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Some articles on regions, region:

Confederation Of German Trade Unions - Structure - Districts With Regions
... Baden-Wüttemberg 4 regions Bayern 14 regions Berlin/Brandenburg 4 regions Hessen/Thüringen 6 regions Niedersachsen/Bremen/Sachsen-Anhalt 10 regions Nord (N ...
Highways In Greece - Motorroads
... The Motor-Roads in Greece constructed in Regions how connected Motorways or other Main-Roads ... The most Motor-Roads constructed in the Regions of Athens and Thessaloniki ... and connected the A2 with other Roads and Regions ...
Joe 90 - Broadcasting
... The series reached the Harlech and Channel regions in November 1968 and finally Granada on Christmas Day, although the first episode to air was the Christmas-themed "The Unorthodox Shepherd" rather than the ... Granada was one of several regions which broadcast Joe 90 under the altered title, The Adventures of Joe 90 ... Although the series was re-run several times in various regions during the 1970s, it was not transmitted in the Yorkshire region until 1981, when it was secured by ITV for a syndicated ...
Kivu
... Kivu was the name for a large "Region" in the Democratic Republic of Congo under the rule of Mobutu Sese Seko that bordered Lake Kivu ... It included three "Sub-Regions" ("Sous-Regions" in French) Nord-Kivu, Sud-Kivu and Maniema, corresponding to the three current provinces created in 1986 ... The capital of the Kivu Region was in Bukavu, and the capitals of the three Sub-Regions were in Goma, Uvira and Kindu ...
Pays De La Loire
... Pays de la Loire ( Breton Broioù al Liger) is one of the 27 regions of France ... It is one of the regions created in the late 20th century to serve as a zone of influence for its capital, Nantes, one of a handful so-called "balancing metropolises" (m ... Other examples of "artificially created" regions include Rhône-Alpes, which was created as the region for Lyon, and Midi-Pyrénées, which was created as the region for ...

Famous quotes containing the word regions:

    Nature seems to have taken a particular Care to disseminate her Blessings among the different Regions of the World, with an Eye to this mutual Intercourse and Traffick among Mankind, that the Natives of the several Parts of the Globe might have a kind of Dependance [sic] upon one another, and be united together by their common Interest.
    Joseph Addison (1672–1719)

    What is a television apparatus to man, who has only to shut his eyes to see the most inaccessible regions of the seen and the never seen, who has only to imagine in order to pierce through walls and cause all the planetary Baghdads of his dreams to rise from the dust.
    Salvador Dali (1904–1989)

    In common with other rural regions much of the Iowa farm lore concerns the coming of company. When the rooster crows in the doorway, or the cat licks his fur, company is on the way.
    —For the State of Iowa, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)