Drissa

Drissa

 

a river located mainly in Vitebsk Oblast. The Drissa River is a right tributary of the Zapadnaia Dvina River. It is 183 km in length, and the area of its drainage basin is 6,420 sq km. Its source is Lake Drissa, and it flows through a number of lakes. The average annual flow rate at its mouth is 40 cu m per sec. The river is used for floating timber. The city of Verkhnedvinsk is located at its mouth.

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Before joining the Western Army which was then, in May, encamped at Drissa, Prince Andrew visited Bald Hills which was directly on his way, being only two miles off the Smolensk highroad.
However Swindon were in front less than a minute later - and in some style - when Rodgers - son of ex-Swansea City boss Brendan - picked the ball up from Drissa Traoare 25 yards out and struck an unstoppable shot into the top right-hand corner and beyond a helpless Rhys Taylor.
Drissa Traore returns for Robins but Jermaine Hylton is out.
West Brom's Saido Berahino |lays the ball off as Swindon's Drissa Traore closes in.
Il s'agit de Mahamadou Keita qui sera assiste par ses deux compatriotes, Balla Diarra et Drissa Kamory Niare.
International standards DrIssa Salim Al Salmi, senior consultant in medicine/nephrology at the Royal Hospital, said that the significance of the conference lies in the fact that Oman is focusing on using the international experience to improve its healthcare and enhance its standards.
Substitutes but used: Fabian Speiss (goalkeeper), Drissa Traore.
A spokesperson for the rebel faction, Abdallah Mursal, confirmed in a statement extended to Sudan Tribune on Sunday the release of the Sudanese prisoners of war captured in Donki Drissa and Abka Ragil areas on Al-Fasher Muhajeria road.
There's always a risk of violence," said Traore Drissa, a prominent lawyer who runs the Abidjan-based Ivorian Movement for Human Rights.
Cheltenham could be without captain Shane Duff, Oliver Bozanic, Elvis Hammond, Drissa Diallo and Michael Pook.
But two red cards and a late Drissa Diallo penalty robbed them of what would have been a vital three points.
And things went from bad to worse nine minutes from time when Michael Bridges was sent off for handball and Drissa Diallo stepped up to convert the ensuing penalty.