masoud masoud  /mə ˈsud/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Afghan leader of forces opposed to the Taliban; won fame by successfully resisting the Soviets in the 1980s; was assassinated by men posing as journalists (1953-2001)

News

  • U.S. to have first formal meeting with Taliban in Qatar

    Author: By Jill Dougherty. Chelsea J. Carter and Masoud Popalzai CNN Peace talks between the United States and the Taliban over the war in Afghanistan will probably be held "in the next few days," a senior U.S. administration official told CNN on Wednesday.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: WJXT Jacksonville

Quotes

  1. "There was supposed to be a meeting between Rice and Mr Masoud Barzani in Baghdad, but because of the US position regarding the Turkish attacks and bombings, he preferred not to go," Kurdish Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani told reporters.
    on Dec 18, 2007 By: Nechirvan Barzani Source: Reuters

  2. "We have three vital matches and experienced Iranian players, namely Javad Nekounam, Masoud Shojaei, Andranik Teymourian, Ferydoon Zandi, Mehdi Mahdavikia and Vahid Hashemian, can help us get back on track," Ghotbi stated.
    on Apr 26, 2009 By: Afshin Ghotbi Source: Tehran Times

  3. "Masoud has a great personality. I had the opportunity to speak to him yesterday. After his conversations with Ziganda and club officials, he knows that Osasuna is a great club and he wants to help us achieve great things" Nekounam added,
    on Jun 26, 2008 By: Javad Nekounam Source: Goal.com

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