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      • Terms Required for Abandoning Hometown to Be Materialized
      • The Required Time Period for Having a New Adopted Watan
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        The Required Time Period for Having a New Adopted Watan

        Q: For adopting a place as a new watan, how long should one stay there for the rule of watan to apply on it?
        A: For a period that — according to the common view — fits the definition of making a new place as an adopted watan, that is to say 2-3 months or even for a shorter time within which one could be considered as a citizen according to the common view.
      • Abandoning Original Watan
      • To Make the Previous Homeland as Watan after Abandoning It
      • The Shar‘ī Watan
      • Original and Adopted Watan
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