islamic

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Arabian physician and influential Islamic philosopher; his interpretation of Aristotle influenced St. Thomas Aquinas; writings on medicine were important for almost 500 years (980-1037) Abu Ali al-Husain ibn Abdallah ibn Sina , Avicenna , ibn-Sina
small gang of terrorist thugs claiming to seek a separate Islamic state for the Muslim minority in the Philippines; uses bombing and assassination and extortion and kidnapping Abu Sayyaf , Bearer of the Sword
monetary unit in the Islamic State of Afghanistan Afghan monetary unit
fundamentalist Islamic group in Somalia who initially did fundraising for al-Qaeda; responsible for ambushing United States Army Rangers and for terrorist bombings in Ethiopia; believed to have branches in several countries AIAI , al-Itihaad al-Islamiya , al Itihaad al Islamiya , Islamic Unity
Islamic fundamentalist group in Pakistan that fought the Soviet Union in Afghanistan in the 1980s; now operates as a terrorist organization primarily in Kashmir and seeks Kashmir's accession by Pakistan Al Faran , Harkat-ul-Mujahidin , Harkat ul-Ansar , Harkat ul-Mujahedeen , HUA , HUM , Movement of Holy Warriors
terrorist organization formed in Pakistan in 2002 as a coalition of extremist Islamic militant groups including Lashkar-e-Taiba and Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and Jaish-e-Muhammad and elements of al-Qaeda Al Qanoon , Lashkar-e-Omar
resurgent Islamic fundamentalist organization based in Nigeria that is thought to be planning terrorist attacks al Sunna Wal Jamma , Followers of the Phrophet
Islamic extremist group active since the late 1970s; seeks to overthrow the Egyptian government and replace it with an Islamic state; works in small underground cells al-Jihad , Egyptian Islamic Jihad , Islamic Jihad , Vanguards of Conquest
radical insurgent Islamist group consisting of disaffected middle-class professionals in Malaysia who want to overthrow the government by violent means and set up an Islamic state al-Ma'unah
hard-line extremist Islamic group in Great Britain who support bin Laden and other terrorist groups al-Muhajiroun
terrorist network intensely opposed to the United States that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist groups; has cells in more than 50 countries al-Qa'ida , al-Qaeda , al-Qaida , Base , Qaeda
Islamic terrorist cell that originated in Jordan but operates in Germany; goal is to attack Europe and Russia with chemical weapons al-Tawhid , Al Tawhid , Divine Unity
islamic Supreme Being Allah
Islamic potentate ameer , emir
radical Islamic group of terrorists in the Iraqi part of Kurdistan who oppose an independent secular nation as advocated by the United States; some members fought with the Taliban and al-Qaeda forces in Afghanistan; said to receive financial support from Ansar al-Islam , Ansar al Islam , Supporters of Islam
terrorist organization of Islamic extremists whose violent activities began in 1992; aims to overthrow the secular Algerian regime and replace it with an Islamic state Armed Islamic Group , GIA
terrorist organization founded in 2000; a militant Islamic group active in Kashmir and closely aligned with al-Rashid Trust; seeks to secure release of imprisoned fellow militants by kidnappings Army of Muhammad , Jaish-e-Muhammad , Jaish-i-Mohammed , JEM
most brutal terrorist group active in Kashmir; fights against India with the goal of restoring Islamic rule of India Army of the Pure , Army of the Righteous , Lashkar-e-Taiba , Lashkar-e-Tayyiba , Lashkar-e-Toiba , LET
Turkish terrorist group of fundamentalist Muslims with ties to al-Qaeda that operates in Germany; seeks the violent overthrow of the Turkish government and the establishment of an Islamic nation modeled on Iran Association of Islamic Groups and Communities , Caliphate State , Kaplan Group
religion founded in Iran in 1863; emphasizes the spiritual unity of all humankind; incorporates Christian and Islamic tenets; many adherents live in the United States Bahaism
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