List of persons names (and their functions) used in AWR-Articles

(Click on name to display relevant articles)

Name Function
Aḥmad Rāghib
Aḥmad Rajab

Egyptian journalist, columnist at al-Akhbār newspaper

Aḥmad Rāsim al-Nafīs (Dr.)

Author; Former Member of the Muslim Brotherhood

Aḥmad Rifʿat


Aḥmad Saḥāl
Aḥmad Salāma Mabrūk

Leading figure in the Jihād group

Aḥmad Salīm

head of the print censorship unit of the Information Ministry 

Ahmad Salman Rushdie (Novelist)

British-Indian novelist; Author of 'The Satanic Verses' (1988)

Aḥmad Samīḥ

Director of the Andalus Institute for Tolerance and anti-Violence Studies

Aḥmad Samīr
Aḥmad Sayf al-Islām al-Bannā

Lawyer; Member of the Bar Association and Muslim Brotherhood; son of Ḥasan al-Bannā

Aḥmad Sayyid [Adonis] (Dr.)

Syrian-born poet, essayist and translator, Lebanese citizen since 1961, currently lives in Paris/France

Aḥmad Shafīq Pasha

secretary of Egypt's King Fuʾād ‎(1925)

Ahmad Shafīq [Ahmed Shafiq] (Prime Minister and Presidential Candidate)

Airforce General, Last Prime Minister during the Mubarak presidency, 29 January 2011 – 3 March 2011, presidential candidate in 2012.

Aḥmad Shāh Masʿūd (Commander)

Afghan military leader; Minister of Defense (1992-1996); Assassinated in 2001

Aḥmad Shāhīn

Author; Writer for October Magazine m

Aḥmad Shalabī (Iraq)

 Iraqi politician and a founder of the Iraqi National Congress (INC), Deputy Prime Minister from May 2005 to May 2006. 

Aḥmad Shawqī

Early 20th Century Egyptian poet; Known as Amīr al-Shucarā' [Prince of Poets]

Aḥmad Shawqī al-Fanjarī (Dr.)

Author; Journalist

Aḥmad Shawqī Manṣūr
Aḥmad Shīḥah
Aḥmad Shirīf al-Hawarī [al-'Āmrīyah’s MP]
Aḥmad Shukrī (Dr.)

head of the Political Bureau of the Strong Egypt Party

Aḥmad Ṣubḥī Manṣūr [Ahmed Sobhi Mansour] (Dr.)

Islamic Cleric; Founder of the Egyptian Qur’ānists

Aḥmad Sūkārnū (Dr.)
Aḥmad Ṭaha al-Naqr


Aḥmad Ṭaha Rayyān (Prof.)

Professor of comparative fiqh at the Azhar University

Aḥmad Ṭaha ʿAṭīya Abū al-Ḥājj (Dr.)
Aḥmad Ṭalʿat (Dr. )
Aḥmad Thābit (Dr.)

Professor of political science at Cairo University; Author

Aḥmad Usāma

Chairman of al-Karma Center for Human Development

Aḥmad Usāma Abu Dūmā (Dr.)

Member of the Egyptian Council for External Affairs

Aḥmad Wahdān (Dr.)
Aḥmad Yāsīn (Shaykh)

Founder and leader of the islamic resistance movement Ḥamās (1963-2004)

Aḥmad Yūsuf al-Quraʿī (Dr.)

Author, Professor of political science

Aḥmad Yūsuf Ḥamdillāh (Shaykh)

Leader of the Beni Suef branch of Jihād Group

Aḥmad Yūsuf ʿAbd al-Salām
Aḥmad Zaghlūl

Ahmad Zaghlūl, an Egyptian researcher and author of the book, ‘The Contemporary Salafī Situation in Egypt’

Aḥmad Zakī ʿUthmān

Author; Researcher on political science

Aḥmad Zuwayl (Dr.)

Egyptian Scientist in Physics, Nobel Prize Winner

Aḥmad ʿAbbās Ṣalāḥ


Aḥmad ʿAbd al-Hādī


Aḥmad ʿAbd al-Ḥalīm (Major General)

Member of the Secretary Council of the Ibn Khaldūn Center; Member of the National Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Aḥmad ʿAbd al-Ḥamīd al-Nimr
Aḥmad ʿAbd al-Ḥamīd Yūsuf (Dr.)
Aḥmad ʿAbd al-Jawād (Ahmad Abdel Gawad)

Muslim Brotherhood

Aḥmad ʿAbd al-Maqṣūd


Aḥmad ʿAbd al-Muʿṭī Ḥijāzī (Dr.)

Egyptian Poet and Critic

Aḥmad ʿAbd al-Raḥīm al-Sāyyiḥ (Dr.)

Professor of philosophy and Islamic studies at Al- Azhar University

Aḥmad ʿAbd al-Raḥmān (Dr.)


Aḥmad ʿAbd al-Raḥmān (Muslim Brotherhood)
Aḥmad ʿAbd al-Sattār

Judicial Assistant of Shaykh cUmar cAbd al-Raḥmān

Aḥmad ʿAbd al-Wahhāb [Ahmad Abd al-Wahab] (General)

Chief of Suhāj Security Department, Al-Akhbār, January 23, 2007 [Ref. AWR, 2007, week 3, art. 48 and: Arab-West Report, Paper 6 ]

Aḥmad ʿAbd al-ʿAẓīm
Aḥmad ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz (Prof.)

