Recent Examples of sheikh from the Web
The implication was clear: Zawahiri was preparing Hamza, the sheikh’s son, to lead.
Saudi sheikhs have even argued that women who drive damage their ovaries and thus bear children with medical problems.
Although the sheikh soon dies, two roguish members of the caravan, Saïd (Aagli) and Ahmed (Ahmed Hammoud), who seem to have had plans to steal from the dead man, claim to know the way through the mountains.
The plot concerns a caravan in Morocco that's escorting a dying sheikh to the medieval city of Sijilmasa, where he will be buried.
In 2004, a group of Iraqi sheikhs asked Mattis angrily when the Americans were planning on leaving the country.
The sheikh’s many roles in sports give him an oversize position in the races to host events.
The International Olympic Committee is yet to announce a formal ethics investigation into the sheikh, who was widely credited for helping Thomas Bach win the IOC presidency in 2013.
The sheikh was widely credited for helping Thomas Bach win the IOC presidency in 2013.
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