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Noun1.JRA - a terrorist group organized in 1970 to overthrow the Japanese government and monarchy and to foment world revolution; is said to have close ties with Palestinian terrorists; "in 1972 the Japanese Red Army was responsible for a massacre at an airport in Israel"
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Nihon, Nippon, Japan - a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building
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In mixed weather conditions that veered from heavy rain to hot sunshine, nine horses were foot-perfect over the 11-fence track, with Japan's Ryuzo Kitajima on Vick Du Grisors JRA and dressage leaders Oiwa and Bart L JRA among them.
Before JRA answered the complaint, the parties reached a $625,000 settlement, $106,250 of which will go to the relator.
Last weekend Fujita rode her 50th JRA winner and in total she has 70 victories, with 20 coming on the National Association of Racing circuit.
"The JRA has been an ally of the Philracom for years.
Further reminders of Japan's long and often painful love affair with the Arc came as Yutaka Take was named recipient of a Special Award in recognition of him passing 4,000 career successes on the JRA circuit.
Prior to JRA's passing, the entire Aboitiz group has already ably prepared its next generation to take on leadership positions at their robustly expanding businesses.
Given this, JRA decided to deploy cashless betting machines where users could place bets without printing out paper betting tickets by registering their personal information onto their members-only JRA-UMACA contactless cards, which can be loaded with money in advance.
From talking to the folks at JRA, I believe that they can build a version with the winter trigger and BM59 butt plate if that is what the customer desires.
Takahiro Nishio, Equestrian Affairs Section Councillor at the JRA, said: "The Japan Racing Association is committed to helping owners and industry members move retiring racehorses into successful second careers.
The Editorial Board of JRA recognizes the values of authorship to both the research administration community and individual authors.
The hotel development issue stayed dormant until spring of 2014, when Mayor Tony Yarber directed the JRA to seek new proposals.
Tony Waterston, chair of the Jesmond Residents Association (JRA), said: "There is a lot of feeling about this and I believe people in Burdon Terrace are unanimously against it.