Haute-Saône

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Haute-Saône

(French otson)
n
(Placename) a department of E France, in Franche-Comté region. Capital: Vesoul. Pop: 232 283 (2003 est). Area: 5375 sq km (2096 sq miles)
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Aujourd'hui l'Hopital de Saint-Remy appartient a une association a but non lucratif qui gere pour le compte de la puissance publique la psychiatrie d'une partie de la region de Franche-Comte (la Haute-Saone plus precisement et le Territoire de Belfort).
Meme constat pour Peugeot qui performe dans le Doubs (35,3 %), oo se trouve son site historique de Sochaux, sur le Territoire de Belfort (32%) et en Haute-Saone (29%).
It is divided into four areas - Doubs, Jura, Haute-Saone and Territoire de Belfort - all with their individual characteristics.
In order to explore these issues concerning the relationship of violence to the politics of the Revolution, he comparatively examines the work of the criminal courts in suppressing civil violence in the departments of the Sarthe, Haute-Garonne, Herault, and Haute-Saone.
Born in 1840 in Haute-Saone, Antoine had trained as a painter, and then started out in the photography business in Besancon, where his two sons were born: Auguste in 1862, and Louis two years later.
La 11e edition du "205 Africa raid" automobile, qui devait se tenir fin octobre en Tunisie, a ete deplacee en Corse, apres le recent assassinat du Francais Herve Gourdel par un groupe jihadiste en Algerie, rapporte le magasine francais Le Point sur la foi d'une declarattion faire mercredi dernier par les organisateurs, bases en Haute-Saone.
Nestled, however, just next to Switzerland and sandwiched between Alsace and Burgundy, is Franche-Comte - made up of the areas of Jura, Doubs, Haute-Saone and Territore de Belfort - and which has culture, rolling wooded countryside and gastronomic surprises in abundance.