bloodbath


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the savage killing of many victims

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Lee Wicks of the Furness LGBT support group, said: "It would have been a bloodbath.
Concealed in nylon grocery bags, they were left on packed pavements near the finish line of the event last year, killing three people and injuring 264 in the bloodbath that followed two massive explosions.
The Cabinet, chaired by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah, backed a resolution taken by an emergency Arab League meeting in Doha "urging the Security Council to take all necessary measures immediately to protect civilians and stop the bloodbath, violence and crimes in Syria.
Qatar's position has been "clear from the beginning and is based on the idea that any harm against the Libyan people is unacceptable and that bloodbath in that country must end", Shaikh Hamad said in statements to Al Jazeera channel.
Summary: A wave of bombings against Christians on Wednesday killed six of them less than two weeks after the Baghdad church bloodbath.
EXHAUSTED Coronation Street stars are sleeping on the set as they work round the clock to film the soap's tram bloodbath plot.
ISLAMABAD, May 12, 2010 (Frontier Star): Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) on Wednesday strongly condemned May 12 bloodbath urging the perpetrators behind the heinous act of bloodshed must be dealt with iron hands.
James Cameron's science-fiction spectacle Avatar and Quentin Tarantino's war story Inglourious Basterds, which rewrites the end of the Second World War with a vengeful bloodbath were widely tipped as the favourites for the award.
In the opening episode a routine call turns into a bloodbath when Wallander discovers a farmer who has been tortured and beaten to death.
The UN has consistently warned against the bloodbath scenario as we've watched the steady increase in civilian deaths," UN spokesman Gordon Weiss said yesterday.
We have consistently warned of a bloodbath scenario, and the large-scale killing of civilians over the weekend, including at least more than 100 children, shows that that bloodbath has now become a reality," Gordon Weiss, the UN spokesman for Sri Lanka, told Al Jazeera on Monday.
has consistently warned against a bloodbath scenario as we watched the steady increase in civilian deaths in recent weeks,'' U.
The bloodbath started on Wall Street before crossing to Asia, where Japan's Nikkei suffered its biggest one day drop with a near 10% fall.
His prose is smart, observant; and slangy and tangy (though I admit, sometimes, I wondered if his improvisations sounded a few off notes: as when he describes someone "dragging the crisp tails of one frenchfry after another through a bloodbath of ketchup" on page 23, as "bloodbath" conjures something too large and destructive for a minor event).
Bad Shit, aka Trujillo, Phelps, and Trixie, blistered through a bloodbath at the Hard Rock after event.