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or A•ka•ba

(ˈɑ kə bə, ˈæk ə-)

1. a seaport in SW Jordan at the N end of the Gulf of Aqaba. 10,000.
2. Gulf of, an arm of the Red Sea between Saudi Arabia and Egypt. 100 mi. (160 km) long.
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Noun1.Akaba - Jordan's portAkaba - Jordan's port; located in southwestern Jordan on the Gulf of Aqaba
Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Jordan - an Arab kingdom in southwestern Asia on the Red Sea
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I have the honour to inform you that the question of the ownership of the two Islands of Tiran and Sanafir lying at the entrance of the Gulf of Akaba in the Red Sea has never been settled," the letter reads.
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Vallily's trainer Marsden has likened the fight to the May 2008 night when Paul Truscott - another one of his Middlesbrough boxers - beat Osumanu Akaba to win the Commonwealth featherweight title in his 11th contest.
B OXING will get what it deserve, Indian boxer Vikas Krishan Yadav said as he promised to bring zing to the ring when he takes on Nickson Akaba of Kenya in an AIBA Pro Boxing ( APB) bout in Noida on Saturday night.
Ford recree la route vers Akaba avec 7 de ses plus robustes camions et VUS : F-150, Ranger, Edge, Expedition, Explorer, Escape et EcoSport.
THROUGH THE WHIRLING dust we perceived that Akaba was all a ruin.
What is important is to develop a very robust foundation here" said a confident Kazuyoshi Akaba, the visiting Japanese Senior Vice Minister of Economy, Trade & Industry (METI) on 28 July in Colombo.
He would travel 1,300 miles by camel on manoeuvres in the Sinai Peninsula in the summer of 1917, while his famous attack on Akaba involved a 600-mile march-ride across uncharted desert in slightly less than a month.
This would point unmistakably to the type of merchant ship operating from the copper town of Ezion-geber on the Gulf of Akaba.
Il s'agit d'Abdelkader Saadi, representant d'Ali Benflis, candidat independant, de Belkacem Sahli, representant d'Abdelaziz Bouteflika, candidat independant, de Sid-Ahmed Akaba, representant de Moussa Touati du FNA, de Karim Labcheri, representant de Louisa Hanoune du Parti des travailleurs, et de Mohamed Seddiki, representant d'Ali-Faouzi Rebaine de AHD 54.