Mokha


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Mokha: Moksha

Mokha

(ˈməʊkə; ˈmɒk-)
n
(Placename) a variant of Mocha
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
This week, on Thursday December 10 the minds behind Raw Coffee Company and Mokha 1450 will be hosting an unofficial barista aeropress championship.
A Yemeni fisherman lost his life on Tuesday, when Saudi frigates fired a number of missiles at the Mokha port city, situated 346 kilometers (214 miles) South of Sana'a.
Sur la bande cotiere, les troupes de la coalition ont pris position dans la region de Dhoubab en prevision d'une offensive en direction de la ville portuaire de Mokha, aux mains des rebelles Houthis issus de l'importante minorite chiite zaidite, qui, avec le soutien des forces loyalistes a l'ancien president, Ali Abdallah Saleh, sont entres en guerre, en 2014, contre le pouvoir central et se sont empares de plusieurs provinces et de ports strategiques.
Meanwhile, Arab coalition forces reported strategic victories in Yemen on Tuesday, saying they had managed to push Al Houthi militants and forces loyal to Saleh away from Mokha, forcing them to withdraw.
An officer from the assault teams stressed that the Arab Coalition's naval siege has deprived the rebel Houthis and pro-Saleh militias of the use of seaports like Hodeida and Mokha to transport military reinforcements or receive foreign arms shipments.
OneresidentwhotoldAmnesty about an attack on a residential compound in Mokha on July 24 said "corpses and heads" were scattered everywhere "engulfed by fire and ashes" and compared the sight to a scene from "judgment day".
She noted that the attack which hit a residential compound in Mokha in Taiz claimed the lives of 73 civilians, including 11 children, and injured 93 others.
BAJAUR AGENCY -- Six people were died and four others wounded when roof of house collapsed due to rains in Bara Mokha area of Mamond tehsil in Bajaur tribal agency on Monday.
BAJAUR AGENCY -- Six people were killed and four others injured when roof of a house collapsed due to rains in Bara Mokha area of Mamond tehisl in Bajaur Agency on Monday.
Human Rights Watch (HRW) reported Monday that its investigations into several air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen on 24 July found no apparent threat at or near the Mokha Steam Power Plant workers compound.
The growing number of civilian casualties, including the disturbing reports of civilian deaths in Mokha on Friday evening, in the unfolding humanitarian catastrophe make a pause and an eventual extension an imperative, it added.