geneva geneva  /dʒə ˈni və/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a city in southwestern Switzerland at the western end of Lake Geneva; it is the headquarters of various international organizations
  2. (n) gin made in the Netherlands

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News

  1. Geneva councilman moves, city must fill vacant position

    Geneva Councilman Michael Keenan has moved out of the city limits and is no longer eligible to serve on the city’s board of directors, Geneva City Manager Jim Pearson confirmed Friday.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Star Beacon

  2. Geneva fire chief eyes student career training

    Art Booth of the Geneva Fire Department presented a special request to the Geneva Town Council at its June meeting, asking to use the fire station as fire and rescue career training for high school students.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Decatur Daily Democrat

  3. Geneva Police: Officer hurt after Geneva man leads police on a chase and search

    A Geneva man is under arrest after police say he led them on a chase and search that led to an officer being hurt Wednesday night...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: News 10 NBC Rochester

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Quotes

  1. "There are methods in the CIA's program that have been briefed to our oversight committees, are fully consistent with the Geneva Convention and current US law and are most certainly not torture," Hayden wrote.
    on Mar 7, 2008 By: Michael Hayden Source: FOXNews

  2. "Our country for the first time in my life time has abandoned the basic principle of human rights," Carter said on CNN. "We've said that the Geneva Conventions do not apply to those people in Abu Ghraib prison and Guantanamo, and we've said...
    on Oct 10, 2007 By: Jimmy Carter Source: Washington Post

  3. "The world is beginning to doubt the moral basis of our fight against terrorism," wrote Powell. "To redefine Common Article 3 (of the Geneva Convention) would add to those doubts. Furthermore, it would put our own troops at risk."
    on Sep 15, 2006 By: Colin Powell Source: Opinion Editorials

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