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Qanu

An ancient Akkadian unit of length approximately equivalent to three meters.
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The plan will include wells in the villages and towns of al-Raha, Masad, al-Qraya, Zibin, Zkeir, Radimet al-Liwa, Salkhad, Hout, Ara and Qanawat, according to Singer.
There are some particularly fine photographs of monuments at Baalbek, Bosra, Jerash, Jersualem and Qanawat.
The delegation first visited the town of Qanawat and its Druze spiritual leader, followed by the town of Sahwet Blat, as well as the governorate's branch of the Syrian Bth Party and the governor of Swaida.
A major mobile value-added-service (VAS) provider in the Middle East, based in Dubai, Qanawat, has opened its first office in Saudi Arabia.
Qanawat, a leading mobile value-added-service (VAS) provider in the Middle East, has strengthened its regional presence by opening the first office in Saudi Arabia.
Qanawat, the leading distributor for Mobily's products in the region, has recently honored its client and distributor partners in an annual party it used to hold to hand over awards, the party was held at the Holiday Inn in Riyadh.
For the UAE Nokia Music Store, music is provided by all major international and regional labels including Universal, Sony BMG, Warner, EMI, Rotana and leading content aggregator Qanawat, as well as thousands of independent labels.
These boys, photographed by Gadmer in October 1921, are probably Druze from Qanawat, 100 kilometres south of Damascus.
The authorized Mobily dealers in the Kingdom such as Safari, Kallem, Musbah, Haddad, Qanawat (Hits), Axiom and Saudi Call, will take part in the campaign.
The lack of Hellenistic influence in architecture is well illustrated by Werner Oenbrink's essay on round tombs of the late Hellenistic-early Imperial period from Qanawat, which, he argues, developed out of an earlier tumulus form.
Other three-star sites like Apamea, Bosra, Krak des Chevaliers, Marqab, Palmyra, Sahyoun (since 1957 called Saladin castle by the Syrian government, though, as the author points out, he had nothing to do with its construction) and Saint Simeon are likewise given considerable coverage, as are two-star sites like Dura Europos, Ezraa, Husn Suleiman, Qalb Lozeh, Qanawat, Safita, Tartous and Ugarit.
Livewire Mobile has extensive experience in the region through several ringback deployments, including QTel, its operation of the successful mobile content downloads store on Vodafone in Egypt, and through its local partnership with Qanawat.