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fortress

1. A fortification of massive scale, generally of monumental character and sometimes including an urban core; also called stronghold.
2. A protected place of refuge.
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In conjunction, Weatherl is joined by Travis Lain, chief operating officer as well as Caleb Weatherl, president and chief financial officer, at Stronghold, respectively.
They added that the Al-Nusra has sent a number of fresh fighters to save its last strongholds in Northeastern Hama from the army unit.
Meade revealed that Monksland, like Apache Stronghold owned by Patricia Hunt, is likely to run at Haydock in the Betfair Stayers' Handicap Hurdle on Saturday.
Full details of the Vikings' 2017 Stronghold Membership packages can be found on the club's official website www.
Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) said with the flushing out of the bandits, development could now start to take place in the former Abu Sayyaf strongholds.
Apache Stronghold has reportedly schooled very well in recent weeks.
As for the car blast last month that hit the Beirut southern suburb of Bir al-Abed, also a stronghold of Hezbollah, sources said that the resistance group had detained two Palestinians involved in the case after they sought shelter in a Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon.
Summary: Gaddafi loyalists in Sirte and other regime strongholds have been told they have another week to surrender before the rebels move in.
DIALA / Aswat al-Iraq: Combined forces on Friday detained 12 persons wanted on "terrorist" charges and seized light arms during search raids in three residential sections considered key strongholds of Al-Qaeda in Iraq (AQI) in the city of Baaquba, a local security source in Diala said.
Summary: Hizbullah leader Hassan Nasrallah told a visiting expatriate group he would hit Tel Aviv if Israel strikes Hizbullah's Beirut stronghold.
The missile struck the home on Friday in North Waziristan, a suspected stronghold of Taliban and al-Qaida fighters along the border with Afghanistan.
One time Grind King/Bronze Age kingpin turned Stronghold boutique denim garmento Michael "Casals" Paradise has again generated controversy in the fabled city of Venice, CA.