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Because, even if the governing party in a State should be disposed to resist such temptations, yet as such temptations may, and commonly do, result from circumstances peculiar to the State, and may affect a great number of the inhabitants, the governing party may not always be able, if willing, to prevent the injustice meditated, or to punish the aggressors.
You are very generous, gentlemen of the Guards," said Athos, full of rancor, for Jussac was one of the aggressors of the preceding day.
If we violate the sanctity of this ceremonial, by any hostile movement on our part, it is we who incur the charge of faithlessness; and we doubt not that in both these instances the white men have been considered by the Blackfeet as the aggressors, and have, in consequence, been held up as men not to be trusted.
It may be asserted without fear of contradictions that in all the cases of outrages committed by Polynesians, Europeans have at some time or other been the aggressors, and that the cruel and bloodthirsty disposition of some of the islanders is mainly to be ascribed to the influence of such examples.
The fisherman was interrupted by a fresh discharge directed against the house, and by another pistol-shot which replied to the discharge and struck down the most daring of the aggressors.
Not satisfied with the role of welfare homes, some abused women said these homes are sometimes merely satisfied with a pledge formality by the aggressor to stop the abuse.
The Ukrainian parliament earlier this year declared Russia to be an aggressor state.
Pilots with the 64th Aggressor Squadron use their knowledge of potential adversaries to play "King Kong on the block" for blue force pilots during the Red Flag exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada.
The act of self-defense can have a double effect: the preservation of one's own life; and the killing of the aggressor.
He said the detainee's identity has not been revealed as the aggressor didn't say anything about him during the interrogation, pointing out that the incident happened three years ago.
The Special Investigation Unit (SIU) had launched an investigation into the incident in order to determine its circumstances and identify the detainee as well as the aggressor.
To stop the unjust aggressor is licit, but we nevertheless need to remember how many times, using this excuse of stopping an unjust aggressor, the powerful nations have dominated other peoples, made a real war of conquest.
Washington, July 15 ( ANI ): A new study has revealed that apologies, offers of compensation and owning up to one's responsibility increase forgiveness and reduce anger by making the aggressor seem more valuable as a relationship partner and by causing the victim to feel less at risk of getting hurt again by the transgressor.
There is a safe green zone where an aggressor can't be touched--that again would be in hearings or other orchestrated events.