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Aceh

Aceh (/ˈɑːtʃeɪ/; ) is a special region (Indonesian: daerah istimewa) of Indonesia, located at the northern end of Sumatra. It is close to the Andaman and Nicobar Islands of India and separated from them by the Andaman Sea. Aceh was first known as Aceh Darussalam (1511–1959) and then later as the Daerah Istimewa Aceh (1959–2001), Nanggroë Aceh Darussalam (2001–2009) and Aceh (2009–present). Past spellings of Aceh include Acheh, Atjeh and Achin. The province of Aceh has the highest proportion of Muslims in Indonesia, mainly living according to Sharia customs and laws.

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Likok Pulo
... Likok Pulo is one of many famous dances from Aceh ... It comes from Pulo Aceh in the Aceh Besar regency ...
Coffee Production In Indonesia - Cultivation
... The HDT was planted in Aceh in 1979 ... The most common are S-288 and S-795, which are found in Lintong, Aceh, Flores and other areas ... Since then, they have been brought to Aceh as well ...
Leuser Ecosystem - Recent History
... As a result of the peace agreement between the Free Aceh Movement (GAM) and the central government of Indonesia, Aceh was awarded a significant level of autonomy over its natural ... Irwandi Yusuf, the current Governor of Aceh, established Badan Pengelola Kawasan Ekosistem Leuser (BPKEL) to govern the Leuser Ecosystem and coordinate wildlife management in Aceh ...
Aceh - Guerrilla Jungle Tracking
... has organized 'Guerrilla Jungle Trekking' at Pucok Krueng, Aceh Besar regency which attracts many foreign tourists ...
Tjoet Nja' Dhien - Historical Background
... Born to an aristocratic family in Aceh Besar in 1848, Dhien married Teuku Cek Ibrahim Lamnga at a young age ... attempts to repel the Royal Netherlands East Indies Army during the Second Aceh Expedition, Dhien swore revenge against the Dutch colonials ... captured on 4 November 1905 in Meulaboh, western Aceh ...