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take the initiative and go on the offensive

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In reality, the Union of Liberty is merely committed to the permissibility of rescuing any individuals who are being aggressed against in other societies.
Yemenis from the north who work in southern governorates have been repeatedly aggressed and intimidated, and some have been ordered to leave the shops they own there.
The Israeli military aggressed in order to aid settlers in performing religious rites on Salfit lands.
Although he patiently and persistently discourages what is a spontaneous personality cult growing around his name in the Arab world, it is not only modesty that seems to move him to redirect everyone's attention to the many anonymous heroes who defeated the enemy invaders, the martyrs and the aggressed survivors, but rather a lucid understanding of the importance of a strong unified front in war as well as in peace.
How can the Pope imply Muslims are the creators of terrorism while it is followers of Christianity who have aggressed against every country of the Islamic world?
Even then, most women, like most men, lived either non-violently or within socially acceptable bounds of aggressiveness, but some early modern women, like some early modem men, aggressed beyond acceptable limits.
We might even say that the mother aggressed against herself, except that, by definition, harming others can be aggression; harming oneself is not.
zeal to help another aggressed in the neighborhood has cooled down.
Manama: The foreign worker who was filmed being beaten up by a Saudi national said that he was aggressed after he asked for SR200 owed by the aggressor.
The response of the oppressed would soon be forthcoming in a day of questioning the very absence of such firmness when Gaza was aggressed, the minister retorted.
It's unfortunate that the EU miserably failed to differentiate between the aggressor and the aggressed and based on faulty reporting systems, misleading information, policy of appeasement and double standards issued unnecessary punitive measures on a renowned commander who fought for his own survival and his people," it adds.
And it is India they look at as a usurper that has aggressed and occupied a part of their land and colonised it.
The journalists aggressed, representing the Tunisian TV, Jawhara FM and Tunisia News Network, were covering Friday's rally organised to denounce the Cairo unrest during the crackdown of the pro-Morsi sit-inners.
More than 700 policemen were severely aggressed and need medical treatment.