He also conquered the land of Asnunnak and carried off from Padan a stela belonging to a refugee from Malatia.
We had another refugee wander into the town today, Kelli said, motioning to Lana.
Gouverneur Morris's father, Lewis Morris (1698-1762), closed a long public career as judge of the vice-admiralty court of New York; his mother was descended from a French Protestant refugee, who had come to America to escape the persecution of Louis XIV.
Refugee. She came in a few days ago with a dog.
Another department taken in hand was that of education; and the success which attended the opening of schools in the refugee camps was most striking.
It may be said to begin with the arrival in 1620 of a small company including William Brewster, elder of the refugee church in Leiden, which founded Plymouth in the modern Massachusetts in the winter of that year.
By May the mullah had been driven out of the British protectorate and became a refugee among the Mijertin.
By June 1775 the once popular governor, Sir John Wentworth, was a refugee; on the 5th of January 1776 the fifth Provincial Congress established a provisional government; on the 5th of the following June the first Assembly elected under that government declared for independence; and on the 16th of August 1777 the important victory at Bennington was won by New Hampshire and Vermont troops under the command of General John Stark, who had a commission from New Hampshire.
eastern Cuba, late in the 18th century, of French Coffee refugee immigrants from San Domingo.
A refugee Pole, Zamosz, taught him mathematics, and a young Jewish physician was his tutor in Latin.
In July 1536 a French refugee, John Calvin, came to Geneva for a night, but was detained by Farel who found in him a powerful helper.
"Refugee?" one of those who had emerged from the town asked.
JOHN JORTIN (1698-1770), English theologian, the son of a Protestant refugee from Brittany, was born in London on the 23rd of October 1698.
As to foreign relations, he received embassies from Europe and a deputation from the French East India Company; he sought to conciliate the Uzbegs by treating their refugee chiefs with unusual honor and sumptuous hospitality; he kept on good terms with Turkey; he forgave the hostility of a Georgian prince when brought to him a captive; and he was tolerant to all religionsalways regarding Christians with especial favor.
In the same year, Holland having fallen under the revolutionary government of France, a British force under General Sir James Craig was sent to Cape Town to secure the colony for the prince of Orange - a refugee in England - against the French.
1 LeMoyne (1798-1879) was the son of a French refugee, and was an ardent abolitionist.
One of the most formidable of his opponents was Toktamish, who after having been a refugee at the court of Timur became ruler both of the eastern Kipchak and the Golden Horde, and quarrelled with Timur over the possession of Khwarizm.
From 1848 until the completion of Italian unity in 1870, his whole activity was devoted to the Risorgimento, as Garibaldian officer, political refugee, anti-Austrian conspirator and deputy to parliament.
On the I4th of June Klber was assassinated by a fanatic named Suleiman of Aleppo, said to have been incited to the deed by a Janissary refugee at Jerusalem, who had brought letters to the sheiks of the Azhar, who, however, refused to give him any encouragement.
A coolness with Calvin was created by Farel's marriage, at the age of sixty-nine, with a refugee widow from Rouen, of unsuitable age.
Further search for the true source of the Mississippi was made in 1823 by Giacomo Constantio Beltrami (1779-1855), an Italian traveller and political refugee, and in 1832 by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft, who had accompanied Cass's expedition and traced the Mississippi from Lake Cass to Lake Itasca.
The two most notable cases were the formation of the Uskok pirate settlements along the Dalmatian coast in the 16th century, and the settlement of the Serbian patriarch and many thousand Serb refugee families in Slavonia and S.
several refugee Flemings settled in the town and established the woollen manufacture.
Though he named himself publicly a refugee of the House of God, he had himself secretly addressed as caliph, and many of the citizens of Medina acknowledged him as such.
The Memoirs of Literature, the first English review consisting entirely of original matter, published in London from 1710 to 1714, had for editor Michel de la Roche, a French Protestant refugee, who also edited at Amsterdam the Bibliotheque angloise (1717-1719), and subsequently Memoires litte'raires de la Grande Bretagne (1720-1724).
