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Begum's family has urged the British government to reconsider the decision as an "act of mercy."
THE mother of jihadi bride Shamima Begum has begged the Home Secretary to reinstate her daughter's British citizenship as "an act of mercy".
With the Blues trailing 1-0 to James Ward-Prowse's goal, Silva brought Portuguese compatriot Gomes off after just 57 minutes in what seemed like an act of mercy.
With the Blues trailing 1-0 to James Ward-Prowse's goal, Silva gave Portuguese compatriot Gomes the hook after just 57 minutes in what seemed like an act of mercy.
For reasons unknown, this last act is usually interpreted by us Filipinos as purely an act of mercy. It most obviously is not just that: someone had to pay for mankind's sins, and God had to send His Son to do pay the ultimate price.
In his concluding remarks, the judge said: "The act was a spur of the moment and your genuine belief this was an act of mercy. No two cases are the same.
After all these years, the United States seems farther than ever from a rejection of the idea that launching the atomic warfare on Japanese civilian populations was "an act of mercy." The US further refuses to apologize for the nuclear obliteration of the two cities.
Federal Regulations 43 CFR 4770.1 prohibit the following acts: maliciously or negligently injuring or harassing a wild horse or burro, destroying a wild horse or burroexcept as an act of mercy and treating a wild horse or burro inhumanely.
Those numbers suggest that it may not be an act of mercy but of enlightened self-interest to formalize their presence within U.S.
Joselu, however, is gradually losing the supporters, and should probably be left out as an act of mercy.
Samantha Geimer, who was 13 at the time of the attack, had asked the court to stop her suffering in an "act of mercy" by ending the attempt to bring the Oscar-winner back to the US for sentencing.
Samantha Geimer, who was 13 when the star is said to have plied her with Champagne and a sedative, had asked the Los Angeles hearing to end her suffering in an "act of mercy" by ceasing the attempt to bring the Oscar winner to justice.