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Okka

A Turkish measure of weight approximately equivalent to 1.28 kilograms. It became obsolete when Turkey made the metric system mandatory in 1933.
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The newly opened OKKA serves Turkish classics, created by Master Chef Tolga Atalay in a contemporary bistro setting.
Also in this line up are shaabi, dance music sensations, DJ Sosta, DJ Shaawaza, in addition to DJ Weza, MC Okka, and MC Ortega.
RAMALLAH, February 20, 2011 (WAFA) -- Loay Okka, Prisoner's Club Lawyer, said that Israeli Ashkelon Prison's administration Sunday escalated their harsh measures against Palestinian prisoners through intensifying inspections and provoking problems.
Anouar El Okka, a Belgian doctor of Palestinian origin, is one of the 14 plaintiffs that Beauthier is representing.
After play resumed, May and Walsh beat hosts Stephanie Pohl and Okka Rau 21-19, 21-17 for their fourth --Charlie Saikley, who ran the prestigious Manhattan Beach Open beach tournament for decades and was known as the ``Godfather of Beach Volleyball,'' died of cancer on June 17.
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May and Walsh will next face sixth-seeded Germans Stephanie Pohl and Okka Rau.
Olympic Center, called OKKA here, should be the Olympics center, but it's normally deserted.
In the women's event Germany got off to a winning start with Okka Rau and Stephanie Pohl of defeating Lu Wang and Wenhui You of China, 21-17, 21-18.
Okkas Olgar, 42, of Winchester Street, Hillfields, admitted failing to answer bail.
Anorthosis coach Jorge Costa has selection problems as Yiannis Okkas, Valentinos Sielis and George Galamaz are all set to miss the Apollon test, with the visitors from Limassol coming to Larnaca wanting to maintain their confidence ahead of their Europa League group stage opener on Thursday at home against Turkey's Trabzonspor.
Fozzy insists his former Anorthosis teammate, Ioannis Okkas, will be the biggest threat to a makeshift Scottish defence.