Alija Izetbegović





Alija Izetbegović

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born
in Bosnia and Herzegovina
August 08, 1925

died
October 19, 2003

gender
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Alija Izetbegović (Bosnian, in Cyrillic: Алија Изетбеговић; Bosnian pronunciation: [alija izɛtbɛɡɔʋitɕ]) (8 August 1925 – 19 October 2003) was a Bosniak activist, lawyer, author, philosopher and politician, who, in 1990, became the first president of Bosnia and Herzegovina. He served in this role until 1996, when he became a member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, serving until 2000. He was also the author of several books, most notably Islam Between East and West and the Islamic Declaration.

Izetbegović was born in the town of Bosanski Šamac, situated in the north of Bosnia; he was one of five children born to a distinguished but impoverished family descended from former Ottoman aristocrats from Belgrade who fled to Bosnia after...more


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More books by Alija Izetbegović…
“إن كلاً من الدين والثورة يولدان في مخاض من الألم والمعاناة ويحتضران في الرخاء والرفاهية والترف. حياة الدين والثورة تدوم بدوام النضال والجهاد، حتى إذا تحققا، يبدأ الموت يتسرب إليهما. ففي مرحلة التحقق في الواقع العملي يُنتجان مؤسسات وأبنية، وهذه المؤسسات نفسها هي التي تقضي عليهما في نهاية الأمر. فالمؤسسات الرسمية لا هي ثورية ولا هي دينية.”
Alija Izetbegović, الإسلام بين الشرق والغرب

“In history, good intentions do not always make good consequences”
Alija Izetbegović, Inescapable Questions

“People complain that life is short,for me it seems very long.”
Alija Izetbegović, Inescapable Questions

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