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  • n  the leader of an Arab village or family
  • n  a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance

  • The sheik got his fondest wish: a "martyr's" death.
  • The sheik's sponsor in America was Shalabi, Abouhalima's boss at the Afghan recruitment center in Brooklyn.
  • Remember that Arab sheik who set Beverly Hills agog with his mint-green, late baroque-kitsch mansion? Now his father, Sheik Mohammad Al-Fassi, 47, head of an international .
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  • U.S. drawn into proxy war with Syria
    Associated Press Hezbollah supporters raise their hands in salute as Hezbollah leader Sheik Hassan Nasrallah speaks via a video link from a secret place Friday. Nasal said he has made a “calculated” decision to defend Syria and is ready to bear all consequences.
    June 15, 2013 - Texarkana Gazette
  • Hezbollah chief: group will keep fighting in Syria
    Hezbollah's leader says the Lebanese militant group will keep fighting in Syria "wherever needed." Sheik Hassan Nasrallah says he has made a "calculated" decision to defend Syria and is ready to bear all consequences.
    June 14, 2013 - Fox News
  • Lebanon's Hezbollah says to keep fighting in Syria
    BEIRUT — The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah group vowed Friday to keep fighting in Syria "wherever needed" and said his Shiite Muslim group has made a "calculated" decision to defend the Syrian regime no matter what the consequences. The comments by Sheik Hassan Nasrallah in a speech to supporters in southern Beirut signaled for the first time the Iranian-backed group will stay involved in the ...
    June 14, 2013 - Boston Herald

  • Barack Obama in Washington Post
    I am absolutely convinced that Khalid Sheik Mohammed will be subject to the most exacting demands of justice,Obama said. "The American people insist on it, and my administration will insist on it."
  • Dana Perino in Forbes
    This is a sheik who was one of the first to come forward to want to work with the United States to repel al-Qaida from al-Anbar Province,said White House spokeswoman Dana Perino. "Remember, al-Qaida was killing some of the sheiks' children...

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