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river, Jordan: see ZarqaZarqa
or Zerka
, in the Bible, river, 80 mi (129 km) long, rising in the hills W of Amman, N Jordan, and flowing generally north, then west, to the Jordan River; it is the ancient Jabbok. On its southern bank Jacob wrestled with the angel.
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Susi Dennison's and Pawel Zerka's guide to the 2019 European elections, subtitled "How anti-Europeans Plan to Wreck Europe and What Can be Done to Stop It," is of great value however much one disagrees with the politics of the authors.
But a major survey of the EU's 27 national political theatres, led by Susi Dennison and Pawel Zerka of the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR), that will be published next week, shows that voters could be more responsive to such proposals this year than in the past.
"The extreme right may have entered government in Norway and Finland, and become the second political force in the Danish parliament, but Sweden long looked to be immune," said Pawel Zerka, a political scientist for the European Committee for Social Rights and the European Commission in an analysis provided to Gulf News.
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He told a news conference one of the prisoners with relation to so-called Islamic State (IS) set the Zerka prison afire and opened the doors of cells for other inmates so they could escape.
Later, it was developed by many other followers, including his wife, Zerka Toeman Moreno.
The New York office of NCB worked with Century Management's Adam Zerka, senior account executive, and David Lipson, a senior managing director of the firm's Mortgage Division to secure financing at low interest rates.
For now, King Abdullah is conferring urgently with his army and intelligence chiefs on how to suppress the Islamist revolt in Ma'an without it spilling over into other Jordanian towns, especially Salt, Irbid and Zerka, which have large clusters of Al Qaeda followers.
Moroccan star Monsef Zerka pounced on some poor marking to head home a cross from the left in the third minute, before doubling the lead in the 58th minute with a conversion from the penalty spot.
The strategic town of Zerka, that controls supply routes to the north of the country, was also the scene of heavy fighting.