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Andong,

city, China: see DandongDandong
or Andong
, city (1994 est. pop. 550,900), SE Liaoning prov., China, at the mouth of the Yalu River, opposite Korea. It is a port, connected by rail with Shenyang (Mukden) and with Sinuiju in North Korea.
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Andong

(än`dŭng`), city (1995 pop. 188,452), North Gyeongsang (Kyongsang) prov., E South Korea. It is a railroad junction, terminus of the navigable portion of the Nakdong River, and a commercial center in an agricultural area where rice, hemp, silk, cotton, and tobacco are grown. Andong Lake, formed by the Andong dam, is to the east.

Andong

a port in E China, in Liaoning province at the mouth of the Yalu River. Pop.: 730 000 (2005 est.)
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Many prominent scholars such as Lee Hawang (penname Tae-gye ) and Ryu Seong-yong thrived in Andong during the Joseon dynasty (918-1392 A.
Andong, on the outskirts of Phnom Penh, has long been decried as lacking in services and access to opportunity, and residents who relocated there have encountered difficulties finding jobs to sustain themselves.
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The queen's itinerary includes visits to Hahoe village, an ancient folk village at Andong, North Kyongsang Province, and to an elementary school to watch an exhibition of the Korean martial art Taekwondo there.
Decoders will be installed at broadcast centers in Pusan, Daegu, Gwangju, Daejeon, Jeongju, Masan, Chuncheon, Cheongju, Jeju, Ulsan, Gangreung, Chinju, Mogpo, Yosu, Andong, Wonju, Chungju, Samcheok and Pohang forming MBC's comprehensive high definition digital broadcasting network.
The fish in this lake provide income for some of the families who were relocated from the heart of Phnom Penh to Andong village to make space for a development project in Borei Keila near Olympic Stadium - but it's not enough.
Holdouts have been offered cash payments or relocation to the Andong resettlement site on the outskirts of the city, which they maintain lacks essential services and employment opportunities.
The residents claim that the relocation site in Andong village, on the northwest outskirts of city, is too remote.