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Dubrovka

 

an urban-type settlement, the administrative center of Dubrovka Raion, Briansk Oblast, RSFSR. Dubrovka has a railroad station 81 km northwest of Briansk, and it is the site of an alcohol plant, a creamery, and twine, furniture, and clothing factories.


Dubrovka

 

an urban-type settlement in Belaia Kholunitsa Raion, Kirov Oblast, RSFSR. Situated on the left bank of the Viatka River, 118 km northeast of the Slobodskoe railroad station. It is a center of large-scale timber (logging) enterprises and has production sections for the floating of logs.


Dubrovka

 

(Nevskaia Dubrovka), an urban-type settlement in Leningrad Oblast, RSFSR. A landing on the Neva River, it has a railroad station (Nevskaia Dubrovka). Dubrovka has a woodworking combine and produces sawn timber, prefabricated houses, furniture, and wood-chip and wood-fiber slabs. During the Battle of Leningrad of 1941-44, fierce fighting took place in the Dubrovka region in 1942-43.

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Tenders are invited for .1-218-182: 2011- current repair of road surface of dubrovka village of bashtansky district of mykolaiv region (construction of pipelines, communication lines and power transmission lines, highways, roads, airdromes and railways, leveling of surfaces).
Russia (25) (2011) in relation to the violent termination of a hostage taking by Chechen separatists in the Dubrovka theatre in Moscow in 2002.
At the Dubrovka theatre, about 50 armed Chechens - who were demanding Russia withdrew from their land - took 912 people hostage.
Ambas autoras tenian como objetivo principal explorar a traves de tecnicas cualitativas la representacion en los medios de comunicacion de las mujeres protagonistas de actos terroristas (sobre todo de actos suicidas), especialmente a raiz de dos sucesos que se suelen citar como paradigmaticos de los actos terroristas perpetrados por mujeres: el de Wafa Idris, la primera mujer suicida palestina, y los casos de las mujeres terroristas chechenas, que comienzan con la toma de rehenes en el teatro Dubrovka de Moscu, ambos hechos sucedidos en 2002.
(7) Piensese, por ejemplo, en la contundencia del uso de gas en la toma de rehenes en el teatro Dubrovka de Moscu en el ano 2002.
An opioid that isn't covered by the Chemical Weapons Convention, fentanyl was used against 50 armed Chechen separatists who seized the crowded Dubrovka theatre in Moscow on October 23, 2002.
On October 23rd, 2002, forty to fifty armed Chechens, claiming allegiance to the militant Islamic separatist movement in Chechnya, seized control of a crowded theatre in the Dubrovka district of Moscow, about four kilometres southeast of the Kremlin.
While a musical show was playing at Moscow's Dubrovka theater, 40 to 50 Chechen separatists stormed the building and took more than several hundred people hostage.
La primera vez que el mundo reconocio este nuevo brazo armado del conflicto checheno fue en octubre de 2002, cuando un punado de mujeres vestidas de negro y fajadas con cinturones explosivos tomaron mas de 800 rehenes en el teatro Dubrovka de Moscu.
* On October 23, 2002, Chechen insurgents attacked the crowded Dubrovka Theater in Moscow.
The massacre, also known as the 2002 Nord-Ost Siege, resulted from the seizure of the Dubrovka Theater in Moscow by some 40-armed Chechens.