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Nin, Croatia

to the Byzantines in 552 AD. S. Antoljak, Zadar pod vlašću istočnih Gota, Zadarska revija, XX 1971, pages 139-146 However, northern Liburnia and the rest of Classical Liburnia remained in the Gothic hands until 555 AD; after Byzantine conquest of Savia (540 AD) and Istria (543 AD) it was organized to special administrative-territorial unit of the Gothic state, known as "''Liburnia Tarsatica''", military province directly subject to ''comes Gotharum'' settled

in Aquilea. N. Klaić, ''Povijest Hrvata u srednjem vijeku'', page 16 This "military-naval" region, protected by heavy fleet, became a barrier to the Byzantine army step to Lika and Gorski Kotar, keeping safe continental road route over ''Tarsatica'' to Aquileia and northern Italy. According to anonymous Cosmographer of Ravenna (Ravenna Cosmography) (6th or 7th century), ''Liburnia Tarsatica'' considered all coastal cities from ''Albona'' ( Labin

Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic

Republic. Military Following the Russian Revolution, the breakup of the Russian Caucasus Army (Russian Caucasus Army (World War I)) left the Caucasus virtually undefended against the advancing Ottoman Third Army. In response, the Armenians, Georgians and Azerbaijanis attempted to establish a unified military, placing their forces under the command of a "Military Council of Nationalities". These forces consisted of Armenian volunteer units formed during the course of World War I; Georgian forces raised by their Provisional Government; and Azerbaijani troops raised independently. The Military Council of Nationalities was short-lived. On May 28, 1918, Georgia signed the Treaty of Poti with Germany and welcomed the German Caucasus Expedition as protection against post-Revolution instability and the Ottoman military advance. Lang, David Marshall (David Marshall Lang) (1962). ''A Modern History of Georgia'', London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, p. 207-208. Azerbaijan, on the other hand, chose to ally itself with the Ottoman Empire. The Georgian–Ossetian conflict (1918–1920) comprised a series of uprisings, which took place in the Ossetian-inhabited areas of what is now South Ossetia, a breakaway republic in Georgia, against the Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic and then the Menshevik-dominated Democratic Republic of Georgia which claimed several thousand lives. After the February Revolution like many ethnic minorities of Transcaucasia, Azeris aimed at secession from Russia. In the provinces and districts where Azeris constituted considerable population local Muslim National Councils (MNC) were formed. On March 27, 1917 delegates of MNCs gathered and elected a central committee Mammad Hasan Hajinski, Mammed Amin Rasulzade, Alimardan Topchubashov, Fatali Khan Khoyski, and other founders of the future Azerbaijan Democratic Republic. On November 11, the first government of the independent Transcaucasia was created in Tbilisi named as "Transcaucasian Commissariat (Sejm)." Azeri's gave 37 representatives to Transcaucasian Commissariat. The Transcaucasian Commissariat was anti-Bolshevik in its political goals and sought the separation of Transcaucasia from Bolshevik Russia. Following the October Revolution, a government of the local Soviet was established in Baku: the so-called Baku Commune (November 1917 - 31 July 1918). The Commune was formed by 85 Social Revolutionaries and Left Social Revolutionaries (Left Socialist-Revolutionaries), 48 Bolsheviks, 36 Dashnaks, 18 Musavatists and 13 Mensheviks. Stepan Shaumyan, a Bolshevik, and Prokopius Dzhaparidze, a leftist SR, were elected Chairmen of the Council of People's Commissioners of the Commune of Baku. The Baku Soviet was at odds with emergent Transcaucasian Federation and was supportive of Bolshevik governments in most areas, except peace treaty with Ottoman Empire. Uneasy truce existed between different faction, until Treaty of Brest-Litovsk exposed weakness of the coalition. The Russian Caucasus Army (Russian Caucasus Army (World War I)) was degrading After the collapse of the Russian Empire and on November 7, 1917, signed Armistice of Erzincan with the Ottoman Empire. On February 24, 1918, The Sejm proclaimed the Transcaucasia as the independent Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic. On March 3, 1918, the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk marked Russia's (signed by Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic) exit from World War I. Treaty of Brest-Litovsk exposed the weakness of this coalition, which hold on an uneasy truce between different factions. On March 14, the Trabzon peace conference began between the Ottoman Empire and the delegation of the Transcaucasian Commissariat (Sejm). 1917 revolutions and Armenian-Ottoman War After the February Revolution, the region was under the authority of Special Transcaucasian Committee of the Russian Provisional Government and subsequently the short-lived Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic. When the TDFR was dissolved in May 1918, this region passed to Democratic Republic of Armenia, having a conspicuous role in Armenian history due to Battle of Sardarapat. There, the Armenian forces staved off extermination and repulsed the Ottoman Army whose campaign in the Caucasus (Caucasus Campaign) was aimed at occupying Yerevan. Armenia the Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic temporarily broke up and the Democratic Republic of Armenia was created as one of its successor states but was reunified with the other two to create the Transcaucasian SSR in 1922 - Azerbaijan the Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic temporarily broke up and the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic was created as one of its successor states but was reunified with the other two to create the Transcaucasian SSR in 1922 - Georgia (Georgia (country)) the Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic temporarily broke up and the Democratic Republic of Georgia was created as one of its successor states but was reunified with the other two to create the Transcaucasian SSR in 1922 - - align center May 28 bgcolor #FFDDDD '''Armenia''' and '''Azerbaijan Democratic Republic''' dissolve the Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic. Yerevan and Baku are the respective capitals. - - align center May 26 bgcolor #FFDDDD The '''Democratic Republic of Georgia''' secedes from the Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic. Tbilisi is the capital. - - align center April 22 bgcolor #FFDDDD The '''Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic''' gains independence from the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic. Tbilisi is the capital. - - align center April 19 bgcolor #FFDDDD The '''Transcaucasian Democratic Federative Republic''' annexes the Abkhazian Republic (Abkhazia). -


and heterogeneous set of detachments. Its commander was Vladimir Egoryev. (His official rank was "military leader" (военный руководитель), since he was a former Tsarist (Imperial Russia) general) The Western Curtain covered over 800 kilometres along the line Nevel–Polotsk–Senno–Orsha–Mogilev–Zhlobin–Gomel–Novy Oskol. Eventually the Western Curtain was arranged into seven detachments with over 20,000 troops. This number was actually very small in relation

