Jarama


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Jarama

 

a river in Spain, a right tributary of the Tagus. The Jarama is 190 km long and drains an area of 11,000 sq km. It rises in the Sierra de Guadarrama and flows over the New Castille Upland. The mean flow rate is approximately 50 cu m per sec, with the river carrying a greater quantity of water in the winter. There are reservoirs in the Jarama basin. Water from the river is used for irrigation.

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And she for this shall famous be From Tagus to Jarama, From Manzanares to Genil, From Duero to Arlanza.
Major organization : JUNTA DE GOBIERNO LOCAL DEL AYUNTAMIENTO DE PARACUELLOS DE JARAMA
Two suspected drug dealers have been arrested in Jarama Sector, Ngoma District with 17 kilogrammes of cannabis.
My plan is to spend the morning on mountain roads, then the after-noon on-track at Jarama - former home of the Spanish Grand Prix.
Award-winning folk trio The Young'uns will perform their new album about the Teeside hero at the Glasgow festival and will include the city's Alex McDade's famous song The Valley of Jarama in their set.
Y el pasado fin de semana se puso sus mejores galas para ir a la boda de Marta y Manuel, unos amigos de Paracuellos de Jarama, donde vive.
Our drive in the new TT RS included a session around the Jarama race track in Spain as well as an evaluation on the open roads.
James was taken prisoner by Franco's forces at the Battle of Jarama. On release, he returned to Scotland, where he lived until his death in 2007, aged 99.
He reviews the war and the the role of the International Brigades before discussing such topics as war sites in Madrid City center, the massacre at the Monta[+ or -]a Barracks, the Battle of Jarama: General Franco's plan C, Hemingway's war, and the Battle of Brunete.
Three additional shells hit residential neighborhoods in Jarama city in Damascus countryside, wounding two.
BATTLE Ryan was wounded during the Battle of Jarama near Madrid in February 1937.
It covers an area of 120 square kilometres of beaches, coastal lands, seabed and two khaurs or lagoons (Khaur al Hajar and Khaur Jarama).