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Vrbas

 

a river in Yugoslavia, right tributary of the Sava River (Danube Basin). Length, 240 km. Basin area, 5,400 sq km. Its source and a considerable part of the river is in the Dinaric Uplands. The water is especially high in spring and fall. The average discharge in the lower course is 70 cu m per sec. There are small hydroelectric power plants in the Vrbas valley. The cities of Jajce and Banja Luka are on the Vrbas River; there are therapeutic sulfur springs near Banja Luka.

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THE Indian junior and youth women boxers have had a rousing start to the year as they returned with a rich medal haul even though their senior counterparts failed to win a gold at the third Nations Cup in Vrbas, Novi Sad, Serbia.
The work on the stone house, which will be transformed after the reconstruction to the Museum of Banja Luka and work on the reconstruction of the south wall, facing the river Vrbas, is ongoing.
The agreement covers extensive collaboration within the energy sector, beginning with a joint project to develop and build four hydropower plants in the Vrbas river with an annual generation capacity of 450 GWh.
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Gradjevinar of Kraljevo (Serbia) and Vijadukt of Portoroz (Slovenia) have won a joint 30-year contract to build and run a hydro-electric plant on the Vrbas River (North-West Bosnia).
Heavy rain flooded thousands of Bosnian homes yesterday and brought traffic to a standstill in towns and villages Communities along the rivers of Vrbas and Lasva, north-west of Sarajevo, declared a state of emergency as water rose kneehigh and cut off several villages.
Bosnia: HEAVY rain flooded thousands of homes and brought traffic to a standstill in communities along the rivers of Vrbas and Lasva, north-west of Sarajevo.
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