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THROUGH massacres of each other's citizens China and the United States had been four times plunged into devastating wars, when, in the year 1994, arose a Philosopher in Madagascar, who laid before the Governments of the two distracted countries the following MODUS VIVENDI:
That night Charley had a dream about the Boston massacre, and thought that he himself was in the crowd and struck down Captain Preston with a great club.
It is the sole remaining witness of the Boston massacre.
It is a massacre of mischievous creatures," replied the Captain; "and the Nautilus is not a butcher's knife.
From its mutilated fin still hung a young whale which it could not save from the massacre.
I heard him patiently enough till he had done, and then told him that I confessed I had all along opposed the massacre of Madagascar, and that I had, on all occasions, spoken my mind freely about it, though not more upon him than any of the rest; that as to having no command in the ship, that was true; nor did I exercise any authority, only took the liberty of speaking my mind in things which publicly concerned us all; and what concern I had in the voyage was none of his business; that I was a considerable owner in the ship.
Under cover of a similar pretence, have the outrages and massacres at Tahiti the beautiful, the queen of the South Seas, been perpetrated.
The Foreign Affairs Committee of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey has condemned the Khojaly Massacre in a statement released on the 26th anniversary of the incident, Turkish media reported on Feb.
The occupied Palestinian city of Hebron (Al-Khalil) marked 24 years since the Ibrahimi mosque massacre took place, when an Israeli settler opened fire at Muslims observing the dawn prayers on a Ramadan morning, killing 29 worshipers and injuring 150 others before he was caught and killed by the crowds.
While paying tributes to the victims of Sopore massacre on their anniversary said, 'The silence maintained by the international community over these gruesome and heart-wrenching incidents is very painful and their tall claims and rhetoric for their fight against state-sponsored terrorism has proved mere hoax.
SRINAGAR -- Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq paid rich tributes to the victims of 1993 Sopore massacre on their anniversary observed today saying 'New Delhi should apologize for all the massacres committed by its forces in Kashmir.
Theatres of Violence: Massacre, Mass Killing and Atrocity throughout History.