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    Roberts and myself landed to pay a friendly visit to the Sheikh on Tarut Island, but could gain ...

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    for information, copies of the letters which passed between myself and Sheikh Jasim bin Thani, together with a copy ... Gulf, To —Sheikh Jasim bin Thani, Lusail. After compliments. —I trust that since I had the pleasure ... 1906, with which you enclosed a letter to be forwarded to Sheikh Jasim bin lhani on the subject ...

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    not come to the side (of country) we inhabit and ever since our being we have never harboured a mischievous ... 2 2. The Sheikh affirms in his letter that the pirate did not stay a day in Doha. My Interpreter, ... There is no evidence that Sheikh Abdallah bin Jasim was privy to his cousin Khaiid’s conduct. 3 . In the circumstances, ...

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    as these Turkish reports generally are, but it may be as well for me to mention that Sheikh Jasim bin Thahi had ... to warn Sheikh Jasim and his sons of their obligation to suppress the pirate. So far Major Nimet Effendi’s ...

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    , P _ , Pirate Ahmad bin Salman to Doha of A 1 Bidaa. 2. I am addressing a friendly remonstrance to Sheikh Jasim ... to Doha in Katar. 2. He first went to Sheikh Abdallah bin Jasim, the local headman, but the latter refused ...

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    of the Sheikh of Bahrein, and domiciled and resident with his family at Bahrein, it is not improbable that he ...

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    in a ship to the Katr Coast, and on certain pretences had taken with him certain Sheikhs, and had used ... that they had business with Sheikh Abdullah. They were requested to address themselves to me, and after they had rested a little we discussed matters. They said they had been the day before to Sheikh Jasim-eth-Thani ...

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    to the Kaimakam by Sheikh Esa. 7 No. 325, dated the aist September 1905. From— Captain F. B Prideaux, I.A., ...

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    (but not their Sheikh Tami bin Taza), who had been arrested on suspicion of being accomplices of Ahmed ...

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    of the complicity of the 1 — A. ^ ... A-■ ^m i a r'. Vv >-v a .'wnii w* i’s I 4-of r\ Txr o r I f \ y* r\nc*r4 ttz-x ... over Sheikh Esa, in accordance with the scheme laid before you in our Secret despatch No. 85 , dated ... to the latter the safety of his subjects while engaged in maritime trade, especially as the Sheikh ...

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    in the town of Katif. This fact was concealed from me by the Kaim Makam probably because the Sheikh would ... to return to Bahrein and to ask the Chief to get more definite information before I set out again. 9. Sheikh ... 3 boats (Mashuwas) manned by the Sheikh of Bahrein, to search for the pirate Ahmed bin Selman on the high ...

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    granted I came ashore with a small retinue composed of my interpreter, the Indian officer of my escort, the Nakhodas of the 3 boats (as representatives of Sheikh Isa), and 4 other men—their ... are much interested, vis., the chances of the Behaih murderers of Sheikh Selman bin Diaij being captured, ...

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    some suggestions for circumventing the pirates, which were to the effect that if a man-of ... 1 had received news of Sheikh Ali’s contemplated surrender, and in communicating again with Captain Bowman, I asked him to proceed and take over Sheikh Ali and at the same time confer with Captain Prideaux ...

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    as Prideaux writes that Sheikh Ah is about to surrender himself. If he surrenders please bring him over here ... of to-day. I presume you still propose proceeding Bahrein in connection with Sheikh Ah ? You might ...

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    Until the attitude of both the Turks and Sheikh Esa towards these people is materially changed ... at an early date in a letter dealing mainly with the case of the murder of Sheikh Selman bin Diaii ...

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    of the Chief of the A 1 Muhammad*. • One of the two great clans of the Beni Hajir Sheikh Muhammad bin Madthi ... of saluting Sheikh Isa and engaging themselves as pearlers. Of the seven men who joined Ahmed bin Selman tw’o ... of the A 1 Muhammad Sheikh, Muhammad bin Madthi bin Taza, and tried ...

