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Salahudin Ayubi / Muhammad Al-Fateh

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INTRODUCTION
SALAHUDIN AYUBI
Salahudin Ayubi, better known in the Western world as Saladin, was a Kurdish Muslim, who became the first Ayyubid Sultan of Egypt and Syria. He led Islamic opposition to the Franks and other European Crusaders in the Levant. At the height of his power, he ruled over Egypt, Syria, Mesopotamia, Hejaz, and Yemen. He led the Muslims against the Crusaders and eventually recaptured Palestine from the Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem after his victory in the Battle of Hattin. As such, he is a notable figure in Kurdish, Arab, and Muslim culture. Saladin was a strict adherent of Sunni Islam and a mystical disciple of the Qadiri Sufi order. His chivalrous behavior was noted by Christian chroniclers, especially in the accounts of the siege of Kerak in Moab, and despite being the nemesis of the Crusaders he won the respect of many of them, including Richard the Lionheart; rather than becoming a hated figure in Europe, he became a celebrated example of the principles of chivalry. MUHAMMAD AL-FATEH

Al-Fateh (March 30, 1432 – May 3, 1481) "the Conqueror" in Ottoman Turkish, or, in modern Turkish, Fatih Sultan Mehmet in early modern Europe was Sultan of the Ottoman Empire for a short time from 1444 to September 1446, and later from February 1451 to 1481. At the age of 21, he conquered Constantinople and brought an end to the Byzantine Empire, absorbing its administrative apparatus into the Ottoman state. Al-Fateh continued his conquests in Asia, with the Anatolian reunification, and in Europe, as far as Belgrade Al-Fateh is regarded as a national hero in Turkey, and his name is given to Istanbul's Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge. As briefly introduced above, both Salahudin Ayubi and Muhammad Al-Fateh are brave muslim leaders. They are true muslims with extensive religious background and are very successful. We will be comparing and elaborate more on their achievements and how they realize them.

Other achievements and how they dealt with them.
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