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Ravage

To lay waste or destroy by any means.
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BEIRUT: Hezbollah condemned the hourslong Israeli "massacre" on Shejaiya near Gaza City Sunday, slamming the Israeli forces for preventing medical teams from entering the ravaged area to rescue the wounded.
Summary: A fire has ravaged California's third largest oil refinery in the heart of a San Francisco suburb.
UNION agriculture minister Sharad Pawar rubbished conspiracy theories and said the Mantralaya should be built anew after touring the fire ravaged building on Friday.
A lion that, ravaged by lust, ravages a cub to luck its mother
Workers on Wednesday began transporting debris to Tokyo from the Pacific coastal city of Miyako, Iwate Prefecture, one of the three prefectures most ravaged by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.
The arriving troops are being replaced by another Pakistan Army Contingent in that war ravaged country as part of relieve and rotation schedule.
A HISTORIC cricket club that was ravaged by fire has applied to install a temporary clubhouse.
Great extinctions have ravaged the planet before, and humanity is not immune.
The affectees were facing environmental and health problems while the World Health Organization was extending full cooperation in ensuring provision of medical facilities in flood ravaged areas.
Summary: Rabat - The Moroccan government has earmarked some 1.67 billion dirhams ($ 200 mln) to mitigate the effects of floods that ravaged several regions across the Kingdom.
At least 57 people have been killed and 1.27 million people relocated due to rainstorms and floods that have ravaged southern China since June 6, official media reported Monday.