), like the ones in Kholynskaya and Vysotskaya volosts of the Novgorod guberniya in 1817 and among the Bug Cossacks in 1817–1818. Alexander I, however, stood his ground and announced that "military settlements will be created, even if we have to pave the road from Saint Petersburg to Chudov today’s Chudovo; some 100 km away from Petersburg with dead bodies". By 1825, Russia had already built military settlements in Petersburg, Novgorod (along the Volkhov River and near Staraya Russa Wikipedia:Mahilyow Commons:Category:Mahilyow Dmoz:Regional Europe Belarus Localities Mogilev



Bothell, Washington

portland stories 2009 08 10 daily2.html title AVI BioPharma loses $19.7M in Q2 date August 10, 2009 work Portland Business Journal accessdate 2009-10-24 and then won a $11.5 million contract with the U.S. Department of Defense's Defense Threat Reduction Agency in October 2009.

Portland Business Journal accessdate 2009-10-24 The company had completed its move to Bothell by this time, but retained their Corvallis facility. Early years Dahlquist was born at Swedish Hospital in Seattle, Washington (Washington (U.S. state)). He spent his childhood in Bothell (Bothell, Washington), a nearby town, and many vacations were spent at his grandmother's ranch in Livingston, Montana

Territory of the Military Commander in Serbia

of the other staff branches. Category:Yugoslav Serbia * (Category:Serbia under German occupation) Serbia (Category:German military occupations) Category:Yugoslavia in World War II Category:States and territories established in 1941 Category:States and territories disestablished in 1944 Category:Jewish Serbian history Category:The Holocaust in Yugoslavia ru:Сербия (1941—1944)

Beit El

inhabitants on the land originally seized for "temporarily" military use. This contrary to the ''"1979 Elon Moreh ruling"''. Yesh Din, Yossi Gurvitz, ''Rewarding the lawbreakers: New settlement homes on confiscated lands''. +972, 13 February 2013 The 90 housing units were part of a 300 homes plan, earlier approved by the government in return for non-violent evacuation from Ulpana. Peace Now, 9 May 2013, ''The Government Approves 296 Units in Beit El'' Tovah Lazaroff, ''Plans published for 90 homes in Beit El settlement''. Jerusalem Post, 11 February 2013 In May 2013, just during new US shuttle diplomacy to revive the peace process, the Civil Administration approved 296 homes to build, allegedly also to be compensation for Israelis who were evicted from Ulpana. Al Jazeera, 9 May 2013 ''Israel okays new settler homes near Ramallah'' According to Peace Now, the ''296 units plan'' comes in addition to the 90 homes approved in February, the 200 units approved in December 2012 and 30 temporary homes. In January 2013, the yeshiva requested the Court to limit the compensation for the Palestinian land owners to a maximum amount. They also asked to prohibit the Palestinians to turn to any organization, including government authorities, to request further reparations, as it could hamper the continued development of Beit El. Geography and climate Beit El has a higher elevation than Jerusalem, and has cool nights in the summer and occasional snow in the winter. The Pisgat Ya'akov neighborhood (also named Jabel Artis) has a hilltop observatory with a commanding view of the surrounding hills where one may view as far away as the Tel Aviv area (Gush Dan) and Mount Hermon on clear days. Northeast of Beit El is the Ma'yanoth Qara' Nature Reserve, so named on account of its proximity to the nearby village of Dura al-Qara'. The nature reserve is the site of five natural springs whose source is a channel carved between overlying cliffs. The limestone formations at the springs are dated to the Cenomanian age. The nature reserve is noteworthy as a habitat for the Hedera helix ivy, not known to grow anywhere else between the region of Edom to the south and the Galilee to the north, as well as the Teucrium montbretii (Teucrium), which grows only in the vicinity of Ramallah. ) is a Religious Zionist (Religious Zionism) yeshiva situated in the Israeli settlement of Beit El, a community in the Binyamin (Mateh Binyamin Regional Council) region near Ramallah in the West Bank.

Sharafat, East Jerusalem

Ray Hanania, a Palestinian-American journalist, notes that documents attesting to his grandmother's nephew's land ownership rights in Sharafat are at the Ministry of Interior (Ministry of Interior (Israel)) in Jerusalem, but that he has been unable to procure them despite paying them more than two dozen visits since the lands were confiscated in 1970. Hanania describes the land of Sharafat as, "a rambling field of olive trees and small orange groves," noting that to Palestinians, "the land is everything." Hanania, 1996, p. 156. Development projects In 2010, the Latin Patriarchate launched a construction project to house dozens of Christian families, mostly young couples with children. Some 9,000 square meters of land were purchased by the families and the Jerusalem municipality granted the necessary construction permits. Eighty apartments are now under construction.

Macomb, Illinois

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