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2006-05-21 15:14:58

PODGORICA, Serbia and Montenegro (Reuters) - Montenegro voted in favor of independence on Sunday in a referendum on ending its state union with Serbia, according to an unofficial projection of the result.

2006-05-07 07:59:15

By Matt Spetalnick DUBROVNIK (Reuters) - Vice President Dick Cheney lent U.S. support on Sunday to three Balkan nations seeking to join NATO and the European Union as he wrapped up a tour of ex-communist states dominated by his criticism of Russia.

2006-05-07 07:49:00

(Corrects headline to read "Cheney backs 3 Balkan states for Western alliances" ... A corrected repetition follows. By Matt Spetalnick DUBROVNIK (Reuters) - Vice President Dick Cheney lent U.S.

2006-05-07 04:33:19

DUBROVNIK, Croatia (Reuters) - Vice President Dick Cheney lent support on Sunday to three Balkan states seeking to join NATO and the European Union, saying their entry would help "rejuvenate" the two Western clubs.

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Adriatic Sea
2013-04-18 22:08:38

The Adriatic Sea is a body of water dividing the Italian Peninsula from the Balkan Peninsula and the Apennine Mountains from the Dinaric Alps and neighboring ranges. This sea is the northernmost arm of the Mediterranean Sea, stretching from the Strait of Otranto to the northwest and the Po Valley. It contains over 1300 islands, mainly located along the eastern, Croatian, coast. Its divided into three basins, the northern one being the shallowest and the southern one being the deepest; a...

2012-06-18 08:07:24

Symbol: CAGA9 Group: Dicot Family: Campanulaceae Growth Habit: Forb/herb Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass   Asteridae Order   Campanulales Family   Campanulaceae – Bellflower family...

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Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.