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More troops will remain positioned in neighboring countries, and attack planes will be within rapid reach, forewarned of “insurgent fighters” by armed surveillance drones.
THE TROOP WITHDRAWAL WON’T BE THE END OF THE U.S. MILITARY PRESENCE IN AFGHANISTAN. HISTORY SUGGESTS THERE'S A BETTER WAY FORWARDPRIYA SATIAAPRIL 27, 2021TIME
This we forewarn the colored people, in time, is the inevitable and not far distant destiny of the Canadas.
THE CONDITION, ELEVATION, EMIGRATION, AND DESTINY OF THE COLORED PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATESMARTIN R. DELANY
It is a good rule, in reference to this point, to forewarn, instead of finding fault.
A TREATISE ON DOMESTIC ECONOMYCATHERINE ESTHER BEECHER
Melancthon doubted not that God had saved his friend by sending one of His holy angels to forewarn him.
HISTORY OF THE GREAT REFORMATION, VOLUME IVJ. H. MERLE D'AUBIGN
Shibli Bagarag answered, 'To counsel in extremity; to forewarn; to counteract enchantments and foul magic.'
THE SHAVING OF SHAGPAT, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
I forewarn you that I am going desperately into this affair.
A VIRGINIA COUSIN & BAR HARBOR TALESMRS BURTON HARRISON
Should either attempt it, we shall forewarn them three times, and should they persist they must take the consequences.
FORT DUQUESNE AND FORT PITTVARIOUS
The inhabitants, whom they had not the humanity to forewarn, were obliged to take refuge in their cellars.
HISTORY OF THE COMMUNE OF 1871P. LISSAGARY
The lad answers, “I must forewarn you, that I eat as much as fourteen men, but I do work in proportion.”
BASQUE LEGENDSWENTWORTH WEBSTER
But if some message could be smuggled in to forewarn them of the enterprise,—would that brace 'em to the assault?
BLACKBEARD: BUCCANEERRALPH D. PAINE

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