guaraní are a group of culturally related indigenous peoples of south america.they are distinguished from the related tupí by their use of the guaraní .the traditional range of the guaraní people is in present-day paraguay between the uruguay river and lower paraguay river, the misiones province of argentina, southern brazil once as far north as rio de janeiro, and parts of uruguay .
in 1759, the spanish governor of santa cruz de la sierra requested that the post be evacuated. instead, rolim de moura built a fort to replace it, which became known as the presídio de nossa senhora da conceição. due to the climate and the incursions of the spanish, the presidio was soon in ruins.
operation jaque spanish: operación jaque , named after the first letter of the month of the operation, july, and referencing check in chess, was a colombian military operation that resulted in the successful rescue of 15 hostages, including former colombian presidential candidate íngrid betancourt.the hostages had been held by the revolutionary armed forces of colombia farc .
the mbayá or mbyá are an ethnic group, commonly called 'indians', which formerly ranged on both sides of the paraguay river, on the north and northwestern paraguay frontier, eastern bolivia, and in the adjacent province of mato grosso do sul, brazil.they have also been called caduveo. in the 16th century the mbayá were called guaycuru, a name later used generically for all the nomadic and .
porfirio lobo sosa born 22 december 1947 , known as pepe lobo, is a honduran politician and agricultural landowner who served as president of honduras from 2010 to 2014. a member of the conservative national party and a former deputy in the national congress of honduras from 1990, he was president of the national congress of honduras from 2002 to 2006. he came second to manuel zelaya with 46% .
list of villages and settlements in cape verde. jump to navigation jump to search. this is a list of villages and smaller settlements in cape verde boa vista. view of the village .
sinaloa spanish pronunciation: , officially the estado libre y soberano de sinaloa english: free and sovereign state of sinaloa , is one of the 32 states which comprise the federal entities of mexico. it is divided into 18 municipalities and its capital city is culiacán rosales. it is located in northwestern mexico.
antonio león ortega was born in ayamonte, in the county of huelva, on december 7, 1907. when he was a teenager, he showed a restless passion and an innate ability for sculpture, producing his first self-taught works. when, years later, they were shown to the master mariano benlliure, they appeared to be typical of a mature sculptor.
'smile' is a song based on an instrumental theme used in the soundtrack for charlie chaplin's 1936 movie modern times. chaplin composed the music, inspired by puccini's tosca. john turner and geoffrey parsons added the lyrics and title in 1954. in the lyrics, based on lines and themes from the film, the singer is telling the listener to cheer up and that there is always a bright tomorrow, just .
land reclamation, usually known as reclamation, and also known as land fill not to be confused with a landfill , is the process of creating new land from oceans, seas, riverbeds or lake beds. the land reclaimed is known as reclamation ground or land fill.. in some jurisdictions, including parts of the united states, the term 'reclamation' can refer to returning disturbed lands to an improved .
huelva us: / ˈ w ɛ l v ə, ˈ h w ɛ l v ɑː /, spanish: is a city in southwestern spain, the capital of the province of huelva in the autonomous community of andalusia.it is located along the gulf of cádiz coast, in the estuary formed by the confluence of the odiel and tinto rivers. according to the 2010 census, the city had a population of 149,410. huelva is home to recreativo de .
the miller rubs the grain between his thumb and forefinger. after years of doing this, the miller's thumb changes shape and becomes broad and flattened. this is known as a 'miller's thumb'. sayings such as 'worth a millerˈs thumb' and 'an honest miller hath a golden thumb' refers to the profit the miller makes as a result of this skill.
on 8 december 2015, operation craton, an offshoot of operation car wash launched to combat the illegal exploitation of diamonds on cinta larga indigenous lands in rondônia. about 200 federal police officers served 90 warrants, including 11 pre-trial detention, 41 search and seizure and 35 condução coercitiva warrants.
arboleas is a municipality of almería province, in the autonomous community of andalusia, spain.. found in the almanzora valley, arboleas is a small town on the bank of the now dryalmanzora river, in the spurs of the sierra de los filabres.. it has a strong agricultural economy growing citrus, olive trees, almond trees and cereals such as wheat and barley.
the origin of the term yecla comes from the arabic yakka, which was the name of a fortress located in the place that is now called cerro del castíllo. this toponym, however, is not from arabic origin and it is very likely that it derives from the pre-roman terms iko or ika. the most important mountains of the locality are sierra de salinas .
kunta kinte c. 1750 – c. 1822; / ˈ k uː n t ɑː ˈ k ɪ n t eɪ / koon-tah kin-tay is a character in the 1976 novel roots: the saga of an american family by american author alex haley.according to haley, kunta kinte was based on one of his ancestors: a gambian man who was born in 1750, enslaved and taken to america and who died in 1822. haley said that his account of kunta's life in .
cintra bay or the gulf of cintra is a large, half-moon shaped bay on the coast of río de oro province, kingdom of morocco.it is located about 120 km 75 mi south of dakhla.its coastline is sparsely populated, and the environment is mostly wild and undeveloped.
the chiquitano or chiquitos are an indigenous people of bolivia, with a small number also living in brazil.the chiquitano primarily live in the chiquitania tropical savanna of santa cruz department, bolivia, with a small number also living in beni department and in mato grosso, brazil.in the 2012 census, self-identified chiquitanos made up 1.45% of the total bolivian population or 145,653 .
classification of indigenous peoples of the americas is based upon cultural regions, geography, and linguistics. anthropologists have named various cultural regions, with fluid boundaries, that are generally agreed upon with some variation.
sintra / ˈ s ɪ n t r ə, ˈ s iː n t r ə /, portuguese: is a town and municipality in the greater lisbon region of portugal, located on the portuguese riviera. the population of the municipality in 2011 was 377,835, in an area of 319.23 square kilometres 123.26 sq mi .
la ceiba spanish pronunciation: la ˈseiβa is a port city on the northern coast of honduras in central america. it is located on the southern edge of the caribbean, forming part of the south eastern boundary of the gulf of honduras.with an estimated population of over 200,000 living in approximately 170 residential areas called colonias or barrios , it is the third-largest city in the .
a panamanian passport is the passport issued to citizens of panama to facilitate international travel. panamanian citizens enjoy visa-free access to 118 countries and territories. the passports are issued by the passports authority of panama.