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Survivor Irene Hollett, 58, of Troedyrhiw, added: "It can be a double-edged sword.
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi ordered the curfew suspension in Baghdad last Saturday and the decision was described as a double-edged sword by citizens.
First, however, his guardian, Judge Harlequin Brown, is murdered with a double-edged sword.
These restrictions would act like a double-edged sword," Parviz Sorouri said in an interview with FNA on Wednesday.
The LAPD's Pacific Division arrested Mertens on suspicion of trespassing on airport property and carrying a double-edged knife, Holcomb said.
From an armrest in the car, he retrieved a black-handled double-edged knife.
The crux of the difficulty is competency in language which, Murtagh claims, is a double-edged sword.
The 'rolling scissors' cutter contains a double-edged razor blade which falls out easily.
A reader who asked that he not be named pointed out that press freedom can sometimes be a double-edged sword.
Excavations of Neandertal artifacts at two eaves in northern Spain have yielded an unexpected discovery--a trove of thin, double-edged stone blades that researchers usually regard as the work of Stone Age people who lived much later.
This double-edged ubiquity of psychedelic art makes it even more of a challenge to identify works and artists that can, after the fact, go toe-to-toe with those canonized through Pop, Minimalism, and Conceptualism.