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reconquer

ree kawng ker

  • v  conquer anew
    The country reconquered the territory lost in the previous war

  • Some Israelis believe Israel should leave the West Bank and Gaza, others that it should reconquer them.
  • The children, attacked by the same urge which had already seized their elders, were going forth to reconquer the Holy Land for Christianity.
  • But this would require that Israel reconquer most of the West Bank and Gaza, and go house to house searching for weapons.
News & Articles

  • Fueled by Syria war, al-Qaida bursts back to life in Iraq
    BAGHDAD — Al-Qaida gunmen seeking to form a radical Islamic state out of the chaos of Syria’s civil war are fighting hard to reconquer the ...
    Jan. 7, 2014 - The Mckeesport Daily News
  • Insight: Fuelled by Syria war, al Qaeda bursts back to life in Iraq
    By Suadad al-Salhy BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Al Qaeda gunmen seeking to form a radical Islamic state out of the chaos of Syria's civil war are fighting hard to reconquer the province they once controlled in neighboring Iraq, stirring fears the conflict is exporting ever more instability. Exploiting local grievances against Baghdad's rule and buoyed by al Qaeda gains in Syria, the fighters have taken ...
    Jan. 6, 2014 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
  • Fueled by Syria War, Al Qaeda Bursts Back to Life in Iraq
    Al Qaeda gunmen seeking to form a radical Islamic state out of the chaos of Syria's civil war are fighting hard to reconquer the province they once controlled in neighboring Iraq, stirring fears the conflict is exporting ever more instability.
    Jan. 6, 2014 - New York Times
Quotes

  • Nicolas Sarkozy in AFP
    At a White House dinner on Tuesday, Sarkozy said he came with a simple message: "To reconquer the heart of America in a lasting fashion."
  • Michel Barnier in International Herald Tribune
    In this decision, there are ways for all our vineyards to modernize and set forth to reconquer the world,French Farm Minister Michel Barnier said.
  • Daniel Turp in National Post
    Pauline represents hope to reconquer the heart and souls of Quebecers,Turp said. "In political life, there are moments - it's her moment."

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