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Aphek

(ā`fĕk), in the Bible. 1 Canaanite royal town, the modern Ras el-Ain or Rosh Hayim (Israel). Herod called it Antipatris. It is mentioned in Egyptian documents dating from the 19th cent. B.C. It is probably the same place as the unidentified Aphekah. 2 Canaanite city in Asher. 3 Place where Ahab defeated Benhadad. 4, 5 Two places where the Philistines encamped, perhaps the same as (1.)
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TAP) - The elected members of the parliamentary bloc of Afek Tounes will file, on Thursday, a legal remedy before the Administrative Court against the decision of the Truth and Dignity Commission to extend its mandate and to request suspending its application, said the group's president, Lilia Ksiksi.
Viennent ensuite, tres loin derriere, le Front populaire (2,5%), le Courant democratique (1,5%), Afek Tounes (1%), l'UPL (0,7%), Tounes Al Irada (0,6%), Machrouu Tounes (0,5%), Al Joumhouri (0,4%) et le parti Destourien Libre (0,3%).
Oil and gas company Afek Oil and Gas Ltd (Afek) revealed on Tuesday the launch of drilling and related operations for the Mei Golan Water Cooperative to develop a water resource in the Golan Heights pursuant to an exclusive exploration license issued by the government of Israel.
The Afek Oil and Gas company, a subsidiary of Newark, New Jersey-based Genie Energy, announced on Tuesday it had discovered a wellspring of oil in the Golan Heights.
The leader of liberal Afek Tounes party, Yassin Brahim, told reporters Feb 1 the new government would include Nidaa Tounes, Afek Tounes, ULP party and Ennahda.
beaucoup moins que] Nous avons procede a des changements, il s'agit d'elargir la composition du gouvernement avec l'entree d'autres partis comme Ennahda et Afek Tounes [beaucoup plus grand que], a declare Essid lors d'une conference de presse au Palais de Carthage.
Occupied Syrian Golan, SANA-Israeli Afek Company for Oil and Gas started drilling in the occupied Syrian Golan at site called "Oil 5″ where heavy vehicles arrived at the site to begin what it said "preparatory drilling".
Essid's efforts were doomed by the lack of any posts for the second, fourth and fifth largest parties; the Islamist Ennahda (69 seats), the leftist Popular Front (15), and the secular Afek Tounes (8).
Speaking at a news conference, the ISIE President Chafiq Sarsar said that it appears from the final assessment of the legislative elections that Nidaa Tounes won 86 seats, followed by Ennahdha (69 seats), the Free Patriotic Union (16 seats), the Popular Front (15 seats), Afek Tounes (8 seats).
Il peut se retirer de la presidence pour laisser sa place a la militante Maya Jeribi, comme il peut nouer une alliance avec d'autres partis politiques a des fins de soutien lors des Presidentielles, comme Afek Tounes ou l'Alliance democratique, apprend Africanmanager.
From mid-20th century onwards Bimin elders were important ritual leaders of the Afek cult and, following Bimin conversion to Christianity in the 1970s by the Australian Baptist Church, Bimin missionaries converted the northern Kwermin to Christianity.
Afek is a crude defender, slow on the turn, but mentally strong.