Jonestown

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Jonestown

in Guyana; scene of mass-murder and suicides. [Am. Hist.: Facts (1978), 889–892]
See: Suicide
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The Philippine National Police (PNP) deployed 149 policemen to a barangay in Jones town, Isabela, where a special election was held on Monday.
Comelec conducts special polls in Isabela !-- -- Victor Martin (The Philippine Star) - May 21, 2019 - 12:00am SANTIAGO CITY, Isabela, Philippines The Commission on Elections (Comelec) yesterday conducted a special election in a village in Jones town here after two vote counting machines (VCMs) and ballots to be used in the area were set on fire last May 14.
Meanwhile, the COC from Isabela was delayed because a vote counting machine and other election paraphernalia were burned by armed men in Jones town.
Domingo in Jones town, Isabela were isolated at six Saturday afternoon because two bridges connecting Dumawing and Sto.
5 KENWYNE JONES Town set up with three central defenders to try and combat KJ.
Mark Hudson v Kenwyne Jones Town skipper and ex-Cardiff player Hudson looked back to his best at Bournemouth, where he teamed up with Murray Wallace to snuff out the threat of Callum Wilson and help his side take a valuable point.
From the Jones Town district of the Jamaican capital Kingston, he comes to Northumbria University's Red's Bar next Thursday night, courtesy of Boss Sounds, with one of the UK's finest reggae crews, London outfit the Soothsayers.
It is these influences that have led to the band being likened to the Velvet Underground, Brian Jones Town Massacre, Gomez and, of course, the aforementioned Black Rebel.
In later life in the US he was employed as a clinical psychologist, commissioned by the US Government in 1978 to try and de-programme the survivors of the South American Jones Town Massacre.
The ambush occurred Tuesday afternoon in the village of Linomot in Jones town, 230 kilometers north of Manila, the military said, adding that two civilians were wounded.
Trench Town and nearby Jones Town, where the Prince earlier visited Yard shacks where families live together, are known for poverty and high crime rates.