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Bonn

 (bŏn, bôn)
A city of west-central Germany on the Rhine River. Founded as a Roman garrison in the first century ad, it is noted as the birthplace of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770) and was the capital of West Germany (1949-1990).

Bonn

(bɒn; German bɔn)
n
(Placename) a city in W Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia on the Rhine: the former capital (1949–90) of West Germany; university (1786). Pop: 311 052 (2003 est)

Bonn

(bɒn, bɔn)

n.
a city in W Germany, on the Rhine: the capital of West Germany 1949–90; capital of Germany 1990–99. 293,072.
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Noun1.Bonn - a city in western Germany on the Rhine River; was the capital of West Germany between 1949 and 1989
Deutschland, FRG, Germany, Federal Republic of Germany - a republic in central Europe; split into East Germany and West Germany after World War II and reunited in 1990
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Bonn

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At Coblenz we had a lovely time, for some students from Bonn, with whom Fred got acquainted on the boat, gave us a serenade.
The outcome of the Bonn talks, however, is uncertain as a power struggle may erupt between the Northern Alliance, which is now in control of Kabul, and other Afghan factions over appointments within the provisional government.
Bonn is a member of Leona Valley Sertoma (Service to Mankind), the organization sponsoring the clinic.
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He said Pakistan could not attend the Bonn conference unless its security was ensured.
Speaking at a ceremony marking the International Youth Day, the union head Ghulam Daud Shayiq asked the government to invite the youth to take part in the Bonn meeting and in the upcoming traditional Loya Jirga to be held in Kabul on the proposed strategic cooperation agreement with the US.
Representatives of three other Afghan factions invited to the Bonn conference are already in town.
In Bonn, Clinton said he favors German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder's idea of bringing leaders together in Sarajevo, perhaps as early as next month, to plan for Southeastern Europe's future.
The Dawn quoted expert Shuja Nawaz as saying that the Bonn talks are to help set up a framework where Afghan neighbours like "Iran, Pakistan, China, Russia and India would jointly agree to not meddle and also agree to be the guarantors of the peace.
According to Vendrell, the issue of multinational force has not yet been taken up at the Bonn conference.
He was, Primakov reported Tuesday evening to German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder in Bonn, but with the defiant condition that the allies would first have to stop bombing.