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But the governments were taken away from them by the militant proletariat.
The Heavenly Waltz , Polly had been remarkable chiefly for a fund of humorous anecdote and a gift, amounting almost to genius, for doing battle with militant landladies.
Who was to know anything of this strange new menace of the twentieth century--China, old China, rejuvenescent, fruitful, and militant!
She bounded in amongst them, her anxious and militant motherhood making her anything but a pretty sight.
So spake the Sovran voice, and Clouds began To darken all the Hill, and smoak to rowl In duskie wreathes, reluctant flames, the signe Of wrauth awak't: nor with less dread the loud Ethereal Trumpet from on high gan blow: At which command the Powers Militant, That stood for Heav'n, in mighty Quadrate joyn'd Of Union irresistible, mov'd on In silence thir bright Legions, to the sound Of instrumental Harmonie that breath'd Heroic Ardor to advent'rous deeds Under thir God-like Leaders, in the Cause Of God and his MESSIAH.
The mass of the crowd was Nationalist, and already in threatening uproar; and a minority of equally angry Intellectuals, led by Armagnac and Brun, only made the majority more militant.
You may take it as you like, but under the circumstances the only policy for the militant revolutionary group is to disclaim all connection with this damned freak of yours.
He had heard so much since crossing the frontier of these celebrities of the militant revolution; the legends, the stories, the authentic chronicle, which now and then peeps out before a half-incredulous world.
Militant outfit Hizbul Mujahideen claimed the responsibility of the attack.
The militants opened fire on security forces, after exchange of fire two militants were killed on the spot.The bodies of militants were shifted to the District Headquarters Hospital Turbat for autopsy where one of the militant was identified as Imam Baksh S/O Rahim Baksh resident of Gomazi area of Turabt.
The majority of the militants were killed in northern Kunduz province, MoD said, adding that 8 militant including the group's commander identified as Abu Bakar was killed.
Colonel Joshi said another militant was killed in an ongoing operation in Manigah forests of Kupwara in north Kashmir.