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Baracoa

'') and is surrounded by a wide mountain range (including the Sierra del Purial), which causes it to be quite isolated, apart from a single mountain road built in the 1960s. History The original inhabitants of the island were Taíno (Taíno people). They were eradicated by the Spanish all over Cuba except here and this is the only place where descendants still live. A local hero is Hatuey, who fled from the Spanish in Hispaniola and raised a Taíno army to fight the Spanish in Cuba


Yokneam

neighborhoods to the Dado (Dado Beach) and Bat Galim beaches, and back in the afternoon. thumb 250px The Port of Haifa (File:Haifa 2752-1.jpg) International relations Požega is twinned (town twinning) with Yokneam in Israel. Several modern towns are located on the range

, including Yokneam on the eastern ridge, Zikhron Ya'aqov on the southern slope, the Druze town of Carmel City on the more central part of the ridge, and the towns of Nesher, Tirat Hakarmel, and the city of Haifa, on the far northwestern promontory and its base. There is also a small kibbutz called Beit Oren, which is located on one of the highest points in the range to the southeast of Haifa. '''Soltam Systems''' ( . Jordan.


Paso Robles, California

, in the San Luis Obispo area. The city is located at the southern end of the fertile Salinas River (Salinas River (California)) Valley, which is centered in between the Temblor Range (including the San Andreas Fault), which lie about to the East, and the Santa Lucia Coastal Range, which lie directly west, rising up from the city's western border. Paso Robles sits at the border where northern San Luis Obispo County and southern Monterey County meet, and is situated


Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

extensively from 1942 through 1945 as an air-to-air and air-to-ground gunnery range including both precision and demolition bombing exercises. After the war, portions of the bombing range were used as an artillery range by the South Dakota National Guard. In 1968, most of the range was declared excess property by the USAF though are retained by the USAF but no longer used, the majority of the land was turned over to the National Park Service. The '''Wounded Knee Massacre


Tyre, Lebanon

, when he was succeeded by his brother Amalric (Amalric II of Jerusalem). The exact region referred to as "Blessed Land" in the Qur'an verse 21:71 has been interpreted differently by various scholars: Abdullah Yusuf Ali likens it to a wide land range including, Syria, Palestine and the cities of Tyre (Tyre, Lebanon) and Sidon; Az-Zujaj describes it as, ''"Damascus, Palestine, and a bit of Jordan"''; Qatada claims it to be, ''"the Levant


Sidon

Sidon, Tyre (Tyre, Lebanon) and Antioch. The British Museum holds two of the finest Roman pieces, the Lycurgus Cup, which is a murky mustard colour but glows purple-red to transmitted light, and the Portland vase which is midnight blue, with a carved white overlay. The exact region referred to as "Blessed Land" in the Qur'an verse 21:71 has been interpreted differently by various scholars: Abdullah Yusuf Ali likens it to a wide land range including, Syria


Seychelles

. The Ripley Guide year 2005 page 58 publisher Smithsonian Institution and Lynx Edicions isbn 84-87334-67-9 authorlink Pamela C. Rasmussen The eastern subspecies ''B. (i.) coromandus'', described by Pieter Boddaert in 1783, breeds in Asia and Australasia, and the western nominate form occupies the rest of the species range, including the Americas.


Liechtenstein

that the description of the European patent be supplied in the official language of the EPO prescribed by that state (Article 1(2) of the London Agreement)-- Range and habitat The European otter is the most widely distributed otter species, its range including parts of Asia and Africa as well as being spread across Europe. It is believed to be currently extinct in Liechtenstein, and Switzerland. They are now very common in Latvia, along the coast of Norway and across Great Britain, especially Shetland where 12% of the UK breeding population exist. Commons:Category:Liechtenstein WikiPedia:Liechtenstein Dmoz:Regional Europe Liechtenstein


Haifa

. Following the battle, Erik (now dressed as Magneto), realizing that his and Xavier's views were incompatible, left with a cache of hidden Nazi gold, which provided him with the finances to pursue his goals. *Institute for Social Research, Germany *Mada al-Carmel, The Arab Center for Applied Social Research, Haifa, Israel *Mass Observation, United Kingdom Several modern towns are located on the range, including Yokneam on the eastern ridge, Zikhron Ya'aqov on the southern slope, the Druze town of Carmel City on the more central part of the ridge, and the towns of Nesher, Tirat Hakarmel, and the city of Haifa, on the far northwestern promontory and its base. There is also a small kibbutz called Beit Oren, which is located on one of the highest points in the range to the southeast of Haifa. Within the framework of the establishment of Jewish territorial continuity foreseen by Plan Dalet, the forces of Haganah, Palmach and Irgun intended to conquer mixed zones. Palestinian society was shaken. Tiberias, Haifa, Safed, Beisan, Jaffa and Acre fell, resulting in the flight of more than 250,000 Palestinians. Henry Laurens (2005) (#laurens), pp.85-86 Baron de Rothschild died in 1934 at Château Rothschild, Boulogne-Billancourt. His wife Adelheid (known as Adélaïde) died a year later on December 29, 1935. They were interred in the Père Lachaise Cemetery (Père Lachaise) in Paris until April 1954 when their remains were transported to Israel aboard a naval frigate. At the port of Haifa, the ship was met with sirens and a nineteen-gun salute. A state funeral was held with former Prime Minister (Prime Minister of Israel) David Ben-Gurion giving the eulogy following which Edmond de Rothschild and his wife were re-interred in Ramat HaNadiv Memorial Gardens near the town of Zichron Ya'akov. # Los Angeles – U.S. – 684,950. # Haifa – Israel – 671,400. # Sao Paulo – Brazil – 565,000. The Israeli authorities had 23-year-old Mahmoud Tawalbe, a father of two who worked in a record store but also headed the local Palestinian Islamic Jihad cell, at the top of their "wanted" list. Tawalbe was responsible for numerous attacks against Israelis, including an October 2001 shooting on the main street of Hadera, north of Tel Aviv, which killed four women. Tawalbe had dispatched his 19-year-old brother Murad on a suicide attack to Haifa in July of that year, though Murad lost his nerve and surrendered to Israel Police. Other top Islamic Jihad targets in Jenin included Thabet Mardawi, behind a March 20 suicide bomb that killed seven Israelis on a bus, and Ali Suleiman al-Saadi, known as Safouri, who had planned a November shooting that killed two Israelis. http: www.time.com time 2002 jenin story.html He attended the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa while simultaneously working at IBM's research laboratory in the city. Wikipedia:Haifa Dmoz:Regional Middle East Israel Localities Haifa Commons:Category:Haifa


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