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Baghdad in Islamic History - About.com Islam
The caliph Omar ibn Al-Khattab ordered the foundation of two cities to protect the
new territory: Kufah (the new capital of the region) and Basrah (the new port ...
Chronology of Medieval Islam, 600 - 900 CE
His father-in-law, Abu-Bakr, and Umar devised a system to allow Islam to sustain
religious and political stability. Accepting the name of caliph ("deputy of the ...
Religion in Turkey - Early Development of Islam
The first four caliphs - Abu Bakr, Omar, Osman, and Ali - were chosen by a
consensus of Muslim leaders. Subsequently, however, the caliphate was