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a person who settles in a new colony or moves into new country

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On October 1, a colonist couple was shot dead and their accompanying four children spared by Palestinian attackers near the colony of Itmar, south of the city of Nablus in the West Bank.
The Obama administration backed its commitment to achieving a peaceful settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict with a two-pronged approach: more vigorously reaffirming traditional US position that the colonies are illegal and represent obstacles to peace, coupled with public demands that the Israeli government stop all colonist activities.
Colonists perhaps longed for familiar things from home and the intimacy of extended family relationships.
The Forgotten Frontier: Colonist and Khoisan on the Cape's Northern Frontier in the 19th Century.
4 Unluckiest loser Arkle (1963 and 1966) Arkle was defeated twice in the Hennessy - beaten by a slip in the mud when third to Mill House, and by jockeyship when second to Stalbridge Colonist
It's a very grave phenomenon", he said, accusing colonist leaders and rabbis, whom he did not name, of encouraging vigilante violence.
This type of restructuring is usually a last resort in moments of desperation due to financial strains forcing quick decisions," he wrote in an opinion piece for the Victoria Times Colonist.
He began writing the Historia de las Indies in 1527, after he had rejected the life of a colonist and entered the Dominican Order, and he worked on it over several decades.
Recently the Mounties and Canadian Security Intelligence Service agents have taken an interest in the words of union members, students, church groups and social activists who simply "want to exercise their rights to free speech and assembly," the Times Colonist notes.
Ramallah: Israeli occupation forces aided a Jewish colonist group to occupy two Palestinian homes in the occupied east Jerusalem neighbourhood of Silwan on Monday.
At the moment, there's no requirement that a potential Mars colonist needs to be in peak physical condition -- just free of chronic illnesses and possessing corrected vision of 20/20 or better.
Palestinian militants kill a Jewish colonist in the West Bank and Israeli troops shoot a Palestinian to death in Gaza in further blows to a rocky cease-fire a day before an Israeli-Palestinian summit meeting.
have yielded the grave Of a high-ranking male colonist.
The hammer price of the trophy, won at the time by Stalbridge Colonist after an epic battle with Arkle, was pounds 6,800.
For a toothache in 1700, colonist Cotton Mather had this suggestion: "A thigh bone of a toad, applied to an aking tooth, rare fails of easing the pain.