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Saida,

Lebanon: see SidonSidon
, ancient city, one of the great seaports of the Phoenicians, on site of present-day Sidon or Saida (1988 est. pop. 38,000), SW Lebanon, on the Mediterranean Sea. It was one of the oldest Phoenician cities and is mentioned in the Tell el Amarna letters c.1400 B.C.
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Saida

a port in SW Lebanon, on the Mediterranean: on the site of ancient Sidon; terminal of the Trans-Arabian pipeline from Saudi Arabia. Pop.: 150 000 (2005 est.)
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Written in poetically intense language with a keen eye for detail, Vassanji's signature sense of humor enlivens The Magic of Saida.
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Setting a tradition of recognising the services of poets and writers in this society, Pakistan Social Club will also honour Dr Saida and a Pakistani poet Murawwat Ahmed, during the event.
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SAIDA, Aug 1, 2009 (TUR) -- Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, who is on a formal visit to Lebanon, visited Friday the construction site of a burn treatment center which is funded by Turkey.
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