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Hashtrud

Hashtrud is a city and capital of Hashtrud County, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran. Hashtrud is located 140 km from Tabriz, the capital of the East-Azerbaijan province of Iran. During the 2006 census, the population was 18,418, with 4,493 families. Hashtrud is bordered with the Sahand mountains toward the west of the city, is surrounded by several rivers, such as the Qranqvchay, Ozan river. Hashtrud is home to the Zahhak Castle, named after Zahhak in ancient Persian mythology; the castle was inhabited by various Persian dynasties until the Timurid era. Before the 1979 Islamic Revolution, a census report recalls that Hashtrud was home to 10 Jewish families. HAŠTRUD in Iranica

Courbefy

Courbefy is a hamlet in the Bussière-Galant commune in the Haute-Vienne department of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France. On an auction on 21 May 2012, the abandoned village was bought by Yoo Byung-eun for €520,000. Yoo had seen it on CNN, wanted to set up an "environmental and cultural" project in the village. Courbefy is a small hamlet located at an altitude of c.530 metres in the Bussière-Galant commune in the department of Haute-Vienne. It is about 6 kilometres south of the town of Bussière-Galant itself; the hamlet of La Gare is located 4 kilometres to the north-east and Saint-Nicolas-Courbefy 2 kilometres to the southeast. The village occupies a vaguely oval space and is surrounded by woods, with the exception of the southern part; the village of Courbefy had a medieval royal fortress, but it became a den of thieves, the castle was destroyed in the sixteenth century by order of the consuls of Limoges. During the French Revolution, Courbefy was a separate municipality, it merged in 1800 with Saint-Nicolas to form Saint-Nicolas-Courbefy.

Bussière-Galant absorbed Saint-Nicolas-Courbefy in 1974. In the late twentieth century and early twenty-first century, the last resident of Courbefy bought one by one all the houses and lands of the village, after having built a hotel and restaurant in the 1990s. In 2008 he left the village. In February 2012, a judicial procedure assigned his property to a creditor bank, which put the whole hamlet up for auction. On 21 May 2012, the village was acquired by Yoo Byung-eun for €520,000. A small chapel of the seventeenth century lies a few dozen meters from the old dungeon. Courbefy has three holy wells located a few hundred meters from the chapel. One of them is still used as evidenced by the numerous offerings of pieces of cloth, children's shoes or diapers, they seem to be dedicated to Saint Eutropius

Ursula (detention center)

Ursula is the colloquial name for the Central Processing Center, the largest U. S. Customs and Border Protection detention center for undocumented immigrants; the facility is a retrofitted warehouse. It was opened in 2014 on W. Ursula Avenue in Texas. In June 2018, it gained notoriety for the practice of keeping children in large cages made of chain-link fencing; the center, better known as "Ursula," is the largest immigration processing and detention center run by the Border Patrol and the Customs and Border Protection Agency. The detention and processing center was opened in 2014 at 3700 W. Ursula Avenue in Texas; the facility is made from a former warehouse, leased by the federal government and modified to be able to hold 1,000 children. Children are kept in cages made of chain-link fencing inside of the 77,000 square-foot warehouse. Minors who arrive at the Mexico–United States border unaccompanied or who have been separated from their families are supposed to only stay in this type of processing center for under 72 hours.

After processing, minors are sent to facilities run by the Department of Human Services. The facility houses adults and individuals are separated based on how they crossed into the United States. Filming or photography is not allowed inside of the facility. During the weekend of June 16, 2018, reporters were allowed to tour the facility. ABC News reported in June 2019 that Dolly Lucio Sevier, a board-certified doctor, visited Ursula after a flu outbreak at the facility that resulted in five infants requiring to enter a neonatal intensive care unit. Sevier wrote that a medical declaration that the "conditions within which are held could be compared to torture facilities... extreme cold temperatures, lights on 24 hours a day, no adequate access to medical care, basic sanitation, water, or adequate food." All of the 39 children she assessed showed signs of trauma. Immigration detention in the United States Media related to Ursula at Wikimedia Commons

Parchaiyan (Pakistani TV series)

Parchaiyan is a Pakistani drama television series presented by the PTV network. It was the first Pakistani drama series in colour, it was directed by Mohsin Ali and Shirin Khan. Parchaiyan was an adaptation of the Henry James novel The Portrait of a Lady; the ensemble cast featured Rahat Kazmi, Sahira Kazmi, Talat Hussain, Azra Sherwani, Begum Khursheed Mirza, Mohammad Yousaf. The story revolves around the men in her life. After passing away of Najia's parents, her mother's sister takes her to her house where she encounters her cousin Adeel and his friend Masood. Due to her dynamic personality and beauty, Masood falls for her and shows his intentions to marry her but Najia refuses. On the other hand, she is not aware of the love. Through a distant acquaintance of the family, she is introduced to Shiraz who wins her hand despite the fact that he is only interested in her money; when Najia leaves Shiraz to return to Adeel, who has blood cancer, she finds that he is on the verge of death. Sahira Kazmi Rahat Kazmi Shakeel Talat Hussain Begum Khursheed Mirza Azra Sherwani Lubna Aslam Mehar Rizvi Mohammad Yousaf Javed Sheikh

The Lion's Share (1971 film)

The Lion's Share is a 1971 French-Italian crime-thriller film written and directed by Jean Larriaga and starring Robert Hossein, Charles Aznavour, Michel Constantin, Raymond Pellegrin and Elsa Martinelli. Robert Hossein as Maurice Ménard Charles Aznavour as Éric Chambon Michel Constantin as Inspector Michel Grazzi Raymond Pellegrin as Marcati Elsa Martinelli as Annie Albert Minski as Jacques Michel Peyrelon as David René-Jean Chauffard as Bank Director Louis Arbessier as Cornille Robert Berri as Le patron du bistrot Marcel Pérès as Un clochard Coline Serreau The Lion's Share on IMDb