The duke of Calabria, after repeated misfortunes in Italy, was offered the crown of Aragon in 1467, but died, apparently by poison, at Barcelona on the 16th of December 1470; the duke's eldest son Nicholas perished in 1473, also under suspicion of poisoning; Rene's daughter Margaret was a refugee from England, her son Prince Edward was murdered in 1471, and she herself became a prisoner, to be rescued by Louis XI.
Unfortunately his success caused some jealousy in official quarters, and when, in the middle of February 1849, a commander-in-chief was appointed to carry out Kossuth's plan of campaign, that vital appointment was given, not to the man who had made the army what it was, but to a foreigner, a Polish refugee, Count Henrik Dembinski, who, after fighting the bloody and indecisive battle of Ka olna (Feb.
His earliest governesses were the wives of a tailor and a vintner from the Dutch settlement; a sailor called Norman taught him the rudiments of navigation; and, when he grew older, he was placed under the care of a Hungarian refugee, Janos Zeikin, who seems to have been a conscientious teacher.
Encouraged by his mother, and under the influence of his governess Madame de Roucoulle, and of his first tutor Duhan, a French refugee, he acquired an excellent knowledge of French and a taste for literature and music. He even received secret lessons in Latin, which his father invested with all the charms of forbidden fruit.
A body of these Uskoks, as they were called, from a Serbo-Croatian word meaning "refugee," established itself in the Dalmatian fortress of Clissa, near Spalato, and thence waged continual war upon the Turks.
Although he was on familiar terms with the dauphin (afterwards Louis XI.), when the latter was a refugee at the court of Burgundy, he could not but view with chagrin the repurchase by the king of France of the towns on the Somme, which had been temporarily ceded to Philip the Good by the treaty of Arras; and when his father's failing health enabled him to take into his hands the reins of government (which Philip abandoned to him completely by an act of the 12th of April 1465), he entered upon his lifelong struggle against Louis XI., and became one of the principal leaders of the League of the Public Weal.
In 379 Theodosius, after reorganizing the army at Thessalonica, carried on a successful campaign of skirmishes along the Danube and induced numerous Gothic bands to give in their allegiance; his lieutenant Modares, a Gothic refugee, defeated the invaders severely in Thrace.
Refugee and Uitlander committees were formed both at Durban and Maritzburg, and, in conjunction with the colonists, they did all in their power to assist in recruiting irregular corps, and also in furnishing relief to the sick and needy.
1860), a widow nineteen years of age, whose maiden name was Davezac de Castera, and who was a refugee in New Orleans from the revolution in Santo Domingo.
Owing to complications arising from the demarcation of the boundary of Afghanistan which was being carried out at that time, and the ambitious projects of Umra Khan, chief of Jandol, which was a tool in the hands of Sher Afzul, a political refugee from Chitral supported by the amir at Kabul, the mehtar (or ruler) of Chitral was murdered, and a small British and Sikh garrison subsequently besieged in the fort.
The father, who treated his children with extreme indulgence, allowed him to choose his school, and he elected to go to one kept at Wandsworth by a French refugee, named Pampelonne.
He is represented as the son of a Greek refugee, who removed from Tarquinii in Etruria to Rome, by the advice of his wife, the prophetess Tanaquil.
History, There is good reasonto regard the Druses as, racially, a mixture of refugee stocks, in which the Arab largely predominates, grafted on to an original mountain population of Aramaic blood and Incarnationist tendencies.
As a lawyer his greatest public efforts were his lectures (1799) at Lincoln's Inn on the law of nature and nations, of which the introductory discourse was published, and his eloquent defence (1803) of Jean Gabriel Peltier, a French refugee, tried at the instance of the French government for a libel against the first consul.
She is currently voluntary support worker for the North East Refugee Service.
refugee camps in France have made perilous trips to gain entry to the United Kingdom.
