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, arrak (a-rak'),
A strong alcoholic liquor distilled from dates, rice, sap of the coconut palm, and other agricultural products.
[Ar. sweet juice]
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In earlier remarks, Salehi had also announced that the reconstruction project of the Arak heavy water reactor was progressing at a good pace.
Last May, when President Trump withdrew from the overall deal and re-imposed sanctions, the United States specifically exempted the Arak re-design from sanctions.
Arak is popular among middle-aged Lebanese people, who constituted the majority of the crowd, bringing their relatives along.
This order represents the first sale of CPSG generators in Egypt, and Amjad Fallatah, regional product manager for Chicago Pneumatic Construction Equipment in the Middle East, said: "We would like to congratulate ARAK Heavy Equipment for closing these deals and recognise their wonderful performance during recent months, in which they have set trends and increased the awareness of our portfolio in a market as competitive as Egypt.
The cooperation contract is to be signed by the Industrial Development and Renovation Organization (IDRO), Trans Russ Company and France's Alstom to manufacture passenger wagons, metro carriages and spare parts in Arak Pars Wagon complex.
In set three, Arak's serves and attacking play got the better of Nehmiah to comfortably add to the points margin.
It is a turning point in redesigning and modernization of Arak heavy water reactor.
Arak started up in July 1993, three months behind schedule and its crude distillation system ran at 75,000 b/d.
"The core vessel of the Arak reactor has been removed … and IAEA inspectors will visit the site to verify it and report it to the IAEA … We are ready for the implementation day of the deal," Atomic Energy Organisation of Iran spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi said.
The fate of the Arak reactor in central Iran was one of the toughest sticking points in the long nuclear negotiations that led to an agreement in July.
"If the Americans break the terms of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) regarding lifting the sanctions, Iran will activate the Arak reactor within six months," ISNA news agency quoted Head of National Security and Foreign Policy Commission of Iranian Parliament, Alaeddin Boroujerdi, as saying Nov.19.