Dar es Salaam

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Dar es Sa·laam

 (där′ ĕs sə-läm′)
The largest city and former capital of Tanzania, in the eastern part of the country on an arm of the Indian Ocean. It was founded in 1862 by the sultan of Zanzibar.

Dar es Salaam

(ˈdɑːr ɛs səˈlɑːm)
n
(Placename) the chief port of Tanzania, on the Indian Ocean: capital of German East Africa (1891–1916); capital of Tanzania until 1983 when it was officially replaced by Dodoma, though still retaining some functions; university (1963). Pop: 2 683 000 (2005 est)

Dar es Sa•laam

or Dar-es-Sa•laam

(ˌdɑr ɛs səˈlɑm)
n.
a seaport in Tanzania, on the Indian Ocean. 1,360,850.
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Noun1.Dar es Salaam - the capital and largest port city of Tanzania on the Indian Ocean
Tanzania, United Republic of Tanzania - a republic in eastern Africa
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Dar es Salaam

[ˈdaːrɛssəˈlɑːm] nDar-es-Salaam f
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In an editorial entitled, 'With the general amnesty until the end,' Dar al-Salam, the daily mouthpiece of the Iraqi Islamic Party led by Sunni Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi, urged the Parliament to interrogate all ministers responsible for the implementation of the law.
Two prisoners died in police custody since Saturday night in separate cases at Al-Zaytoon and Dar Al-Salam police stations.
Of course the availability of arms in the hands of citizens provides a base for extremism and terrorism," said Sheikh Abdul-Rahman Al-Marwani, the president of Dar Al-Salam, a Sanaa-based organization that works to disarm citizens and mediate armed tribal disputes in the Yemeni countryside.
Dar al-Salam newspaper, the daily mouthpiece of the Iraqi Islamic Party led by Tareq Hashem, said in an article entitled, 'Security committee to examine interference,' that the interference of neighbor Iran in Iraq's domestic affairs is as clear as day.
Douma was arrested on 3 December 2013 at his home in Dar Al-Salam and was taken to the Basateen Police Station.
According to Abdul-Rahman al-Marwani, chairman of Dar Al-Salam Organization, a local NGO tackling the culture of violence, gun shops in the outskirts of Sanaa resumed selling arms to citizens just a few months after the ban was enforced.
Ahmed Douma was arrested on the morning of 3 December at his house in the Dar Al-Salam district and was taken to Al-Basateen Police Station, then to Zeinhom Court, where he was being investigated.
Douma was arrested Tuesday morning at his house at Dar Al-Salam and was taken to Al-Basateen Police Station, then to Zeinhom Court, where he was being investigated.
Four kiosks were built in Dar Al-Salam station and 20 more are expected to be built by the end of the month, CEO of the Egyptian Corporation for Metro Management and Operation Khaled Sabra told Daily News Egypt.
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He added that Rezeigat armed men looted 600 sheep belonging to Ma'alia in Dar al-Salam area last week, saying that government troops vowed to return the stolen sheep within five days but failed to fulfill its pledge.
MP Essa Araibi, in a statement to KUNA, said a suicide attacker was driving a booby-trapped SUV attacked the parliament building in Dar Al-Salam Hotel in Tubruq.