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Puszta

(po͞o`stä), arid grasslands that once covered a large part of the AlföldAlföld
, Hun. Nagy-Alföld [Great Alföld], great central plain of Hungary extending into Serbia and W Romania. The level region is drained by the Tisza and Danube rivers.
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, E Hungary. They were used for extensive cattle raising. With the irrigation and drainage projects of the late 19th cent., the Puszta disappeared except in the small Hortobagy region (c.100 sq mi/260 sq km), near Debrecen. Old customs of the Puszta are preserved there, mainly for the tourist trade.
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He further said that ANA soldiers were on a routine patrol on the Zaranj-Dilaram road in the Pushta locality of Khasrud district when they came under rebels' ambush.
Police and special forces were at the scene in the Kolola Pushta area of Kabul, said Qadam Shah Shaheem, commander of the Afghan National Army's 111th Corps.
For example, in Yamuna Pushta, we cannot have a permanent structure as it lies on the Yamuna riverbed," he adds.
Mohammad Sharif, a liquefied gas seller in Kolola Pushta neighbourhood, said the rate of one kg of gas was 70afs against 48afs at government-run gas stations.
Dans les villages de Popovka et de Pushta situes dans le parc naturel, plus de 1.200 personnes et quelque 150 engins etaient toujours mobilises pour lutter contre deux puissants incendies.
A second fire in the village of Pushta, 21km southwest of Sarov, is smaller at 200 hectares and has been localised, the ministry added.
Live television footage showed a huge cloud of smoke above the Pushta Khara neighborhood, on the outskirts of Peshawar, and the wreckage of several cars.