husayn

noun
1. Iraqi leader who waged war against Iran; his invasion of Kuwait led to the Gulf War (born in 1937) [syn: Hussein
2. king of Jordan credited with creating stability at home and seeking peace with Israel (1935-1999) [syn: Hussein
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Thus, he tried several times to force husayn into pledging allegiance to him.
But husayn refused the offer and continued his journey with his few companions.
For several years his brother husayn and several cousins served him as secretaries.
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