Muret


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Muret

(mürā`), town (1990 pop. 18,604), Haute-Garonne dept., S France. It is an agricultural market and produces foundry products, surgical instruments, and bricks. In 1213, Simon de Montfort, leader of the Albigensian Crusade, defeated the nobles of S France at Muret, thus ending their independence. Muret has a 12th-century church and several 15th- and 16th-century houses.
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Executive Chef Chocolatier Thierry Muret will create a one-of-a-kind chocolate showpiece while guests shop for the holiday season.
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La jeune femme reste cependant inculpee pour avoir peint le mot "Femen" sur le muret d'un cimetiere afin de denoncer un rassemblement salafiste.
It is clear that both sides have chosen the path of war," said Edmond Muret, a UN peacekeeping chief as he announced the end Sunday of the observer mission.
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1212 sees Montfort "drawing the noose" and re-establishing control in the run up to the battle of Muret in 1213.