Looted sentence examples

  • Most of the condos have been looted already.

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  • The town was looted and practically destroyed.

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  • Women hold a degraded position among the Somali (wives being often looted with sheep), doing most of the hard work.

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  • Successive Arab dynasties looted it, and many monuments of antiquity suffered (to be finally swept away by "municipal improvements" under the French regime).

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  • In November 1895 Kurds looted and burned the Armenian villages on the plain; and in the same month Kharput was attacked and the American schools were burned down.

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  • After the defeat of the Abyssinians at Debra Sin in August 1887 Gondar was looted and fired by the dervishes under Abu Anga.

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  • Not only was Sechele attacked at his capital Kolobeng, and the European stores and Livingstone's house there looted, but the Boers stopped a trader named M`Cabe from going northward.

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  • Those who tried to understand the general course of events and to take part in it by self-sacrifice and heroism were the most useless members of society, they saw everything upside down, and all they did for the common good turned out to be useless and foolish--like Pierre's and Mamonov's regiments which looted Russian villages, and the lint the young ladies prepared and that never reached the wounded, and so on.

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  • Arica was captured, looted and burned by the Chileans in 1880, and in accordance with the terms of the treaty of Ancon (1883) should have been returned to Peru in 1894, but this was not done.

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  • and Abyssinia (1887-96) Adowa was on three or four occasions looted and burnt; but the churches escaped destruction.

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  • looted treasure hidden within its forests.

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  • looted artifacts more saleable.

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  • Sechele was regarded by the Boers as owing them allegiance, and in August 1852 Pretorius sent against him a commando (in which Paul Kruger served as a field cornet), alleging that the Bakwena were harbouring a Bakatla chief who had looted cattle belonging to Boer farmers.

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  • None of the items displayed at a news conference were priceless antiquities looted from Iraqi museums.

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  • looted gold.

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  • looted objects have turned up in this city.

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  • It was in this expedition that Livingstone's house was looted.

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  • From Gallabat a dervish raiding party penetrated to Gondar, which they looted.

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  • A large number of the Gregorian and Protestant Armenian clergy and people were massacred, and churches, monasteries and houses were looted.

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  • Serious rioting arose only in Shiraz and Fars, where some persons lost their lives and a number of caravans were looted.

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  • antiquityegations have led to increased fears that London may now be a major clearing center for looted antiquities from around the world.

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  • He has decreed that the hated former dictator Abacha should be allowed to keep $ 100 million of the money he looted.

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  • The gray freestone may be stone looted from Roman ruins.

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  • The community and its tenants took sides, and the abbey granges were looted and destroyed by rival factions.

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  • The trade in looted antiquities and the return of cultural property: a British parliamentary inquiry.

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  • looted Assyrian fragments is unknown.

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  • Many Iron Age sites have been systematically looted for small items of saleable jewelry.

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  • looted again quot on the.

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  • With 1,400 men he defeated the garrison of 2,600 in pitched battle outside the city, which he then looted.

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  • She also looted his special time of the night.

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  • To further terrorize ethnic Albanians, Serbs reportedly looted and burned their homes and shops throughout the town.

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  • looted from Egyptian archeological sites in the spring.

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  • nuclear bombhe material looted in Iraq is unsuitable for making nuclear fission bombs, it will suit terrorists wanting to build RDDs.

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  • The UN accused the warring parties of deliberately prolonging the war as they looted gold, diamonds and other goods.

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  • scutcheon looted from Oliver Cromwell's funeral.

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  • treasures looted during the Serbian attack in 1991.

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  • Another relic of this period is a beautiful triptych, looted from a chapel on one of the Spanish ships.

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  • But one suspects that their looted statue of the Athenian tyrannicides was not on public view at Susa.

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  • He answered them first in figurative language, speaking of the certain downfall of a kingdom or a family divided against itself, and of the strong man's house which could not be looted unless the strong man were first bound.

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  • Just see what the blackguards have looted....

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  • The conservation of a majesty scutcheon looted from Oliver Cromwell 's funeral.

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  • Its municipal museum, housed in Eltz Castle, was bombed and its treasures looted during the Serbian attack in 1991.

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  • A group of high school students, dubbed the Bling Ring, looted celebrity homes taking jewelry, designer clothes, cash, and other items.

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  • Simpson and a small group of men entered the Palace Station hotel in Las Vegas and looted a variety of sports memorabilia.

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  • Jon Gosselin, who split from his wife Kate in 2009, claimed that his new girlfriend Hailey Glassman looted and robbed his apartment later that year.

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