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Synonyms for massacre

Synonyms for massacre

the savage killing of many victims

the act of defeating or the condition of being defeated

to kill savagely and indiscriminately

Synonyms for massacre

the savage and excessive killing of many people

kill a large number of people indiscriminately

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People who survived this massacre together with their neighbors, friends, citizens of Sarajevo and representatives of authorities paid tribute to the victims by laying flowers, holding a minute's silence and saying prayers.
"The trial of the Maguindanao massacre was finally completed on July 17, 2019," Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra told reporters.
In the letter, the PTFoMS sent a resolution asking the groups to publicly release a financial report about the monetary grants they had received from local and international donors to help the families of the massacre victims.
LAHORE -- The order to stop new JIT of Model Town Massacre from working has been extended till April 30.
LHC took up the case filed against new JIT of model town massacre for hearing on Friday.
New Delhi : India on Saturday marked the centenary of Jallianwala Bagh massacre, as British High Commissioner to India Sir Dominic Asquith described the tragedy as "shameful act in British-Indian history." Hundreds of Indians were shot dead by British troops 100 years ago on this day in Amritsar city in northern Indian state of Punjab.
The Year 2019 marks the Centenary of the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre, also known as the Amritsar Massacre that occurred on April 13, 1919.
ISLAMABAD -- Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Thursday said he "fully endorses the demand that the British empire apologise for the Jallianwala Bagh massacre and Bengal famine."
ISLAMABAD -- Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain on Thursday fully endorsed the demand from the British Empire to apologize from Pakistan, India and Bangladesh on Jallianwala Bagh massacre and Bengal famine during second World War II.
Members of the public look on during congregational Friday prayers and two minutes of silence for victims of the twin mosque massacre, at Hagley Park in Christchurch.
One of the bloody episodes that the drive for profits has left recorded in the annals of history is the Banana Massacre in Columbia in 1928.
Today, marks the 28th anniversary of the massacre of the first Al Aqsa Mosque, which was committed by the Israeli occupation forces.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Hamas on Saturday, on the 36th anniversary of Sabra and Shatila massacre, called for prosecuting Israeli leaders responsible for the crime at international courts.
The Israeli army allowed the militias access to the camps and knew about the massacre that went on for three days but did nothing to stop it, according to an Israeli commission that investigated the events of those days.
Investigating the massacre is also among his 100 major election pledges.