majlis

(from the article `Bahrain`) ...unrest and political agitation the assembly was dissolved by the emir in 1975. Public representation thereupon reverted to the traditional Arab ... ...or sheikh, and a certain degree of political pluralism is necessary to maintain the ruling family`s position. This is largely facilitated by the ... [2 ...
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Majlis

(from the article `Iran`) Elections to Iran`s seventh Majlis (parliament) took place on Feb. 20, 2004, in a climate of mistrust caused by the Council of Guardians, which ...
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Majlis

council, assembly, or parliament.
Found on http://www.royalark.net/Egypt/glossary.htm

majlis

Arabic word for an assembly or parliament, common in use throughout the Islamic world.
Found on http://www.movinghere.org.uk/help/glossary.htm
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