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witch-hunt

a rigorous campaign to round up or expose dissenters on the pretext of safeguarding the welfare of the public
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According to The Hill, Mueller, before the House Judiciary Committee, said, "It is not a witch hunt," after he was asked by House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff if Trump's repeated statements about the special counsel investigation were accurate.
"After more than two years of an endless Witch Hunt, there is NO EVIDENCE OF COLLUSION.
Liz Gardiner, chairman of the Renfrewshire Witch Hunt Experience, said: "This is our now premises and it is going to be an interpretative learning centre.
'We want the world to know that this court case is an allegation and a witch hunt that has no basis but merely being used to cast aspersion and smear on the well-accepted profile and candidature of Chima Anyaso as the next house of a representative member from Bende Federal Constituency.
Mr Trump has repeatedly denounced the investigation as a "witch hunt" intended to delegitimise his presidency.
Neeson, 65, said: "There is a bit of a witch hunt happening.
He wrote: "You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!" Trump ended the tweet with "MAGA" - short for "Make America Great Again".
"This is the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history!"
Witch Hunt is the typical urban paranormal adventure story.
Speaking to the media outside the magazine prison, Rajapakse said it would not matter if he was arrested and imprisoned in the government's political witch hunt.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A deputy in the European Parliament has called on the Turkish authorities to halt legal proceedings against European Left (EL) party Vice Chair Maite Mola along with a number of Turkish citizens on charges of insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdoy-an and said Erdoy-an's "witch hunt" against critics of the Turkish government must end.
WITCH HUNT: A CENTURY OF MURDER Channel 5, 9pm Four hundred years ago, hundreds of innocent people were persecuted, tortured and killed as an obsession to stamp out Satanism swept the British Isles.