strike back

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make a counterattack and return like for like, especially evil for evil


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Filming of Strike Back had to be halted for six months while Sullivan Stapleton recovered from a nasty head injury.
Strike Back fans might be more interested in the boys' muscular Colombian contact, Kim Martinez (Milauna Jackson).
He joins series four of Strike Back as Lt Col Philip Locke, the boss of Section 20 (the secretive branch of MI6) and it didn't take long for him to realise that playing such a respected role has its advantages.
He reiterated that his country was ready to strike back in case of military intervention and missile threat.
It's a condition he afflicted on Porter in Strike Back, and one which he is convinced will be a problem for many of the soldiers serving in Afghanistan.
STRIKE Back is the newest Sky1 show to blow me away.
The plan gave Israel a buffer zone for military maneuvers and increased our ability to strike back on rocket-launches from Hamas," she said, adding that freezing settlements in the Gaza Strip was a correct decision to make for security reasons.
Pakistan should strike back at "terrorism" or it will see more attacks like the one that killed ex-premier Benazir Bhutto, US Homeland Security head Michael Chertoff has said.
Department of Education documents revealed that the program, called "Project Strike Back," was a joint project between the department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).
Whether it's waking up in Florida to find an alligator doing strokes in the backyard pool, or living in Southern California and having your pet dog taken away by a coyote or a mountain lion, nature will surprise you from time to time and strike back.
STRIKE BACK looks the star bet to land his first win over fences in the Irish Stallion Farms Novices Chase at Cork today.
And the main reason for my trip will be STRIKE BACK in the Irish Stallion Farms Novice Chase.
THE BRIEFS STRIKE BACK with their third record, and it's much closer to their first: catchy, poppy, bubblegum-'77 pogo punk.
According to The Day After Tomorrow, a $125 million disaster movie opening on May 28, man-made pollution is causing nature to strike back with catastrophic retribution.