Karamai

Karamai:

see KaramayKaramay
or Karamai
, city (1994 est. pop. 212,600), N Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China, in the Dzungarian basin. Since the discovery (1955) there of one of the largest oil fields in China, it has grown into an oil-producing and refining center.
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, China.
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The attack on Karamai, just like the others, left several others seriously injured.
Elgeyo Marakwet chief of staff Kipkoech Karamai has resigned, about five months into governor Alex Tolgos' second term.
Karamai, a man seen as the county's 'Mr fix it', made the surprise move on Monday afternoon.
Karamai thanked Tolgos for trusting him with the work of an adviser since he was first elected in 2013.
Sources at the executive told The Star Karamai and Kamar had sharp differences and that they had fallen out.
Despite China's assurances, like Beijing's dubious assurances over the Brahmaputra, in regard to the Irtysh, Marat Yermukanov, a journalist for the Russian-language newspaper Panorama Nedely in Petropavlovsk, North Kazakhstan, writes: "Patience ran out when Beijing started construction of a canal linking the Black Irtysh with the Karamai River on Chinese territory, dramatically lowering the water level in the river.
"We have heard news that in Hotan, in Aksu, in cities like Karamai, there were protests.
Under the agreement, Nippon Oil produces highly refined base oil, using crude oil from an oil field at Karamai in the Xinjian Urygur Autonomous Region in northwestern China, at a local CNPC unit.
Statistics show that 60% of the households in 29 cities in the mainland (including Shaohsing, Karamai, Kunshan, Chankiang, Heikow, Shaokuan, Soochow, Chuanchow, Changchou, Chiahsing, and Shen-chun) have refrigerators.
Then Karamai, another of our community was attacked on February 26 with 38 people killed.
The statement quoted the governor to have told the survivors of the attacks at Karamai village, while appealing to the warring communities, on the need to build sustainable peace in the area .
The delegation inspected the wreckage left behind by the attackers in Karamai, and prayed at the mass grave where 15 of the 40 residents killed were buried.