Coahuila


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Coahuila

(Spanish koaˈwila)
n
(Placename) a state of N Mexico: mainly plateau, crossed by several mountain ranges that contain rich mineral resources. Capital: Saltillo. Pop: 2 295 808 (2000). Area: 151 571 sq km (59 112 sq miles)

Co•a•hui•la

(ˌkɔ ɑˈwi lɑ)

n.
a state in N Mexico. 2,173,775; 58,067 sq. mi. (150,395 sq. km). Cap.: Saltillo.
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Noun1.Coahuila - a state in northern Mexico; mostly high plateau
Mexico, United Mexican States - a republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810
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Otra decision va en el sentido de modificar aspectos que fallaron en los comicios estatales recientes, sobre manera en el caso de Coahuila.
La inminente anulacion de la eleccion para gobernador en el estado de Coahuila y las de varios municipios en el estado de Veracruz, son sin duda las pruebas del acuerdo entre el Partido Revolucionario institucional (PRI) y el Partido Accion Nacional (PAN) para salvar la eleccion de gobernador en el Estado de Mexico, el pasado 4 de junio, a favor de Alfredo del Mazo.
The governing Partido Revolucionario Institucional (PRI) won two very narrow--and highly questioned--victories in the gubernatorial elections in the states of Mexico and Coahuila on June 4 while losing the gubernatorial race in Nayarit state and several mayoral seats in Veracruz state.
Ayubowan Capital has announced a mineral exploration and option deal (the 'Puerto Rico Option Agreement') with Jesus Miguel Hernandez Garza and Juan Reynaldo Elizondo Falcon (jointly, the 'Vendors'), offering an option (the 'Option') to acquire certain mineral concessions (the 'Mineral Concessions') sited in Ocampo, Coahuila, Mexico (the 'Proposed Transaction'), forming part of the Puerto Rico exploration project (the Puerto Rico Property).
The visit has been coordinated once again by delightful Dr Imelda Widen, pictured right, born in the state of Coahuila, who has been promoting Mexican culture and tourism around the globe for several years.
Coahuila, Mexico's third largest state, fell under the control of the Zeta cartel in recent years taking advantage of the state's border location with Texas and alleged political corruption that has given the cartel room to operate.
Hacia la parte final estos animales recorrieron a sus anchas el territorio que hoy ocupa el estado de Coahuila, donde existe un registro de la variedad de plantas, vertebrados e invertebrados y huellas que datan de hace 72 millones de anos.
Summary: In the latest report, it became known that the state of Coahuila was among the states with lower economic growth
LOS CABOS (CyHAN)- At least 63 minors, who were made to work long hours in a vegetable packing company in the northern Mexican state of Coahuila, were rescued Wednesday, officials said on Thursday.
The Coahuila state prosecutor's office said in a statement that the Cessna 206 flying from McAllen, Texas to Torreon, Coahuila crashed and burst into flames beside a toll highway east of Torreon just after 7 p.
The eight-seat Hawker 800 private jet crashed into an empty warehouse in an industrial park, the Coahuila Attorney General's Office said.
A Hawker 800 jet crashed in northern Mexico late on Saturday, killing all eight people on board, the government of the state of Coahuila said.