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infighting

Boxing combat at close quarters in which proper blows are inhibited and the fighters try to wear down each other's strength
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In 2013, the party-list group also won in the said elections but also failed to have their nominees take their seats in Congress because of infighting.
It must be remembered that on 13th April, TTP spokesperson Shahidullah Shahid denied the news of infighting among Taliban groups in Pakistan and claimed that such news is exaggerated by media.
"We want to clarify that it was just a minor issue that has been settled down by the Shura and the leaders,\" Shahid said adding that the infighting was not of the whole movement of Taliban nor all Mehsuds were involved in it.
A local source said that people's assets were looted in al-Vilat and al-Mahmoudiyah neighborhoods, where infighting in underway.
Kabul [Afghanistan], Nov 29 ( ANI ): At least six Islamic State (IS) militants were killed and four others were injured as the infighting among the Taliban and IS has spread to eastern Laghman province.
To address the infighting among beneficiaries, the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in this province started conducting on May 17 the validation and redocumentation of the lands, once occupied by the National Development Corp.-Guthrie Estate Inc.
Sana'a: Yemen's newly-appointed minister of justice was the judge who upheld a death sentence against the incumbent president Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi in 1987 following bloody infighting between different factions of the ruling Socialist Party in the former Marxist South Yemen state.
MUMBAI North Central, which until a few weeks ago was considered one of the safe seats for the Congress in Mumbai, is poised for tough battle, thanks to infighting among the Congress party.
In short, fast-paced chapters (usually about 15 pages), Detzer chronicles the argument over possession of Sumter, the political infighting, indecision, and ineptitude involved, and the patient long-suffering of Anderson and his men behind their battlements.
In a relevant development last week, Ankara-backed militants continued plundering people's assets in the occupied town of Afrin in Northwestern Aleppo amid a two-day-long infighting between the Turkish troops and militants in the town.
Summary: Kabul [Afghanistan], November 24 (ANI): The Islamic State (IS) terror group has beheaded 15 of its own fighters in Afghanistan's eastern province of Nangarhar because of infighting.
MALITA -- Infighting and hunger had driven 9 communist rebels operating in this province and nearby areas to yield, a military official said Wednesday.