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Failure would mean that desperate Iranians would pick up arms to defend their right to exist.
When the rule of law and political transition fail to bring about change, disenfranchised and marginalized groups take up arms.
More than a year ago, the Red Skull appeared in a video on the Web urging fighters to take up arms against Maliki.Saddam’s Former Deputy, the Red Skull of Baghdad, Still at Large in Iraq and Allied With ISIS | Jacob Siegel, Christopher Dickey | July 21, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
As much as dad bloggers may take up arms against offensive ads, shows, and sites, they also celebrate when brands get it right.
Some of the very leaders who were instrumental in bringing freedom to South Sudan have taken up arms to destroy my infant country.
That Lawrence, whom he looked upon almost as a son, should take up arms against the South was to him a source of endless regret.The Courier of the Ozarks | Byron A. Dunn
Congress issued a manifesto, setting forth the causes and necessity of taking up arms in defence of their rights, against England.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
We have decided to take up arms because the liberties of the people and the interests of the nobles are equally threatened.Catherine de' Medici | Honore de Balzac
What made their situation the more critical was the reluctance of the militia and volunteers to take up arms.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
Among the slain, was found their missionary Sebastian Rasle, who had taken up arms in their defence.The Indian in his Wigwam | Henry R. Schoolcraft
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