Montagnards

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in French history, the label applied to deputies sitting on the raised left benches in the National Convention during the French Revolution. Members of the faction, known as Montagnards [Mountain Men] saw themselves as the embodiment of national unity.
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During the filming of The Green Berets, the Degar or Montagnard people of Vietnam's Central Highlands, fierce fighters against communism, bestowed on Wayne a brass bracelet that he wore in the film and all subsequent films.
A court document posted by police to Rainsy's home, the former CNRP headquarters in Chak Angre Leu commune in Phnom Penh's Meanchey district, stated that Rainsy was called to clarify an agreement he allegedly signed with Kok Ksor in 2013 that ceded land to the Degar, also known as Montagnards.
It is not clear how any imminent peace deal might accommodate Saleh, but some indication of what might happen is contained in Yemeni President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi's dismissal of the southerner Khaled Bahah as Vice-President and Prime Minister, and his replacement by two northerners, General Ali Mohsen Al Ahmar as Vice-President and Ahmad Obeid Ben Degar as Prime Minister.
In Vietnam, the indigenous Degar people, also called Montagnards, are viewed with suspicion for their Christian faith, and the government is responsible for numerous cases of torture and abuse, while hundreds of Degar women have been subject to forced sterilization.
Night At The Museum 2 regurgitates everything that worked in the first film and garnishes with new characters including The Wright Brothers and Degar's iconic dancing girl.
The sequel regurgitates everything that worked in the first film and garnishes with new characters including The Wright Brothers and Degar's iconic dancing girl..
The sun, often a reluctant visitor in these latitudes, had drenched the nearby islands of Linlin and Punto Degar with an unexpected radiance, highlighting an offshore backdrop of salmon nets and the luminous pearly wakes of fishing boats.
'They offered autonomy to manage four provinces, and we should not forget that during the signing they used three flags - Cambodia, US and Degar,' Hun Sen said, referring to a term for Vietnamese Montagnards.
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