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It's difficult to imagine a desert city having enough brackish water for a desalinization plant, but Archuleta said billions of years ago the Rio Grande deposited salt into the groundwater in the region now occupied by Fort Bliss, an expansive U.
But the desert city is best known for its silver jewellery.
To go to Jerusalem and to find that it is a desert city is really wonderful.
San Diego has hosted the event for the past four years but the organising USA Sevens LLC has signed a Letter of Intent for a multiyear commitment with Las Vegas Events to stage the tournament at the Sam Boyd Stadium in the Nevada desert city.
Braverman said he has been friends with Aish for years when they both lived in the southern Israeli desert city of Beersheva.
Temperatures in the desert city have sizzled at more than 40 degrees Celsius since Hatton and his team arrived one week ago, and Hatton said: "Castillo's fight against Diego Corrales was one of the fights of the century and if there was any pair-up of styles that could even beat that, you would have to say it was me and Castillo.
The fire occurred early Friday in this high desert city, which is the site of the only cemetery in Southern California built exclusively for Muslims.
According to the paper, the Palm Desert City Council approved the purchase of the new hybrid electric vehicles following the city's successful use of a test hybrid delivered in 2002.
For the first time in the 25-year history of Iran as an Islamic republic, Saveh, a desert city of 125,000, 100km, south-west of Tehran elects Mehri Roustaie Gherailou, a woman, as a mayor.
On a recent visit to the desert city of Hotan, I watched newly arrived Han Chinese soldiers running wind sprints along the side of the road, a practice that the locals in Hotan--where summer midday temperatures top 110 degrees--surely regard as lunacy.
The three-day bash puts classic, traditional, swing, boogie and blues bands in venues scattered throughout the high desert city.
The desert city of Beersheba has been comparatively calm, but it is relatively close to the West Bank and Gaza.
The activists who pushed for the monument in this desert city just south of Palm Springs say it is the first of its kind.
Only a handful of sites are familiar from travel literature: the Roman desert city of Palmyra, the Crusader castle of Krak des Chevaliers and the great Umayyad Mosque of Damascus.
Keeping tabs is an advantage in a desert city where humans sometimes view trees as water hogs, even though, once established, properly selected trees survive without irrigation and therefore use less water.