The subjects covered include induction, home/school liaison, combating racism, and the psychological adaption of refugee young people.
International Development Secretary Clare Short in the UK has announced fifteen million pounds in humanitarian aid for the refugee crisis.
alight in the offices of a refugee charity in Manchester, has died.
Previous refugee reports claimed that ethnic Albanians were burned alive in their homes.
Jolie, who is a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations, indicated that the Afghan refugee crisis is not yet over.
bulgeedonia's refugee camps are not just full they are bulging at the seams.
A few from the refugee camps in France have made perilous trips to gain entry to the United Kingdom.
refugee integration, either directly or indirectly.
In general body lice infestations occur in crowded, unsanitary facilities, such as prisons and military or refugee camps.
detention centers across the UK during June's Refugee Week.
UNICEF is concerned about the potential for severe diarrhea in the refugee camps during the summer months.
They get six dinars apiece from the refugee commission.
Every unit was fully equipped to receive an Iraqi refugee family.
goodwill ambassador for the United Nations, indicated that the Afghan refugee crisis is not yet over.
We then went into Balata refugee camp where we saw the real handiwork of the IDF.
One wonders how his somewhat hyperbolic analogy went down in the refugee camps.
incarcerated in a refugee camp.
Turkey has said that its troops would enter northern Iraq to prevent a refugee influx from the area.
These organizations are involved in helping refugee integration, either directly or indirectly.
international laws Unit is engaged in prominent research in the fields of international human rights law, child law and refugee law.
ism members in Jerusalem have to discuss how we can send foods to these refugee camps from Jerusalem.
Michael offers an example: ' What's the respectful way to dig latrines in a refugee camp?
Covering induction, home/school liaison, combating racism, and the psychological adaptation of refugee young people.
There was agreement on two key issues: the need for coordinated logistics planning and a refugee information campaign.
Tackle racism A school and its surrounding area need to be a safe place for refugee parents and pupils to come.
You can't turn away a genuine refugee fleeing persecution.
Refugee children may display a preoccupation with powerful elements of their experiences in their play.
If there is only one banana in your hand, will you give it to a starving African refugee or a lovely chimpanzee?
He had been recognized by a Kurdish refugee at a Danish language school for refugees.
Her other ongoing projects include research about deaf people's use of the internet and Somali refugee and asylum seeker children.
refugee status for only 5 years, at which point there will be a review.
refugee doctors undergo training and are tested on their medical training and understanding of English.
A Kosovar Albanian refugee claimed that Serb forces executed 12 ethnic Albanians on 5 April.
refugee from persecution in his native Poland, Professor Bauman was Leeds ' first professor of sociology.
squalid refugee camps are filled with people who are all too aware of the bitter reality.
I hold Swedish and German nationality but was born stateless, as my father was a political refugee from Germany.
They seek refugee status in another country by lodging an asylum application.
unaccompanied refugee young people frequently fall within the 16 to 19 age group.
Education Refugee Week Refugee Week is a nation wide program of events that promotes understanding about refugees.
In which Gilbert is contacted by a fantastically wealthy refugee who wants to invest in the hotel business.
womanludes recommendations to the Home Office and guidelines for the voluntary sector working with refugee women.
Besides travelling through many states of the United States to deliver anti-slavery lectures, Lundy visited Haiti twice - in 1825 and 1829, the Wilberforce colony of freedmen and refugee slaves in Canada in 1830-1831, and in 1832 and again in 1833 Texas, all these visits being made, in part, to find a suitable place outside the United States to which emancipated slaves might be sent.
But a refugee named Hadad, who escaped as a child to Egypt and grew up at the court of the Egyptian king, returned in Solomon's reign and made a series of reprisal' raids on the Israelite territory (I Kings xi.
50, 9), admission into which depends upon his favour alone, and is accorded, not only to his subjects, but to aliens, such as the Greek refugee politicians (e.g.
