Angra do Heroísmo

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Angra do Heroísmo

(äng`grə do͝o əro͝oēzh`mo͝o), town (1991 pop. 11,672), capital of Angra do Heroísmo dist., Portugal, in the Azores, on Terceira island. It is a port and was until 1832 capital of the Azores. There is an old castle in the town.
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The Commission has decided to refer Portugal to the Court of Justice with regard to discharges from milk-processing factories at Angra do Heroismo in the Azores, which are contributing to marine water pollution.
Leonora Bettencourt, director of the Santo Espirito Hospital in Angra do Heroismo, near the airport, said a 23-year-old woman was dead on arrival.
Place of execution - Country, District, Municipality: Portugal, Autonomous region of azores, Horta portugal, Autonomous region of the azores, Angra do heroismo portugal, Autonomous region of the azores, Praia da vitoria portugal, Autonomous region of the azores, Santa cruz da graciosa
Place of execution - Country, District, Municipality: Portugal, Autonomous region of the azores, Angra do heroismo portugal, Autonomous region of the azores, Ponta delgada portugal, Autonomous region of azores, Horta