Iksa


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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Iksa

 

a river in Tomsk Oblast, RSFSR; flows in its upper course along the border with Novosibirsk Oblast. Right tributary of the Chaia River (Ob’ basin). Length, 430 km; basin area, 6,130 sq km. It flows along the eastern part of the Vasiugan’e. The river is fed by snow and rain; high water is from May through early August. The modulus of discharge increases sharply from its upper course to its lower course. The average water discharge is 7.3 m3/sec. The Iksa is used for floating logs in its lower course.

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AL QUDS AL ARABI noted that the land in Beit Iksa is planted with olive trees.
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At least two were injured in the protest rallies, which took place in Kafr Qaddum, Beit Iksa, Masara, Bilin, and Nabi Saleh, in addition to an earlier march in Beit-Lahm, where one Palestinian was also shot by Israeli forces, Al-Alam reported.
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The Palestinian, who was identified as Hanthala al-Shaikh from Jerusalem's Beit Iksa village, told WAFA Israeli forces stationed at Atara checkpint stopped his car and confiscated his Identity card before severally beating him up and destroying his car, under the pretext of searching for 'weapons'.
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