising, and learned Hebrew during his time in Israeli prisons.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Marwan_Barghouti   (810 words)

 AllRefer.com - Marwan II (Middle Eastern History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Marwan II[mAr´wAn] Pronunciation Key, 684–750, last of the Umayyad caliphs.
Soon afterward, the Umayyad army was defeated (750) by a combined force of Iraqi, Persian, Shiite, and Abbasid soldiers.
Marwan fled, only to be killed by troops under the first caliph of the subsequent Abbasids.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/M/Marwan2.html   (180 words)

 Al-Ahram Weekly | Region | Running for the cause   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The flat is modestly furnished and spotlessly clean, with pictures of Marwan the Palestinian freedom fighter and prisoner interspersed with family shots of him the father with their four children and the husband with Fadwa at their wedding in 1982.
Marwan feels he has a duty to his people and to all those who struggled for the cause of Palestine -- that he must protect their struggle.
Marwan believes that as long as there is occupation there has to be resistance to occupation.
weekly.ahram.org.eg /2004/720/re8.htm   (830 words)

 Marwan Barghouti - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Marwan Barghouti (born June 6, 1958) is a Palestinian leader from the West Bank and a leader of the Fatah movement that forms the backbone of the Palestinian Authority and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO).
On June 6, 2004, he was sentenced to five life sentences for four murders of Israeli civilians and one murder of a Greek Orthodox monk.
Marwan Barghouti should not be confused with Mustafa Barghouthi, a distant cousin.
open-encyclopedia.com /Marwan_Barghouti   (762 words)

 Inside the Mind of an Iraqi Suicide Bomber   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Marwan asked his commander to consider him for a suicide mission last fall but had to wait until the beginning of April for his name to be put on the list of volunteers.
Marwan claims he knows of 15 Iraqis who have blown themselves up this year, and he believes there are "hundreds of others" like him who are waiting for the opportunity.
Marwan says the occasional bomber may ask to be chained to the wheel to make sure he doesn't flinch at the last moment.
www.ocnus.net /cgi-bin/exec/view.cgi?archive=72&num=18859   (2711 words)

 n i l e M e d i a . c o m
Marwan recognizes the importance of ending occupation and achieving national freedom as the foundation for peace and security for both Palestinians and Israelis.
Marwan believes in a just peace that is based on the realization of the legitimate national rights of our people, which requires the ending of the last colonial occupation in the world and on the establishment of a Palestinian State with Jerusalem as its capital.
The Campaign to Free Marwan Barghouti asserts that his arrest and subsequent and continued torture while under interrogation in Israeli prisons is a profound violation of international law, human rights, as well as his right to freedom of expression and political leadership as an elected parliamentarian.
www.nilemedia.com /Topics/News/2002/May/Freedom.html   (425 words)

 Dateline Alabama   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Marwan thinks Iran, a bitter enemy of Iraq, is clearly meddling with the country's reconstruction.
Marwan said the ill-trained Iraqi police force — which is riddled with undercover insurgents — is a joke.
Marwan once saw an Iraqi traffic officer pull over a driver and ask for his license; the driver removed the slipper from his foot, showed it to the officer and drove off.
www.tuscaloosanews.com /apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20050121/DATELINE05/50120003/1155/dateline   (888 words)

 Arutz Sheva - Israel National News
In addition to his terrorist exploits, Marwan Barghouti has made statements such as, "After we attain a Palestinian state [in Judea and Samaria], there will be greater things for which to strive...
Marwan can't count on that type of support from such heavy-hitters on the Israeli Left.
But Marwan still languishes in prison and Hamas leaders still walk in fear of missile attack, while Arafat is defended by the world.
www.israelnationalnews.com /article.php3?id=2768   (793 words)

 44   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Marwan was one of the destructive elements of falsehood and hypocrisy.
Marwan was fond of cursing Imam 'Ali, the Commander of the faithful, peace be on him.
Marwan became a caliph, he had displayed asceticism and worship, that he might deceive the populace and pave the way to government.
www.rafed.net /books/other-lang/zain-alabiden/44.html   (4125 words)

 Moharram- Ya Mahdi.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Marwan reiterated, "Coerce him to pay allegiance now and if he refuses, then behead him instantly." This infuriated Imam Husain (a.s.) and he roared, "How dare you talk of killing me. You are a pathological liar and a sinner." Saying this, he walked out of the court.
Marwan's epithet was Abdul Malik, he was the first man from Bani Hakam bin Abil-Aas.
About Marwan's death it is said that while he was sleeping, his wife smothered his face with a pillow and held onto it until he breathed his last.
www.yamahdi.com /moharram/articles/accursed.htm   (1923 words)

 Marwan Barghouti -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Marwan Barghouti should not be confused with (Click link for more info and facts about Mustafa Barghouti) Mustafa Barghouti, a distant cousin.
By the age of 18 in 1976, Marwan Barghouthi was arrested by Israel for his involvement in a Palestinian uprising, and learned (The ancient Canaanitic language of the Hebrews that has been revived as the official language of Israel) Hebrew during his time in Israeli prisons.
Barghouti was one of the major leaders of the (Click link for more info and facts about First Intifada) First Intifada in 1987, leading Palestinians in a mass uprising against Israeli occupation of the West Bank.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/m/ma/marwan_barghouti.htm   (696 words)

