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Riel

The currency of Cambodia. It was issued in 1980, ending a five-year period during which Cambodia had no monetary system. The U.S. dollar also circulates in Cambodia, particularly in urban areas. Additionally, merchants along the border often accept the Thai baht.
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'I strongly support lending in riel because it will promote the use of the currency,' he said, adding that local currency acoounts for more than 10 per cent of the banks loan portfolios.
He said Riel had convictions for 52 previous offences, including 13 for causing criminal damage.
The photographs of Charles and Joseph Riel, Henriette and Eulalie Riel, Octavie and Marie Riel, and Julie and the little boy are all in the collection of the Library and Archives Canada.
Thompson does allude to the political schism in the country as Protestant Ontario generally clamoured for Riel's death while Catholic Quebec stood opposed.
On en retrouve sur chaque page sous forme de bandes dessinees, de cartes et d'illustrations qui permettent au lecteur, a la lectrice de reconnaitre immediatement les differentes epoques dans la vie de Riel ainsi que la riche culture des Metis.
Only riel. "You buy Angkor (rice) with dollar how, eh?"
In the first chapter, Van Riel surveys the role of religion within the Platonic city, and the connection between religion and morality.
"The pit took my husband near where Jan Riel was buried," she told the Inquirer at the SMC employees' housing complex in Barangay Semirara.
"Last year we lined the front of the barracks on Dewdney with signs saying 'Remember Louis Riel'," said Fayant.
The Marshals Service said Riel was arrested after allegedly running out the back of the residence, and Villamar was found in a bedroom closet.
1 Louis Riel: A Comic-Strip Biography, by Chester Brown: "A casual reader might see the comic as the story of race-based conflict in the New World (Riel was the leader of the Metis, mixed-race Native American/French Canadians).
John Riel, part-owner and general manager of the Yakima Burrows Tractor store, said his company has been renting the lot directly behind Herb's Rent-All for the past four years.