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Arab

the purest bred breed of horses and one of great antiquity. A small (14 to 15 hands high, or 55-60 inches at the wither) riding horse, usually bay, chestnut, white or fleabitten gray in color. It has been extensively used in the production of other breeds and crossbreds. It and its crossbreds are noted for the presence amongst them of cerebellar dysplasia, combined immunodeficiency and leukoderma. Called also the Arabian horse.
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Arab thoroughbred. By permission from Sambraus HH, Livestock Breeds, Mosby, 1992
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The two declarations stressed the importance of keeping reform measures ongoing to achieve sustainable development in the fields of equality, human rights as well as the promotion of women's role in their societies to contribute to building a comprehensive economy in the Arab world.
Elaborating the concept of 'The State' in the Arab World, the keynote speakers in the third session agreed that it has become fundamental for all Arab countries to realise the need for reform and listen to their people's needs.
This is why it has been so surprising to see the Arab League make uncharacteristically decisive decisions this year on Libya and Syria, offering solace and protection to citizens challenging the authoritarian rule of their long-serving regimes.
The Syrian representative warned that some Arab sides are exploiting the crises witnessed in some Arab countries and that they persist on getting out of the content of joint Arab action and seek to foil the mission of the Arab League Secretary-General in Syria through exploiting the Arab League to pass decisions and procedures that pave the way for foreign interference in the internal issues of the Arab countries.
The Arab Economic Summit is expected to push ahead with the initiatives announced at the Kuwait summit in 2009.
Arabs came from different countries to one country, while Jews in the US are American citizens who effectively contributed to the setting up of Israel for Jews from all over the world, in the occupied Arab lands.
Conniff's formulation is reminiscent of a 2002 piece by Barbara Ehrenreich, who gained some notoriety in 2005 for calling Sudanese Arabs "guys riding around on camels.
It was Ajami's authority that Dick Cheney chose to cite in a speech in August 2002: "As for the reaction of the Arab 'street,' the Middle East expert Professor Fouad Ajami predicts that after liberation, the streets in Basra and Baghdad are 'sure to erupt in joy in the same way the throngs in Kabul greeted the Americans.
From 1986 to 1989 Saddam Hussein ethnically cleansed a good portion of the Kurds who refused to change their ethnicity to "Arab" then moved more Arabs, Stalin-style, into the Kurds' former homes.
And by tickling the heart of Hollywood, they hope to challenge stereotypes of Arabs often portrayed on television and the big screen as goofy sheiks or bomb-toting terrorists.
The history of the Arabs is not an easy one to tell.
The ironic thing is we ran to the suburbs--an area that treated Arabs as badly as they did black people.