This defect appears most strongly in his treatment of Joan of Arc; and the attack on Agnes Sorel seems to have been dictated by the dauphin (afterwards Louis XI.), then a refugee in Burgundy, of whom he was afterwards to become a severe critic. He was not, however, misled, as his more picturesque predecessor Froissart had been, by feudal and chivalric tradition into misconception of the radical injustice of the English cause in France; and except in isolated instances where Burgundian interests were at stake, he did full justice to the patriotism of Frenchmen.
He was descended from Gaston Martineau, a Huguenot surgeon and refugee, who married in 1693 Marie Pierre, and settled soon afterwards in Norwich.
JOHN DOLLOND (1706-1761), English optician, was the son of a Huguenot refugee, a silk-weaver at Spitalfields,' London, where he was born on the 10th of June 1706.
When news of this affair had reached Paris, the pope sent the general of the Minorites, Gerard Odonis, accompanied by a Dominican, to sustain his doctrine in that city, but King Philip VI., perhaps at the instigation of the refugee Spirituals in Paris, referred the question to the faculty of theology, which, on the 2nd of January 1 333, declared that the souls of the blessed were elevated to the beatific vision immediately after death; the faculty, nevertheless, were of opinion that the pope should have propounded his erroneous doctrine only "recitando," and not "determinando, asserendo, sed etiam opinando."
Her other ongoing projects include research about deaf people 's use of the internet and Somali refugee and asylum seeker children.
Perhaps the most worrying aspect is the granting of refugee status for only 5 years, at which point there will be a review.
Refugee doctors undergo training and are tested on their medical training and understanding of English.
Yet the squalid refugee camps are filled with people who are all too aware of the bitter reality.
They may also have complex needs, for example unaccompanied refugee young people frequently fall within the 16 to 19 age group.
We may also face a refugee crisis on an unprecedented scale.
Includes recommendations to the Home Office and guidelines for the voluntary sector working with refugee women.
She visits refugee camps around the world and has been named a United Nations Goodwill Ambassador.
Rosanna, Patricia, and David Arquette - These siblings' mother is Jewish, and the daughter of a Holocaust refugee from Poland.
ESL Afterschool Communities provide educational afterschool programs for immigrant and refugee families.
Refugee centers were under the supervision of hygiene officers & toilet rooms were organized with walls, floors & bedding regularly disinfected.
It was the scene of a massive refugee exodus following an uprising against Saddam that was crushed in 1991.
A refugee from persecution in his native Poland, Professor Bauman was Leeds ' first professor of sociology.
Your stylist should be able to create this look without making you look like a refugee from a punk band, and you will only need some gel worked through with your fingers every day to make it work.
Scarface the movie follows the life of ex-con Tony Montana from his penniless refugee status to top-dog in the Miami underworld.
This has been crucial for refugee children in particular.
She adopted daughter Lily during her marriage to James Walsh and adopted Montegan refugee Bianca as a teenager in order to give her a better life and opportunities in the United States.
community evidence he expressed serious concern that access to combination therapy is likely to be very low among refugee communities.
In all cases, host government concurrence is required for refugee processing on foreign territory.
Le Monde reports refugee convoys without men have begun to arrive in Macedonia.
COTE D'IVOIRE: Refugee ID cards Refugees in cote D'IVOIRE: Refugee ID cards Refugees in Cote d'Ivoire are to receive identification cards under a program launched on 25 May in Abidjan.
Infants or children living amid domestic violence, in refugee shelters, in areas besieged by community violence, or in war zones are at risk for developing attachment problems.
She was named a Goodwill Ambassador for the UN Refugee Agency.
Margaritaville refugee Jimmy Buffet kicks back with the lovely Brooklyn Decker.
There is a refugee in the basement who is considered a bit of a prankster.
The shared experiences and mixed perspectives look at the best and the worst of human existence from their refugee state to their warlike nature to their politics and religion.
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