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    and son of the Sheikh who has been imprisoned by the Turks. This man is a frequent visitor to Bahrein ...

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    consulting him the Sheikh of lahrein has handed over the slave Salim Muharak to the Kaimakam Katif ostensibly ...

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    of Nakhoda Abdal Latif bin Habib s statement to the Kaim-makam of Katif and to Sheikh Ahmed bin Thani ...

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    in the town of Katif. This fact was concealed from me by the Kaim Makam probably because the Sheikh would ... 9 . Sheikh Isa talks a good deal about the rapidity with which he would destroy the pirates if he were given ... pany 3 boats (Mashuwas) manned by the Sheikh of Bahrein, to search for the pirate Ahmed bm Selman ...

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    I fn^ tGd ^ came ashore with a small retinue composed of my interpreter, the Sheikh °^ my ( :? C0Tt ’ the ^k^das of the 3 boats (as representatives of Sheikh Isa), and 4 other men—their followers—who punted my boat ashore, Tlie Kaim Makam had little information to give me except that he a/so t S ff er l- if- ^° ...

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    was subsequently recovered through Sheikh Ahmed-bin-Thani of El Katr. (4) In August 1899, twm boats belonging ... to the value of Its. 2,067 w r as recovered through Sheikh Ahmed-bin-Thani. (5) On the 17th August 1900, ...

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    as (3) - d , W ’ A1 t0 P 1 1 ’? Cur ® rG ? tlt ution by bringing pressure to bear through Sheikh ... 1900, and it will be observed from this case that Sheikh Ahmed-bin-Thani has taken the opportunity ... * ^ coacl,1 ! ie a P rot ectorate treaty with Sheikh Ahmed- bin-lhani of El Katr has already been referred to, ...

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    the murder of Sheikh Selman bin Diaij el Khalifa, a relative of the Chief of Bahrein, which took place ...

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    for a man-of-war to be sent to Katif at some convenient opportunity with a view to enquiries being made as to what steps, if any, have been taken by the local Turkish officials to punish the murderers of Sheikh Selman ...

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    if any, have been taken by the local Turkish authorities to punish the murderers of Sheikh ... With regard to the case which occurred within the jurisdiction of the Sheikh of Katr, l hare ascertained that the Sheikh’s Agent at Bahrein is an Arab merchant of Bahrein, by name Sheikh Abdul Bahman-bin-Idan. This man ...

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    them^out, be they Arabs or Beni Haps. Our relations with the Bedouin Arabs are of’the same nature as of old ... in August 1899 a portion valued at about Rs. 2,067 has been recovered by Sheikh Ahmed-bm-lhani, the Ruling Sheikh of El-Katr, but that no effort has been made by him to recover the remainder of the property which ...

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    for the exaction of redress ^ from the Sheikh of Ll-Katr or irom the offending villages cannot now be wisely ... held by Colonel Meade to the Sheikh in Nov ember 1899, the Government of India have come ... of at places under the jurisdiction of the Sheikh of El Katr, it seems a case to apply the orders conveyed ...

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    and go in hiding with some tribe under Sheikh Mubarak ; and with a view to warn Sheikh Mubarak, and, ... him. The man is a native of Bahrein and a cousin of Sheikh Isa, so there can be no objection ...

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    by the Sheikh in his boat to Thahran. On Saturday (the 15th August) he left at Beddia and reached a place below ...

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    C I.E., OfE 2 iatin» Political Resident in the Persian Gulf, To The Secretary to the Government of India ... in search of the pirate. The course followed by Sheikh Jassim-hin-Thani is of some interest. From—J. C. ... from Sheikh Jassim-bin-Thani, introducing to him the victims of the piracy mentioned in paragraph 340 ...

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    arises and for this reason Sheikh Tassira invokes our assistance rather than apply direct to the Turks. I think that this instance goes to show that it is Sheikh lassim’s desire to cut himself adrift from the Turks, and not knowing how vie should take a direct applica tion for help he makes it through Sheikh Isa. ...