rebellion

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Synonyms for rebellion

organized opposition intended to change or overthrow existing authority

Synonyms for rebellion

refusal to accept some authority or code or convention

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The salary cut was calculated to insulate Maleki from the anti-government revolts spreading across the Middle East, as theologians and protesters warned him not to ignore public bitterness over Iraq's sagging economy and electricity shortages.
Summary: The Syrian Army Sunday set its sights on the town of Zabadani near the Lebanon border as it pressed ahead in its campaign to overcome anti-government revolts.
DAMASCUS: The Syrian Army Sunday set its sights on the town of Zabadani near the Lebanon border as it pressed ahead in its campaign to overcome anti-government revolts, a human rights activist said.
Summary: BAGHDAD: Anti-government revolts around the Arab world have turned Iraq into an attractive investment alternative despite its stubborn insurgency, still capable of lethal attacks eight years after the U.