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embattled, embattlemented

Having battlements.
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Identify and assess emergency needs of embattled CSOs across all regions and types of advocacy that have been threatened or attacked because of their work, vet cases according to pre-established criteria, and provide assistance in a timely and secure manner; emergency assistance may be provided for needs that could include, but are not limited to, legal representation, appeals, and trial monitoring; medical bills arising from abuse; transportation costs for visiting incarcerated members; replacement of equipment damaged or confiscated as a result of harassment; relocation of staff and/or offices; and security;
In Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander in Chief, McPherson conducts his review methodically, without emotion, like an intellectual Sgt.
LADBROKES is to begin the search for a new chief executive after announcing that its embattled boss is to step down after five years in the role.
Meanwhile tens of thousands of rank-and-file police officers should have part of their membership fee for the embattled Police Federation refunded.
Islamabad: Embattled former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf on Tuesday filed a petition before the anti-terrorism court in Quetta seeking exemption from personal appearance in connection with the Bugti murder case.
Tuesday marked the 40th straight day of mass anti-graft protests against the countryas embattled government a and for the first time, police clashed with demonstrators.
Saturday's victory means the embattled Yanal has won a stay of execution, so to speak.
Kowsari pointed to the West's broad economic ties with Libya prior to the popular uprisings against embattled ruler of the North African country Muammar Qaddafi and reiterated that Western countries "are concerned about their own economic interests, particularly the Libyan oil supply to the international market".
Summary: Forces loyal to embattled leader Moammar Qaddafi on Tuesday returned to a Libyan border post along southern Tunisia, days after leaving the area, witnesses said.
24 /PRNewswire/ -- Lending his help to embattled Octomom Nadya Suleman as she faces foreclosure proceedings on her house, comedian and entertainment personality Tattoo is lending his help to the embattled mom of 14 by hosting the Octomom Yard Sale With Tattoo And The Crew.
The embattled developer had sought the protection of Dublin's High Court to stop lenders calling in loans from seven of his firms.
1]s embattled national airline Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) has been banned to operate any flight within and outside Tanzania, at the same time had its operations certificate revoked by Tanzania[sup.