Entebbe


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Entebbe,

city in Uganda, Africa.
Entebbe bat virus - a group B arbovirus.
References in periodicals archive ?
Continue reading "Are We Finally Getting a Decent Entebbe Movie?
They insisted that the committee must work from Entebbe," further explained the official.
The drama was immediately given the Hollywood treatment with Victory at Entebbe, which was made in 1976 with Anthony Hopkins, Burt Lancaster, Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Dreyfuss.
Egypt will suggest a new document to be an alternative of the Entebbe Agreement.
I am touched to stand in this place, this very place, where my brother, Yoni, fell," the prime minister said at Entebbe airport.
The story of the Entebbe rescue, perhaps more than any other single event, encapsulates the Zionist ethos of the Jewish State, which takes responsibility for the Jewish People regardless of the danger and risk," said Shlomo Blass, CEO of Rogatka, the company which produced the video.
The airline has doubled its presence in Africa to 12 destinations with the launch of daily direct flights to Entebbe, two onward flights a week to Kigali and three onward flights a week to Bujumbura, coupled with the addition of three new routes in Tanzania.
Situated on the shores of Lake Victoria and close to the capital Kampala, Entebbe is a major commercial center in central Uganda.
Operation Entebbe, which freed 102 hostages, resulted in the death of Lt Col Yonatan Netanyahu, brother of the Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
ENTEBBE, Uganda, Muharram 8, 1435, Nov 11, 2013, SPA -- A spokesman for Congo's M23 rebel movement says the group expects to sign a peace accord with the government Monday, AP reported.
Rwandan, Ugandan and Kenyan leaders will meet Tuesday in Entebbe, Western Uganda, to discuss investment opportunities in their three countries, according to local Kenyan media which quoted official sources.
Following the wrap of the Routes Africa airline and airport industry confab, the joint hosts of the 2012 event, the Seychelles Tourism Board and the Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority, have officially handed over the Civil Aviation Authority of Uganda, and their main airport, Entebbe International who will be the host destination and main airport of Routes Africa 2013.