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Instead of picking up guns and retaliative methods of attack, the Bamiyan people used their pens and symbolic protests.
In this sense, Birju inherits his mother's vow and engages her will on his retaliative agenda.
Accordingly, they may object out of concern that their networks will be damaged in retaliative strikes because their multinational ties make them loath to take sides in a cyberconflict or for other reasons.
On the other hand, representatives of the United States described this irresponsible retaliative act as reckless and callous.
When the victim's role in a criminal prosecution is indirect, offenders who commit intentional transgressions run the risk that their victims will turn out to have a strongly retaliative disposition.
But once those peoples rise in retaliative fury, Dickens draws back however much he agrees with the need for reform.