take control of


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See: accept, take
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Last Friday, the provincial government directed the Auqaf department to take control of the seminaries.
The SDF managed to take control of the silos of the city of Manbij from the ISIL as they were very close to the city center.
The Libyan military police indeed managed to take control of the border post from the rebels of Zouara who had been taking control of it since the end of fights in the country.