banditry


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the practice of plundering in gangs

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It is regrettable that 54 years after independence, schools are being closed due to cattle raids and banditry," he said.
The CS warned politicians suspected to be inciting and sponsoring banditry in the area, saying they will soon be apprehended and arraigned in court.
A disciplinary panel ruled it cost Banditry, who was beaten a head, a quarter of a length at a crucial part of the race, as well as momentum and balance, and ordered the placings to be reversed.
We support criminal investigative services in the country, as it is vital to fight corruption, to fight corruptionists, but it is also crucial to deal with banditry, with those who rob people, those who can kill and maim.
That we are the same like the ones who represent us, the ones we criticize for banditry, the BDI and PDSH management, but it only depicts our collective result as voters", criticized Mehmeti.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) does not care about rights, freedoms or the rule of law and it has apparently adopted systematic banditry as its new style of governance.
Suhrob Kholov, 37, wanted in Tajikistan for banditry, was arrested on March 19 in Russia's Yekaterinburg on suspicion to involvement in armed attacks in Tajikistan, Sverdlovsk region authorities said.
The organisation's legal adviser Tarek Mahmoud said that the lawsuit is filed based on riots, banditry, disrupting transportation and incitement against the army and the military institution.
Abdullah bin Abdulmohsen Al-Turki in which he said: "This attack is considered as one of the banditry crimes, which were described by Allah Almighty as a corruption on earth for its pan harm and seriousness and for that it deserves the harshest penalties.
Balochistan, Pakistan's largest but least developed and most sparsely populated province, is racked by Islamist militants, banditry and sectarian violence.
13 (Saba)- The Specialized Penal Court in Sana'a sentenced on Wednesday three conflicts to 15 years in jail on charges of banditry in Nabaa point on Marib road in 2011.
Gaunson's analysis is informed by Eric Hobsbawn's social banditry thesis, and he utilises a wealth of primary evidence, drawn from the films, media reports, sketches, songs and books.
With runners bragging about their bibs on Instagram, anyone with a computer can find a bib and print a copy, making banditry even easier at the same time that security threats make it more of a concern.
He branded the events as "vandalism and banditry and a coup d'etat", adding: "I will do everything to protect my country from break-up, to stop bloodshed.
Dubai: A member of Oman's elected Shura Council has been sentenced to four years in jail on charges of defaming the country, banditry and illegal gathering, an Omani news site reported.