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Akaki

 

a city in Ethiopia, an industrial suburb of Addis Ababa. Population, 26,000, in 1967. There are textile, food-processing, metallurgical, and metalworking enterprises in the city.

Akaki

poor government clerk saves to buy a new overcoat, only to have it stolen. [Russ. Lit.: Gogol The Overcoat in Magill II, 790]
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Scotland's first victory came courtesy of an own goal as Shaun Maloney's shot ricocheted off Akaki Khubutia and flew in to the net at Ibrox.
Lastly, from Tuesday July 28 to Tuesday August 4 on the Nicosia highway works will take place towards Kokkinotrimithia from the CINEPLEX lights until the roundabout at Akaki in both directions.
McEachran is the Championship club's sixth signing of the summer, following Akaki Gogia, Ryan Williams, Yoann Barbet, Konstantin Kerschbaumer and Andreas Bjelland.
He was also involved in the only goal of the game in the 1-0 win over Georgia at Ibrox last October when his shot was saved but then struck Akaki Khubutia to spin into the net for an own goal, and he is "very hopeful" he would be given a second goal against the Irish, who remain two points behind the Scots.
Maloney has netted in Scotland's last three qualifiers - or four if Georgia's Akaki Khubutia does not want the own-goal credited to him back in October.
The left-back's cross led to the only goal of Scotland's European Championship qualifier against Georgia at Ibrox - visiting goalkeeper Giorgi Loria could only palm the ball to Shaun Maloney, whose shot eventually went in off defender Akaki Khubutia.
Maloney, whose 27th-minute drive eventually went in off Akaki Khubutia, said: "It's something that we are not really known for, a nation that has a higher pass retention and more possession than the other team, but we are slowly trying to change that.
The Hull left-back's cross led to the only goal of Saturday's European Championship qualifier against Georgia at Ibrox - visiting goalkeeper Giorgi Loria could only palm the ball to Shaun Maloney, whose shot eventually went in off defender Akaki Khubutia.
The scoreline failed to reflect Scotland's dominance, with an own goal from Georgia defender Akaki Khubutia settling it, and there was never a sense of them needing to hang on with only a slim lead.
The scoreline failed to reflect Scotland's dominance - with an own goal from Georgia defender Akaki Khubutia ultimately settling it - and there was never a sense of them needing to hang on with only a slim lead.