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Ri

A unit of length in Japan equivalent to approximately 4,295 yards, or a bit less than two and a half miles.
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On Tuesday, Ries further said that Bulgaria was a key member of NATO and a very active partner in missions such as the ones in Afghanistan and Libya, stressing the US hoped the two countries will continue to walk in the same direction.
Ries said his medical degree gave him and his 34-year-old son an edge.
Ries further noted it was difficult to say at the moment if storm Sandy, with the fatalities and the wide-spread damage it caused on the East Coast, would have a strong influence in the outcome of the vote.
Ries holds a BA from Brigham Young University and currently lives in Tokyo with his family.
Tuesday Ries gave her first speech in front of the American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria (AmCham).
The vessel returned to port after a two-week voyage to Mexico's Cabo San Lucas with 23 sailfish and 54 marlin in the ice hold, Ries said, citing newspaper accounts of the day and a biography of the boat's owner and operator, San Diego entrepreneur Frank Kiessig.
The US Embassy announced Friday that Ries has arrived in Bulgaria and has already assumed her responsibilities, replacing James Warlick.
Ries wrote that war surplus vessels resurfaced after the war, but by 1960 most anglers flocked to the increasing numbers of sportfishing boats.
The work we have done together bilaterally and as NATO partners in Afghanistan, in Libya, in Kosovo, has contributed to a safer, more stable, more democratic future for our world, and we are very grateful for Bulgaria's contribution," Ries said.
Ries, 79, of San Diego, an angler since 1932 and a revered sportfishing writer, gives a unique perspective to the sport and illustrates the 126 pages with dozens of archival photos and wonderful prints of paintings by his own hand.
Al Ries, currently on a nationwide speaking tour, is sponsored by the Portland Metro Chapter, Public Relations Society of America.
Marcie Ries, the United States new ambassador to Bulgaria, has already assumed her responsibilities, replacing James Warlick, the embassy announced.