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ancient city, Syria: see DuraDura
or Europus
, ancient city of Syria, E of Palmyra on a plateau above the Euphrates River. It is also called Dura-Europos or Dura-Europus. Founded (c.300 B.C.) by a general of Seleucus I, it prospered. In the 2d cent. A.D. the Parthians took Dura, and in A.D.
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Also in the capital, two roadside bombs detonated in a quick succession near a police patrol in Baghdad's southern district of Doura, leaving two policemen and two passers-by wounded, the source added.
BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Baghdad Operations Spokesman general Sd Ma'in announced today that the military intelligence captured today a terrorist cell in Doura area, south of Baghdad.
Two other bombs ripped through a nearby crowded market in a separate, mostly Christian area of Doura, killing another 11 people and wounding 21, the ( Associated Press reported.
The car bomb killed at least 24 people, most of them Christian, when worshippers were leaving the church in the Doura district of southern Baghdad, police sources said.
The day's deadliest incident occurred in the Doura district of southern Baghdad when the car bomb went off as Christians were emerging from a Christmas mass, killing at least 24 people.
The bomb hit a church in the Doura district, and seemed to target Christian worshippers while they were leaving the church on Christmas, police sources told Reuters.
Brown and Doura caught the judges' attention with the “Fully Loaded” sensational sausage topped with a selection of breakfast items, an idea that intrigued Firewurst's owners.
Baghdad, July 24 (BNA) - Nine people were killed and 43 others were injured in two separate incidents in Doura area, southern Baghdad, last night.
"Des affrontements entre des villageois qui lancaient des pierres et des soldats ont eclate vers minuit et se sont poursuivis pendant plusieurs heures dans le village de Doura, au sud-ouest de Hebron.
In a separate incident, a car bomb and a roadside bomb ripped through a marketplace in Baghdad's southern district of Doura, killing nine people and wounding 34.
He was the husband of nineteen years to the late Anita (Carusso) Moran and 14 years to the late Doris (Doura) Moran.
In a separate incident,a government-backed Sahwa (Awakening movement) leader escaped unharmed when a bomb attached to his car exploded in Baghdad's southern Doura district on Tuesday,aninterior ministry source said.