Jaafar al-Sadr : A Confluence Prime Minister for Iraq

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School or College S. J. Quinney College of Law
Creator Mallat, Chibli
Title Jaafar al-Sadr : A Confluence Prime Minister for Iraq
Date 2010-08-19
Description In Iraq and the wider Middle East, Jaafar needs no introduction. His father, Mohammad Baqer al-Sadr, was the most remarkable Islamic thinker of the 20th century. He was executed without trial by Saddam Hussein, together with Jaafar?s aunt Bint al-Huda, on 8 April 1980. His cousin and brother-in-law is Moqtada, who has thrown his lot with him despite his MPs appearing on a rival list. His uncle is Musa al-Sadr, the historic leader of the Lebanese Shiite community, which was deprived of his wisdom and elegance by the Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi after he was officially invited to Tripoli in August 1978, then kidnapped and disappeared.?
Type Text
Publisher Daily star, Lebanon
Subject LCSH Political candidates; Islam and politics; Editorials
Language eng
Relation is Version of Faculty Publications; Op-Ed; Institutional Repository
Rights Management S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah
Spatial Coverage Iraq
Format Medium application/pdf
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Setname ir_uspace
Date Created 2013-11-15
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 710036
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6cg2zv9