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see RiyadhRiyadh
or Riad
, city (1997 est. pop. 3,000,000), capital and largest city of Saudi Arabia, in the Nejd, central Saudi Arabia. It is situated in an oasis, c.240 mi (390 km) inland from the Persian Gulf.
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The same situation will repeat with the VAT if the authority insists on obligating banks to register, according to Riad.
Moscu podria ayudar a establecer vias de comunicacion entre el poder saudita y los sirios, y ademas esta en condiciones de negociar con Iran para brindar algunas garantias a Riad en los casos criticos de Iraq y Yemen, y promover el dialogo estrategico entre los dos rivales del Golfo.
In striking, virtuoso graphic style that captures both the immediacy of childhoodand the fervor of political idealism, Riad Sattouf recounts his nomadic childhoodgrowing up in rural France, Gaddafi's Libya, and Assad's SyriaA[degrees]A[degrees]but always underthe roof of his father, a Syrian PanA[degrees]Arabist who drags his family along in hispursuit of grandiose dreams for the Arab nation.
Kym was reportedly seen "cosying up" to him at his nightclub launch in Liverpool in December last year, five months after Riad split from Natasha.
Unlike bandmate Kerry, Natasha has lived a relatively private life away from the limelight after marrying Riad in a fairytale ceremony in Cheshire in 2007.
Tombe martyr au milieu de ses soldats, Riad fut surnomme le general d'or.
Personally, I like to relax and not cook on holiday, so the option of having chef-delivered meals at this riad were a terrific bonus.
The design of the hotel represents the classic forms of the traditional medina, comprising one to four bedroom riads, restaurants and spa arranged around the main reception building with its striking lobby, dining bar, lounges and library.
Riad Fes, Fez The capital of Morocco for more than 400 years, Fez is home to the oldest university in the country and is a leading cultural and religious centre.
New York-based interior designer Thomas Hays purchased Riad Meriem - an art deco-inspired 18th Century riad located in Marrakech's old walled city - in 2006.
And when we actually reached our riad location, down a dark corridor almost to a dead end I was wondering where on earth I had come to.
Her boyfriend Riad Erraji conjured up a diamond ring by pretending to play a magic trick on her as he proposed.