Professor Ahmad ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz is a previous advisor to former President Muhammad Mursī

Aḥmad ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz Bakr (Major General)

Former governor of Sohag Governorate

Aḥmad ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz [Ahmad Abdel Aziz] (Ambassador)

Egyptian Ambassador in Uganda (2013-   ), previously head of the Nile water department in the Egyptian Foreign Ministry and Minister plenipotentiary at the Egyptian Embassy in the Netherlands

Aḥmad ʿAbdul-ḥamīd [Prosecution Director Of Suhāj]
Aḥmad ʿAbdullāh (Dr.)
Aḥmad ʿAbdullāh (Governor)
Aḥmad ʿĀdil Kamāl
Aḥmad ʿĀkif [Ahmed Akef]

Prominent Muslim Brotherhood member

Aḥmad ʿAshūsh

Aḥmad ʿAshūsh is a Salafi-Jihadi leader

Aḥmad ʿAṣmat ʿAbd al-Majīd [Ahmed Esmat Abdel-Meguid] (Dr.)

 An Egyptian diplomat (1 March 1924 – 21 December 2013). He served as the Foreign Minister of Egypt between 1984 and 1991, and as the Secretary-General of the Arab League from 1991 until 2001

Aḥmad ʿAṭiya


Aḥmad ʿIzz (Businessman and Politician)

National Democratic Party member of parliament

Aḥmad ʿIzz al-Dīn

Author; Journalist: Muslim Brotherhood member

Aḥmad ʿIzz al-ʿArab (Dr.)

Member of the al-Wafd party; Author in al-Wafd newspaper

Aḥmad ʿUbaydāt

(*1938) Prime Minister of Jordan 1984-1985

Aḥmad ʿUkāsha (Dr.)

Chairman of the Egyptian Society of Psychiatry; former head of the World Assembly of Psychiatry (2002 - 2005); Professor of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, cAin Shams University

Aḥmad ʿUmar Hāshim (Dr.)

Head of the Religious Committee in the parliament;Former President of the Azhar University; Author

Aḥmad ʿUrābī (Ahmed Orabi)

(1841-1911), Egyptian army officer and later an army general who revolted against the khedive and European domination of Egypt in 1879 in what has become known as the Urabi Revolt. He was the first Egyptian national political and military leader to rise

Aḥmad ʿUthmān


Ahmed ‘Urābī
Ahmet Davutoğlu (Turkish Politician and Diplomat)

Turkeys' Prime Minister. 

Akhenaton (Pharaoh)
Akiva Eldar (Israeli author)

Akiva Eldar is an Israeli author and columnist for Al-Monitor. He was a chief political columnist, editorial writer and US Bureau Chief for the Israeli daily newspaper Haaretz, where he worked for 35 years. He is a columnist for Al-Monitor's Israel Pulse.

Akram al-Qaṣaṣ

Journalist for al-Fajr newspaper

Akram al-Shāʿir (Dr.)

Secretary of the Egyptian Labor Party in Port Said, member of the Muslim Brotherhood; Member of People’s Assembly

Akram Ḥabīb (Dr.)

Former director of Madāris al-Aḥad Coptic magazine; Researcher

Akram Khamīs


Akram Rifʿat Ḥabīb

Coptic layman and thinker; Editor-in-Chief of Sunday School magazine

Al Lindholm
al-'Azīz Billāh
al-Ahmadī Abū al-Nūr (Dr.)
al-Amīn ʿUthmān al-Amīn (Muftī)

 Al-Amīn ʿUthmān al-Amīn is the Muftī of Eritrea. He graduated from the Azhar University in Cairo, then, he was sent as an envoy from the Azhar to Eritrea. He worked as a teacher in the religious Institute in Eritrea. After that, he became a judge in sharīʿah courts in multiple Eritrean cities, then, he became the president of the sharīʿah court in Eritrea. After liberation, he was appointed as the Muftī of Eritrea in 1992. 

Al-Dīb Muḥmmad
al-Ḥabīb ʿAlī al-Jifrī (Shaykh)

General Director of Tabah Foundation; Deputy Dean of Dār al-Muṣṭafá for Islamic Studies

al-Ḥassan bin Ṭalāl (H.R.H., Prince)

Prince of Jordan; President of the Arab Thought Forum

al-Ḥassan Ibn ʿAlī (Imam)

second Shiite Imam, succeeding his father Ali and preceding his younger brother Husayn ibn Ali

Al-Hilālī al-Shirbīnī (Minister of Education) (Egypt)
al-Ḥusayn Muḥammad


al-Ḥussāyn bin ʿAbdullāh al-Hādī (self-proclaimed Mahdi)
al-Ḥussāyn Ibn ʿAlī (Imam)

the Grandson of Prophet Muhammad

al-Jāḥiẓ (poet)

Egyptian Jurist and judge, Under appeal


Moroccan jurist