The report by Benjamin Dachis and William Robson tracks Canadian performance by province over the course of the past decade.
The cleric was apparently a member of the government-run Friday Prayers Committee in Hamadan province.
In the province of Aleppo, the army has largely ceased ground operations.
early 14c., "country, territory, region," from Old French province "province, part of a country; administrative region for friars" (13c.) and directly from Latin provincia "territory outside Italy under Roman domination," also "a public office; public duty," of uncertain origin, usually explained as pro- "before" + vincere "to conquer" (see victor); but this does not suit the earliest Latin usages. Meaning "one's particular business or expertise" is from 1620s.