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Sabha, Libya

-2549-6 Sabha is about south of Tripoli. Walt, Vivienne. "The Capture of Gaddafi's Son: The Reformer Who Refused to Reform." ''TIME (TIME (magazine))''. November 19, 2011. Retrieved on November 19, 2011. Overview With a relatively large population, and growing fast, Sabha's importance is due to its being the air and road transport hub of the Fezzan


Santa Cruz de la Sierra

art up to the newest contemporary art. There is a young art market which is growing fast. * Casa de la Cultura Raul Otero Reiche * Noel Kempff Mercado Natural History Museum * Teniente General German Busch Becerra National History Museum * National and Regional Museum and Archive * Guarani museum * Cathedral Museum of Sacred Art * Museum of Art and Archaeology * Museum of Independence * Museum of Contemporary Art * Manzana Uno (art center) * Cultural Center Santa


Ushuaia

criminals and some political prisoners, following similar examples by the French and British. The prison population became forced colonists who spent most of their time chopping down the now-protected lenga trees, which they used to build the town. The prison was shut down in 1947, but it and the railway to the settlement have now become the Museo Maritimo and the Tren del Fin del Mundo respectively. Today the town is growing fast as a result of increased tourism since the 2002 economic crash. The government has encouraged this growth by designating Tierra del Fuego a virtually tax-free zone to encourage people to settle; many of the inhabitants of today's Ushuaia come from Chaco, in the north of Argentina. The cost of living, however, is relatively high as all goods have to be transported long distances, usually by container ship. Climate WikiPedia:Ushuaia Commons:Ushuaia


Makati

content A growing fast-food chain in the country serving fried chicken, burgers, fries, sundaes, etc. Pizza The pizza debate will rage in eternity but thankfully, you're never far from a slice in Manila. No matter your personal definition of pizza, Makati has you covered with a mind-boggling array of choices. Of course, they have '''Pizza Hut''', '''Papa John's''', and '''Domino's''', which if that's your thing, you won't have to look far. The following are proven winners. Local


Lethbridge

ation system in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. '''Lethbridge''' is located in southern Alberta, Canada. The city is a commercial hub for the many smaller farming and ranching communities in the surrounding area. It is quiet and on the small side, but has a friendly population. Lethbridge has approximately 83 000 people, and that number is growing fast. The natural beauty of the area is in its


San Sebastián

million budget. Mondragon University is divided in an engineering, humanities and enterprise faculties. The faculty of engineering is both at Mondragon and Goierri. The humanities one is located at Escoriaza, and the enterprise one at Bidasoa and Oñati. It currently has a volume of students of about 3500, which is growing fast. Almost all the students are from Gipuzkoa and surrounding villages, although in the last years, the number of students from Bilbao, San Sebastián


Second Polish Republic

Operational Group Polesie stationed there for some time. First Germans appeared in Radzyń after the Battle of Kock. The town was a major center of Home Army, with 4200 members, and German occupation there lasted until July 23, 1944, when the Red Army entered the towns. During the Second Polish Republic (or interwar) period, Biała was growing fast. The town was the seat of the Podlaska Wytwórnia Samolotów (PWS), which manufactured Polish airplanes. After the Partitions


Riyadh

. Driven out by the Rashids in 1891, King Abdulaziz ibn Saud famously raided and recaptured the city in 1902. The city was made the capital of Saudi Arabia when the country was born in 1932, and has grown explosively ever since then — as of 2008, the city is estimated to have some 5,000,000 inhabitants, and is still growing fast. Orientation Riyadh is vast and sprawling. The main roads are '''King Fahd Rd''' (طريق الملك فهد ''tariq al-malek al-Fahd''), which runs north to south


Shenzhen

by 5.5%), the tertiary sector of industry is growing fast (1.44 million in 2001, increased by 11.6%). The proportion of the three industries to the aggregate of GDP was 0.1:46.7:53.2 in 2009. The proportion of the primary industry to GDP was down by 13.4%, and the tertiary industry was up by 12.5%. TMCnet.com Its import and export volumes have


Tianjin

national central cities of the People's Republic of China. Tianjin borders Hebei Province and Beijing Municipality, bounded to the east by the Bohai Gulf portion of the Yellow Sea. Tianjin is divided into the old city and the Binhai New Area. Binhai New Area is growing fast, with many international companies establishing branch offices. It is a base of China's advanced industry, financial reform, and innovation. In terms of urban population, it is the sixth-largest city of the People's Republic


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