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victimize

verb beguile, betray, cheat, con, damage, deceive, defraud, delude, do out of, dupe, exploit, fast-talk, finagle, fleece, flimflam, fool, hoodwink, injure, mislead, obtain under false pretenses, prey on, snooker, subject to a swindle, subject to fraud, swindle, take advantage of, to subject to fraud, trick, use
See also: bait, betray, bilk, deceive, defeat, dupe, endanger, ensnare, exploit, extort, harass, illude, inveigle, maltreat, mishandle, mistreat, palter, persecute, prey, slay
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Tyrant Indian security forces have brutally been victimizing people
Tyrant Indian security forces have brutally been victimizing people of IOK of violence as a number of them have died and hundreds of others have been injured after suffering from pellet gun wounds in firing opened by Indian security forces on them,' he said.
ISLAMABAD, March 28, 2011 (Frontier Star): PML Secretary General Mushahid Hussain Sayed Sunday warned the Sindh and Punjab governments to review their strategy of victimizing the voiceless and peaceful protestors, saying that if the ruling elites do not mend their ways, a Middle East-like situation could emerge in Pakistan and the people, who are now making peaceful protests, would be up in arms against the rulers.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Peoples Party Senator Saeed Ghani has accused the federal government of victimizing former Federal Minister Dr.
Meanwhile, Federal Minister for defence production Abdul Qayyum Jatoi staged a walkout from the session of National Assembly against victimizing actions and misbehaviour of the Punjab police.
ISLAMABAD, March 28, 2011 (Balochistan Times): PML Secretary General Mushahid Hussain Sayed Sunday warned the Sindh and Punjab governments to review their strategy of victimizing the voiceless and peaceful protestors, saying that if the ruling elites do not mend their ways, a Middle East-like situation could emerge in Pakistan and the people, who are now making peaceful protests, would be up in arms against the rulers.
He further said that there are many complaints about the poor services of the company which it needs to address instead of victimizing the workers who are the real source of strength.