(redirected from Jur)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms.


see QatarQatar
or Katar
, officially State of Qatar, independent emirate (2016 est. pop. 2,260,000), c.4,400 sq mi (11,400 sq km), E Arabia, coextensive with the Qatar peninsula, which projects into the Persian Gulf. The capital and largest city is Doha.
..... Click the link for more information.


, Katar
a state in E Arabia, occupying a peninsula in the Persian Gulf: under Persian rule until the 19th century; became a British protectorate in 1916; declared independence in 1971; exports petroleum and natural gas. Official language: Arabic. Official religion: (Sunni) Muslim. Currency: riyal. Capital: Doha. Pop.: 619 000 (2004 est.). Area: about 11 000 sq. km (4250 sq. miles)
References in periodicals archive ?
Jur River county commissioner, Simon Athuai said the newly created courts would compose of four members, including the payam chief.
Tami Reiker, Jeff Jur and Pierre Gill claimed Outstanding Achievement Awards in the television competitions.
Wau county commissioner, Angelo Taban, Hassan Jalab of Raga county and John Arop Apia of Jur River county were those affected as well as the mayor of Wau municipality, Arkangelo Anyar.
Del Ruth, ASC for "7AWF83429"/THE WEST WING (NBC), Jeffrey Jur, ASC for "Pick A Number"/CARNIVALE (HBO), Chris Manley for "Dr.
December 21, 2014 (GETTE) -- At least three people were reportedly killed in a revenge attack that occurred in South Sudan's Western Bahr el Ghazal state amid rising tensions among communities in Jur River county.
ResultsPlus is an innovative research tool that points Westlaw users to related information sources such as American Law Reports (ALR(R)) and Am Jur, and suggests West key number queries to further refine their search.
December 20th, 2014 (WAU) - A revenge attack in South Sudan's Western Bahr el Ghazal state has sparked tension between communities in its Jur River county.
Jur Strobos, former Director of Policy Research for the U.
November 25, 2014 (WAU) -- The commissioner of Jur River county commissioner in South Sudan's Western Bahr el Ghazal state, John Arop Apai has suspended the traditional chief of Atido sub-county.
November 19, 2014 (WAU) -- Community representatives from Western Bahr el Ghazal's Jur River county have met with state governor Rizik Zackaria Hassan to put their case for equal presentation in the executive state government.
The event will bring together five representatives from three counties of Raja, Wau and Jur River.
October 22, 2014 (WAU) -- Police in Western Bahr el Ghazal's Jur River county have announced the temporary closure of Mapel's main market due to security fears.