gain liberty

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Petilla said it is but proper to recognize the people who stood their foot to gain liberty and ensure aspiration of lasting peace and understanding.
Indeed, when institutions gain liberty, people lose it.
Although some may predict the unavoidable downfall of these regimes, there are additional factors to consider, such as Syria's intelligence, military strength, and close ties to Iran; Yemen's ongoing internal fight against extremists; and the length of the fighting required to gain liberty.
Haniyeh: We will not recognize Israel and we will adhere to resistance until we gain liberty.
As I was listening to the Senate confirmation hearings for Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, I heard several mentions of how President Bush plans to guide foreign states to gain liberty and freedom under democracy.