 The Daily Star - Arts & Culture - 'Lucky accident' brings German-Syrian painter's work to Planet Discovery
Marwan speaks with a smile on his face, his hands gesturing emphatically, as he reveals how proud he is of Beirut and its "culture of receiving." Out of all of his gallery shows in the Middle East, Marwan describes Beirut as the biggest success because the people here are so responsive to his art.
Marwan said that he knew he would go to either France or Germany because of the concentration of great museums, the opportunities to study painting, and the challenge of being surrounded by exalted painters and having to prove himself.
Marwan's paintings are done mainly in oil on canvas or wood, but there are works in ink and watercolor as well.
www.dailystar.com.lb /article.asp?edition_id=10&categ_id=4&article_id=17317   (994 words)

 FOX 61 WTIC-TV Connecticut | 24 Season 4 Episode Guide
Marwan phones her and asks what's taking her so long because she should be there by now.
Marwan makes it a point to tell the American people to rethink their loyalty to their government or there will be more attacks.
When he discovers that CTU has found them, Marwan and his men rush into a secret tunnel dug inside the club and make their escape by blasting the area behind them, causing the entrance to collapse and making it impossible for them to be followed.
fox61.trb.com /entertainment/foxnetwork/stv-24-pkgepisodes,0,245414.special   (17372 words)

 Marwan Barghouti, Fatah-Tanzim, and the Escalation of the Intifada
Marwan Barghouti, Fatah-Tanzim, and the Escalation of the Intifada
Ironically, West Bank Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti has been touted over the last year in the Western press as one of the possible successors to Yasser Arafat.
Marwan Barghouti was born on June 5, 1960, in the West Bank, outside of Ramallah.
www.jcpa.org /art/brief1-16.htm   (1058 words)

 Marwan Barghouti
Palestinian activist leader Marwan Barghouti is a leader of the militant Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades, which claimed responsibility for suicide attacks against Israel.
The tentative truce agreement was circulated among members of the radical groups in Damascus, Syria, and sent to Palestinian Authority President Yasser Arafat and Marwan Barghouti, a top leader in Arafat’s Fatah movement, the mainstream faction of the Palestine Liberation Organization.
Barghouti and the PA could use his imprisonment much the same as South Africa's Nelson Mandela did to symbolize the struggle of his people.Detractors, however, say that with Barghouti at the helm, Israel could shun him and the PA as it did to Yasser Arafat.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/palestine/marwan-barghouti.htm   (631 words)

 Marwan Barghouti Convicted of Murder
A Tel Aviv judge convicted former Fatah-Tanzim militia commander Marwan Barghouti, 43, on May 20, 2004, of murder for his involvement three terrorist attacks in Israel that killed five people.
The court found Barghouti responsible for a June 2001 attack in Maale Adumim, in which a Greek monk was murdered, a January 2002 terror attack on a gas station in Givat Zeev, a March 2002 attack at Tel Aviv's Seafood Market restaurant, in which three people were murdered, and a car bomb attack in Jerusalem.
Marwan Barghouti refused a lawyer and represented himself since his trial began in August 2002.
www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org /jsource/Terrorism/barghoutimurder.html   (313 words)

 NPR : Profile : Marwan Barghouti's Trial For Murder and Terrorism Begins in Israel
Marwan Barghouti entered the Israeli courtroom unshaven and wearing a brown prison uniformed, shackled to an Israeli police officer.
JOWAD BOULOS (Legal Adviser): We had declared that Marwan's position vs. what Israel has done against him is not to recognize the right of Israel to arrest him, neither the right of Israel to bring him to trial.
Marwan Barghouti after all these things is nothing but a terrorist, and his punishment is to be in jail for life.
www.npr.org /programs/atc/transcripts/2002/sep/020905.gradstein.html   (777 words)

 He wants to become a renowned artist representing Yemen - Budding talent needs support - culture - Yemen Times
His father left no stone unturned to find means of providing Marwan with proper education in a specialized school for teaching the disabled so as when he graduates, he could be accepted in a college that teaches professional paintings.
Marwan’s talents are exposed to the maximum when the atmosphere is calm and peaceful.
Marwan, his father and his whole family hope that an organization would rise up to the occasion and give a helping hand to Marwan by sponsoring an painting exhibition in which he would reveal and sell his paintings to the public.
www.yementimes.com /article.shtml?i=626&p=culture&a=2   (948 words)

 FOX Broadcasting Company: 24   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Anderson tells Marwan that the flight he was supposed to pilot has been grounded because of technical difficulties.
Marwan warns him that their window of opportunity closes in an hour.
Marwan wants to distract CTU so that they don’t realize the significance of this report.
www.fox.com /24/episodes/epi_9pm.htm   (1413 words)

