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Coronel

(kōrōnĕl`), city (1990 est. pop. 74,090), S central Chile, a port on the Pacific Ocean. Part of the Great Concepción conurbation, it is a major coaling station and a shipping point for lumber and the coal from nearby mines. In a naval engagement off Coronel on Nov. 1, 1914, during World War I, German Admiral Graf von Spee defeated a British squadron under Sir Christopher Cradock, a triumph offset later by the battle of the Falklands. The city has suffered significant damage from earthquakes and tsunamis, most recently in 2010.
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The local chief executive asked Coronel to come up with a protocol of security measures to protect his constituents.
Meanwhile, Coronel said that before the Chinese New Year festivities, the Manila policemen are set to secure churches in the country's capital on Wednesday in anticipation of mass and recollections to be held in observance of Ash Wednesday.
The La Gran Feria del CafAaAaAeA@ y la Guayaba beauty pageant winner, whose father Ignacio "Nach Coronel was also a member of Guzman's famed Sinaloa Cartel, has managed to stay under the radar since she was first spotted with the notorious drug lord when he was arrested for the second time back in 2014.
Coronel said her husband, the billionaire chief of the Sinaloa cartel, was now guarded by dogs and constantly had to move cells.
Uganda's recent economic performance has been favourable," Coronel said in a statement following the trip.
El coronel se sirve de juegos de resistencia y oposicion como unica manera de hacerse reconocer por su esposa y como una forma de que subsista la posibilidad de la palabra.
El abuelo de Garcia Marquez, figura de sus primeras novelas (La hojarasca, El coronel no tiene quien le escriba), no fue ajeno a esta historia politico-gramatical.
The US agency said at the time that Coronel "plays a key role" in the Sinaloa drug cartel led by Guzman, who is also known as "El Chapo".
Taking as basis the analysis of some texts by Jose Coronel Urtecho, this article maintains that a conversational poetics deploys asa rhetoric that goes beyonds its uses in poetry to insert itself into a heterogeneous discursive space that includes autobiography, essay and history.
Con una vision fotografica, Coronel acoge a los personajes cotidianos: una prostituta, un teporocho o personajes de sociedad inmersos en la decadencia.
The Mexican Army shot dead Coronel, a senior member of the powerful Sinaloa cartel, as he exchanged fire with soldiers during a raid of a wealthy residential area in Guadalajara in western Mexico, officials said.
Ignacio "Nacho" Coronel was reportedly killed on Thursday while resisting arrest in the wealthy town of Zapopan in central Mexico.