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, town (1997 est. pop. 19,000), W central Jordan. It is also known as Krak. It is a road junction and an agricultural trade center. The ancient Kir Moab (also mentioned in the Bible as Kir Hareseth, Kir Haresh, and Kir Heres), it was the walled citadel of the Moabites.
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, Jordan.
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At last the door opened with a creak, and Stepan Arkadyevitch's spot-and-tan pointer Krak flew out, running round and round and turning over in the air.
If he had anything on his mind at that moment, it was only the doubt whether they would start anything in the Kolpensky marsh, whether Laska would show to advantage in comparison with Krak, and whether he would shoot well that day himself.
Homs, SANA- A Hungarian archeology mission finished on Monday its works at Krak des Chevaliers Castle in Homs province.
Dariusz Krak, a former student at Cardiff Metropolitan University He said: "Having read the article and the quote from Ukip, I think it's not directly implying that Eastern Europeans are to blame.
JURIX: International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems (27th: 2014: Krak w, Poland) Edited by Rinke Hoekstra
000 ans, Damas, le Krak des Chevaliers, Raqa et Palmyre ont subi d'importants degats [beaucoup plus grand que], precise le document de l'Institut des Nations Unies pour la formation et la recherche (Unitar).
Krak Baby explores pop culture obsessions through street wear
Alongside the tragic loss of life and human suffering in Syria, some of the country's treasured antiquities, including the iconic Krak des Chevaliers Crusader castle near Homs, have been destroyed or damaged in the civil war.
In the central province of Homs, army troops entered the village of Al- Hosn and fought for control of the famed Krak des Chevaliers castle, a security official told AFP.
DAMASCUS - Syrian regime forces seized famed Crusader fort Krak des Chevaliers on Thursday, killing dozens of rebels in the surrounding area and sending scores fleeing across the nearby Lebanese border.
Al Hosn is home to the famous Krak de Chevaliers, a Crusader castle known for being one of the best preserved medieval castles in the world.
Dubai: Syria's army on Wednesday entered Al Hosn in the central province of Homs and was fighting for control of the famed Krak des Chevaliers castle, a security official said.