 BBC NEWS | World | Middle East | Profile: Marwan Barghouti
Marwan Barghouti was not well known among Palestinians until his leadership of the current intifada, and conviction in an Israeli court, turned him into a household name.
Marwan Barghouti was arrested in April 2002 and first appeared in court the following August - charged with the killing of 26 people and belonging to a terrorist organisation.
Few members of the first intifada leadership were prominent in Arafat's administration but Marwan Barghouti, who first became politically active at Bir Zeit University, is one of a handful to have moved ahead.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/in_depth/middle_east/2001/israel_and_the_palestinians/profiles/1473585.stm   (697 words)

 HoustonChronicle.com - Iraqi testifies U.S. soldiers forced pair into river
Marwan Fadel Hassoun said he struggled to shore then tried to save his 19-year-old cousin by grabbing his hand, but the powerful waters swept Zaidoun Fadel Hassoun to his death.
Marwan said soldiers at first tried to push his cousin in, but that Zaidoun clung to them before eventually falling into the cold water.
Marwan said he is a mediocre swimmer but managed to swim against the current, grab a tree branch and pull himself up.
www.chron.com /cs/CDA/ssistory.mpl/metropolitan/2978362   (883 words)

 Al-Ahram Weekly | Profile | Marwan Barghouti: Radical pragmatist   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti will this week be sentenced to life in an Israeli prison.
Barring events, on 6 June Marwan Barghouti will be sentenced for the murder of four Israelis and one Greek civilian.
"Marwan now is closer to the Marwan that existed prior to the Intifada," says Palestinian political analyst, Hani Al-Masri.
weekly.ahram.org.eg /2004/693/profile.htm   (1201 words)

 The Death of `Asma' Bint Marwan
Then (occurred) the sariyyah of `Umayr ibn `Adi Ibn Kharashah al-Khatmi against `Asma' Bint Marwan, of Banu Umayyah Ibn Zayd, when five nights had remained from the month of Ramadan, in the beginning of the nineteenth month from the hijrah of the apostle of Allah.
Marwan, to compose disrespectful verses about the Prophet, and she too was assassinated.
Marwan was not a legitimate threat to Muhammad.
answering-islam.org.uk /Muhammad/Enemies/asma.html   (1901 words)

 Sermon 72   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
When Marwan was taken on the day of Jamal, he asked Hasan and Husayn (p.b.u.t.) to intercede on his behalf before Amir al-mu'minin.
Marwan ibn al-Hakam was the nephew (brother's son) and son-in-law of `Uthman.
The four sons to whom Amir al-mu'minin has referred were the four sons of `Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan namely al-Walid, Sulayman, Yazid and Hisham, who ascended the Caliphate one after the other and coloured the pages of history with their stories.
www.al-islam.org /nahjul/72.htm   (481 words)

 Marwan 2
Despite being the last ruler of the Umayyad Dynasty, ending his life being killed while trying to flee, Marwan was far from incompetent as a ruler.
688: Born, as grandson of former Caliph Marwan 1.
Marwan flees, but is captured while trying to cross the Nile of Egypt and is killed.
i-cias.com /e.o/marwan2.htm   (191 words)

 Release No. 33-7957 / March 1, 2001 (Administrative Proceedings)
Gamal Marwan ("Marwan"), at the time of the conduct in question was 29 years old, and a resident of California.
For example, on or about October 2, 1996, Marwan transferred 15,000 shares of CHUR stock to a broker-dealer which was undisclosed compensation for previous purchases of 66,000 shares of CHUR at prices ranging from approximately $0.16 to $0.18 per share by the broker-dealer.
Accordingly, Marwan willfully violated, and committed and caused violations of, Section 17(a) of the Securities Act and Section 10(b) of the Exchange Act and Rule 10b-5 thereunder.
www.sec.gov /litigation/admin/33-7957.htm   (421 words)

 Bio III: Research Group - Dr. Wolfgang Marwan
Marwan, W. Photomovement and photomorphogenesis in Physarum polycephalum: Targeting of cytoskeleton and gene expression by light.
The methyl-accepting transducer protein HtrI is functionally associated with the photoreceptor sensory rhodopsin I in the archaeon Halobacterium salinarium.
Marwan, W. Untersuchungen über das Pigment des Wimpertieres Blepharisma japonicum.
www.biologie.uni-freiburg.de /data/bio3/reports/marwan   (1234 words)

 ::: Free Marwan Barghouti ::::::::   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Marwan Barghouti was apprehended in Ramallah, in what is known as “Area A,” which according to the Oslo Accords -- signed by Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) in 1993 -- falls under Palestinian legal jurisdiction; it is therefore a blatant breach of those Accords.
The Respondent will further argue that the indictment itself is general and political, and is intended for the Applicant’s propaganda purposes in opposing the justifiable struggle of the Palestinian people against the Israeli occupation of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.
The Respondent, Marwan Khatib Bargouti, born in 1959, is a Palestinian and resident of Ramallah.
www.freebarghouti.org /case.html   (11524 words)

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