A Position

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…Α strator (στράτωρ) was a position in the Roman and Byzantine militaries roughly equivalent to a groom. The word is derived from Latin sternere (“to strew”, i.e. hay, straw).

… of the term. Later that year, she became vice president of the National Initiative Party founded by Guşă, a position she held until 2008. She resigned from the PIN in October 2008 in order to run as an independent for a Bucharest seat in…

Chancellor. He was thus for a brief period the most powerful individual in the Commonwealth after the king, a position he reached not through wealth or family but by military achievement and reputation.

…Šitler started his career in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic in July 1997, as Deputy Director of the 1st Territorial Department. In September 1998 he was appointed Director of the Central Europe Department, a position which…

Kyoto. In 1793, Sukeyoshi rose to the position of Rōjū (Senior Councilor) to the infant Shogun Tokugawa Ienari, a position he held until 1801.

…Ōdachi returned to Japan in 1943, and with the amalgamation of Tokyo City and Tokyo-fu into Tokyo Metropolis, he became the first Administrator of Tokyo, a position equivalent to the present Governor of Tokyo. As the war situations was…

… youth squad of Daugava Rīga. He spent the entire 1972 season in the Latvian league with Elektrons, but in 1973 when Daugava Rīga was in a desperate need for a scoring forward, Ņesterenko was offered a position with Daugava. In the first…

… changed the situation. Suddenly, the King was in an exposed position. On August 22 he landed at Stegeborg with merely 100 men, a position worsened by the presence of Charles’s rested army nearby. Sigismund’s men had anyway taken the fortresses…

…Đukanović became chair of the assembly of Serbia’s state lottery commission in 2013, a position he held until 2015.

…Čelebić’s political career began with a position as the minister of culture in Montenegro, in the government of Prime Minister Milo Đukanović, a mandate that lasted from 1993-1996. Following which he served as the ambassador of Federal…

…Øystein Mæland (born 26 March 1960) is a Norwegian psychiatrist, civil servant and politician for the Labour Party. In 2011, Mæland was appointed director of the National Police Directorate, a position he retained until August 2012 when he resigned in the wake of the Gjørv Report. He has since 2014 been director of Akershus University Hospital.

Department of Philosophy at the University of Oslo, having earlier held a position as Professor of Philosophy at Birkbeck College, University of London.

…Östros was appointed CEO of the trade association Swedish Bankers’ Association in 2012, a position he resigned from in 2015, only to later be named Executive Director for Northern Europe at the IMF.

… he was offered a post in Armagh and remained there despite offers of lucrative jobs in America. From the early 1960s to the mid-1970s he also held a position at the University of Maryland, which he visited annually, typically for one…

… acquire a position assisting with fresco reconstructions at the excavation at Tiryns from 1910-1912. Gilliéron also became the chief restorer for Arthur Evans at the Palace of Minos at Knossos on Crete. For over three decades, Gilliéron worked…

…Édouard Monnais was born in Paris and began his career as a journalist. In 1835, he became chief editor of the Revue et Gazette musicale de Paris. In 1836 he took a position at the Interior Ministry and in 1838 became Commissioner of Opera…

… clerical position of justice with the help of his tutor Emir Gisu. He applied for the position of the head cleric of the Imperial Council left vacant after the death of Receb Çelebi, but did not succeed, following with accepting a position as…

… also have had an advantage because his mother Wulfthryth witnessed a charter as queen, whereas Edward’s mother Ealhswith never had a higher status than king’s wife. However, Alfred was in a position to give his own son considerable…

…Ángel Corella López (born November 8, 1975) is a former principal dancer with the American Ballet Theatre (the only Spaniard to have achieved such a position in history) and guest artist with The Royal Ballet, Kirov Ballet, New York City Ballet, La Scala and the Australian Ballet among many others.

…Álvaro de Sande received Valdefuentes from King Philip II and was made first Marqués de la Piovera. He became interim Governor of the Duchy of Milan on 21 August 1571, a position that he held until 7 April 1572.

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