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Yog·ya·kar·ta (yŏg′yə-kär′tə, jôk′jä-, jŏk′yə-) or Jog·ja·kar·ta (jŏg′yə-, jôk′jä-)
A city of southern Java, Indonesia, southeast of Jakarta. Founded in 1749, it is a major cultural center known for its dance and drama festivals.
Yogyakarta (ˌjəʊɡjɑːˈkɑːtɑː; ˌjɒɡ-)
(Placename) a city in S Indonesia, in central Java: seat of government of Indonesia (1946–49); university (1949). Pop: 396 711 (2000). Former spellings: Jogjakarta or Jokjakarta
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Similar declines occurred in the Yogyakarta Special Region
as a whole (from 16.
56) Notably, the sultan, as governor of Yogyakarta Special Region
, and the rector of Gadjah Mada University both participated in the demonstration.
The death toll from Saturday's powerful earthquake that rocked Indonesia's Yogyakarta Special Region
has reached 4,290, Indonesian government officials said Sunday.