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Luo

 

a people of Kenya, living primarily along the shores of Lake Victoria. The Luo are closely related to the Gaya (Giranga) and Dama. Population, 1.4 million (1967 estimate). The Luo language belongs to the Nilotic group. Most Luo have preserved their traditional beliefs, although some are Muslims and Christians. In some regions the Luo live together with the Bantu Luhya, with whose material and spiritual culture they have much in common. Their chief occupation is farming (corn, millet, sorghum), but many migrate seasonally to cities in search of work.

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Moreover, evidence of deaths from 'police brutality' and profiling of the Luo tribe - against the backdrop of the 1969 'Kisumu Massacre'- is likely to be instrumentally used in a robust campaign on 'genocide against the Luo'.
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Luo perceives the world and understands people through physical sensation, not rational thinking.
Both ministers assured Luo that Nepal would continue to pursue its One China policy and not allow its soil to be used for any anti-China activity.
Judge Corinne Philpott accepted Luo and Wang were exploited by others, and handed each a threeyear sentence, half of which will be spent in prison.
Ambassador Luo Xiaoguang said his country's relations with Sudan are based on cooperation and mutual respect that rendered it to be a model of the Chinese relations with African countries, asserting the importance of joint work to boost the distinguished relations.
We propose that in early geological history clay hydro gel provided a confinement function for bio molecules and biochemical reactions," said Dan Luo, professor of biological and environmental engineering and a member of the Kavli Institute at Cornell for Nanoscale Science.
But one Beijing-based blogger, Valentina Luo, who writes for the English-language community magazine, (http://www.
The vibration is a continuous process but the impact introduces a discrete dimension, say Luo and Guo (both Southern Illinois U.
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