Banda Aceh

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Banda Aceh

(ˈbændə ˈaːtʃeɪ)
n
(Placename) a city in N Indonesia, in N Sumatra; the capital of Aceh region; suffered badly in the Indian Ocean tsunami of December 2004. Pop: 154 767 (2000)
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This was connected to the details, such as the identity of the victims (one was a brave military captain--Captain Schmid--, another one was a woman, yet another a ten year old boy), and the particularly disconcerting factor that three of the five assaults had taken place in the provincial capital Koetaradja (Banda Aceh), on the doorstep of Dutch gubernatorial power.
(55) Van Aken, 'Moord op Kapitein Schmid', Koetaradja, 28-1-1934, Mailrapport 240x34, NA, Kol/Geheime Mailrapporten, inv.