Drissa

Drissa

 

a river located mainly in Vitebsk Oblast. The Drissa River is a right tributary of the Zapadnaia Dvina River. It is 183 km in length, and the area of its drainage basin is 6,420 sq km. Its source is Lake Drissa, and it flows through a number of lakes. The average annual flow rate at its mouth is 40 cu m per sec. The river is used for floating timber. The city of Verkhnedvinsk is located at its mouth.

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Before joining the Western Army which was then, in May, encamped at Drissa, Prince Andrew visited Bald Hills which was directly on his way, being only two miles off the Smolensk highroad.
MICKY MELLON admits he has been a fan of Tranmere new boy Drissa Traore for some time.
The officer in charge of UNICEF D Field office in Bauchi, Drissa Yeo, disclosed this in Gombe during a sensitisation campaign for JNI leaders on the campaign to end violence against children.
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FOREST GREEN v CHELTENHAM TOWN Rovers' Manny Monthe is banned, while Drissa Traore has a knock.
Their most consistent player so far this season is arguably Drissa Traore who plays at the base of the diamond.
Swindon were missing Drissa Traore, Brandon Ormonde-Ottewill and Jeremy Balmy - all suspended as the club investigate reports they inhaled nitrous oxide on a live social media video - as well as Nicky Ajose.
Pour rappel, la rencontre de cet apres-midi sera dirigee par un trio arbitral burkinabe conduit par Jean Ouattara, assiste de ses deux compatriotes Max Philippo et Drissa Modeste Sessouama.
Il sera assiste par le Tchadien Issa Yaya et Malien Drissa Niare.
Memorable, fleshed-out characters included Drissa, a similar lost soul who tends to Solo's house and garden, and Milo Stojakovic, the Serbian owner of Solo's favorite pizza joint and his long-time drinking partner, who has his own shady past.
However Swindon were in front less than a minute later - and in some style - when Rodgers - son of ex-Swansea City boss Brendan - picked the ball up from Drissa Traoare 25 yards out and struck an unstoppable shot into the top right-hand corner and beyond a helpless Rhys Taylor.
West Brom's Saido Berahino |lays the ball off as Swindon's Drissa Traore closes in.