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(ro͞ozh), river, c.30 mi (50 km) long, rising in S Michigan and winding S and SE to the Detroit River at the city of River Rouge. Dearborn and part of Detroit also lie on the river, which carries much of the raw material used by Detroit's industries.


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preparations externally applied to change or enhance the beauty of skin, hair, nails, lips, and eyes. The use of body paint for ornamental and religious purposes has been common among primitive peoples from prehistoric times (see body-marking).
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the site of fortified and unfortified towns of the sixth through 11th centuries in Võru Raion, Estonian SSR, in the vicinity of a population center of the same name. Rõuge is located on the slope of an ancient runoff valley (Rõuge Valley of Lakes), which was formed in the period before the Ice Age and in the period after the Ice Age. Archaeological excavations conducted in the area from 1951 to 1959 by the Soviet archaeologist M. Kh. Shmidekhel’m uncovered the remains of dwellings, hearths, and pottery. The inhabitants of Rõuge engaged in farming, cattle breeding, and the working of metal, bone, and stone.


Shmidekhel’m, M. Kh. “Gorodishche Ryuge ν iugo-vostochnoi Estonii.” In Tr. Pribaltiiskoi ob”edinennoi kompleksnoi ekspeditsii, vol. I. Moscow, 1959.
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Finely divided, hydrated iron oxide, used in polishing glass, metal, or gems, and as a pigment.
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Pheng said the office would play three major roles - as a library of Khmer Rouge documents, a research centre and an exhibition space for displaying photos related to Khmer Rouge history.
In 1979, Vietnam's army invaded Cambodia's capital, overthrowing Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge.
Along with Chea and Samphan, Kaing Guek Eav, the former head of the regime's notorious S-21 prison, is the only other Khmer Rouge member who has been brought to justice.
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With the addition of Baton Rouge, The First now serves its clients with 32 locations in Mississippi, Louisiana, and Alabama.
Before joining Visit Baton Rouge, she served as convention marketing manager at the Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commission and worked in statewide and national political arenas, the Mississippi Gulf Coast Regional CVB said.
Peter Blake, Cafe Rouge & Belgo MD, Tragus added: "We're confident that our first restaurant in Dubai will be the start of an exciting new chapter in the Cafe Rouge story."
An Air Canada Gift Card can be easily redeemed in Canada and the United States online at, through Air Canada Call Centres and travel agents when purchasing Air Canada, Air Canada Express and Air Canada rouge tickets, and extra -la-carte options such as pre-paid meal vouchers, Maple Leaf Lounge access, advanced seat selection and pre-paid baggage.
Cette campagne vise a soutenir les efforts des etablissements publics de sante en vue de mettre en place des programmes de secours de proximite, en parfaite harmonie avec le plan strategique 2011-2015 du Croissant Rouge marocain et les orientations generales de la Federation internationale des societes de la Croix-Rouge et du Croissant-Rouge, dans le domaine de la sante.
Construction of an 18-mile pipeline will connect the Port Hudson facility to ExxonMobil properties that include the Maryland Terminal north of Baton Rouge, Anchorage Farm Tank in West Baton Rouge Parish and ExxonMobil Baton Rouge Refinery along with other refineries.
Ieng Thirith, former minister for social affairs in the Khmer Rouge regime that ruled Cambodia in 1975-1979, was released from the tribunal's detention center at 1:45 p.m.
Cafe Rouge's all-day menu and relaxed, friendly atmosphere make it the perfect place to enjoy breakfast and a cafe au lait, a spot of lunch or an evening out with friends.