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  • n. a headstream of the Nile; joins the White Nile at Khartoum to form the Nile

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Examples

  • Blue Nile, which is also held privately, is forecasting $70 million in sales revenue for the year.

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  • On the right bank of the Blue Nile was the small North Fort.

    The Life of Gordon, Volume II

  • Please refer to Blue Nile's latest Annual Report on Form 10-K for a complete list of risk factors.

  • The band takes the rootsy sound of Neil Young or My Morning Jacket and casts it into a swirl of atmosphere that recalls The Blue Nile, Talk Talk and even Angelo Badalamenti.

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  • Although the Blue Nile is the shorter tributary, it contributes the majority of the water.

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  • The Nile River The White Nile coming from lake VICTORIA, UGANDA, joins the Blue Nile which is coming from lake TANA, Ethiopia at Khartoum confluence.

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  • We reiterate the readiness of this Council as set out in the resolution which we have just adopted both to continue current U.N. operations in Southern Kordofan and Blue Nile states, and to assist the parties in implementation of new arrangements to be agreed between them, said Lyall Grant.

    UN Security Council Votes to End Peacekeeping Force for Sudan

  • With this resolution, the Council has made clear that it is ready to authorize continued U.N. operations in Southern Kordofan and Blue Nile to support new security arrangements.

    UN Security Council Votes to End Peacekeeping Force for Sudan

  • "Fighting is going on 30 km (19 miles) to the south but in the west and north and east (of Blue Nile state) the situation is very calm," he said while touring with reporters through the city where soldiers were present everywhere.

    More fighting in Sudan border area, key town quiet

  • Last week, fighting broke out in Blue Nile state between Sudan's army and groups allied to the Sudan People's Liberation Movement SPLM, the dominant force in newly independent South Sudan.

    More fighting in Sudan border area, key town quiet

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