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Iraqis who dared to offer resistance were shamefully labelled as 'insurgents' and 'terrorists'.
50 were scheduled for today, but the convicts refused from transfer and attempted to offer resistance.
Chundrigar Road, the Minister said that he had the courage to offer resistance and sacrificed his life against lawlessness.
Referring to the recent incident of killing of an industrialist in Karachi, the minister said that he had the courage to offer resistance and sacrificed his life against lawlessness.
India then lost wickets regularly and only skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was able to offer resistance, top-scoring with 67 as his side were bowled out for 225.
He said that PHC had already issued a stay order in the case, but despite that the gas company was determined to implement the plan, which would not be tolerated, saying that they would offer resistance against what he called unconstitutional step of SNGPL.
FS-3781 is said to offer resistance against solvents such as hydrocarbons, jet fuel, kerosene, gas and diesel, and has a broad operating temperature range.
They also offer resistance to shrapnel from hand grenades and explosive charges," he added.
Series 247 EverThane (gloss) and Series 248 EverThane (satin) are low-VOC products that offer resistance to abrasion, stains, chemicals, wet conditions, and corrosive fumes.
He does not appear to speak or offer resistance as police move towards him.
Clarke's gutsy 98 off 216 balls lasted almost five hours, but the vice-captain was the only batsman to offer resistance of any substance on a green pitch.
Byline: Alan Sweetman says young chasers can offer resistance to Paul Nicholls team