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(Placename) the modern name for Fashoda


(fəˈʃoʊ də)

a village in the SE Sudan, on the White Nile: conflict of British and French colonial interests 1898 (Fasho′da In`cident). Modern name, Kodok.
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Two of its projects, in Wau Shilluk and Kodok, were destroyed by fighting and, as the population ran, MSF followed.
Over the last three days, close to 25,000 people have been displaced by intense fighting between the South Sudan Peoples Liberation Army and the Agwelek forces around the town of Kodok, South Sudan.
Most recently, civilians have been uprooted from the opposition-held town of Leer, in an oil-rich part of Unity State, and from Kodok in Upper Nile State, AFP reported, citing the Red Cross statement.
Upon arrival in Outer Saarthe, Lucy discovers that her father has gone in search of a cure for the rust blight that has been decimating the kodok trees.
Martin supposed that the word was an onomatopoeia, and he marveled at the fact that kodok was nothing like the English word for the sound that frogs made, ribbit, yet that both words seemed exactly right to him somehow.
The hatcheries are designed to produce fish for exports such as Nila Merah, Labi Labi, Kodok Lembu, Arwana and decorative fish.
NNEX 2 SYSTEMATIC LIST OF REPTILE SPECIES: DANAU SENTARUM NATIONAL PARK AND NEAR-CATCHMENT SURROUNDS TESTUDINES ORDER/ Local FAMILY/ Name Species (i) (Lan- guage) (ii) TESTUDINIDAE Manouria emys Baning (I) EMYDIDAE Orlitia borneensis Biuku (I) Siebenrockiella crassiscollis Kura-kura Jaung (I) Cuora amboinensis Kura-kura Tambit (I) Cyclemys dentata Kura-Kura Air (I) Hoesemys spinosa Kura-kura Umung (I) Malayemys subtrijuga - Pyxidae mouhottii - TRIONYCHIDAE Amyda cartilagenea Labi-labi Sungai Dogania subplana Labi-labi Hitam Pelochelys bibroni Labi-labi Kuning Chitra indica Labi-labi Besar Trionyx gangeticus CROCODYLIA CROCODILIDEA Crocodylus raninus Buaya Kodok Crocodylus porosus Buaya Rabin Tomistoma schlegeli Buaya Sinyulong SAURIA AGAMIDAE Draco sp.
Reportedly, Sultan Arop Biong's runners arrived at Kodok on 13th of September 1903 and told the District authorities that some Humour Arab tribesmen under Mohamed Khada had raided Ngok Dinka villages about a month earlier.
He also said more force of the government has moved out from Parieng county of Unity state, going for Tunga and Kodok with the target to attack the SPLA-IO bases and designated cantonment placement in the area.
The hatcheries are developed to produce fish species for exports such as Nila Merah, Labi Labi, Kodok Lembu, Arwana, and other decorative fish.
1994 Preliminary Survey of Buaya Sumpit (Tomistoma schlegelii) and Buaya Kodok (Crocodylus siamensis) in East Kalimantan.
During the first half of May 2017, almost 20,000 refugees sought shelter and assistance in Sudan as a result of ongoing hostilities in Kodok in South Sudan's Upper Nile State.