Most of the entries in the 'Chronicle' are bare and brief, but sometimes, especially in the accounts of Alfred's own splendid exploits, a writer is roused to spirited narrative, occasionally in verse; and in the tenth century two great battles against
invading Northmen, at Brunanburh and Maldon, produced the only important extant pieces of Anglo-Saxon poetry which certainly belong to the West Saxon period.
The Army's] experience and battles against
extremist groups proved that it is the best army in the region in the fight against terrorism.
He told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / the ongoing battles against
the terrorist organization proved that without the participation of the Islamic militant factions and popular defense forces there will not be fully victory.
The Defense Minister ,Abdel-Rahim Mohamed Hussein, has asserted that the Armed Forces, mujahedeen and the other regular forces have engaged during the last week fierce battles against
the troops of the south Sudan State nd inflicted them heavy losses.
It is still holding around 350 bodies of Palestinians killed in battles against
Israelis over the last 40 years, according to the National Campaign.
Summary: Two Royal Marines who died in gun battles against
the Taliban have been named by the Ministry of Defence.
Outclassed Russian tanks fight running battles against
German Panzers and Tigers.
The idea that the war on terror should be seen as the latter-day equivalent or extension of the battles against
last century's totalitarianisms has been bandied about in opinion columns and magazine articles for more than a year with varying degrees of seriousness.
But no one said they were right, that America would be a better place today if the segregationists had won the political battles against
integrationists like Martin Luther King Jr.
Despite the prospect of insidious new battles against
the forces of bigotry now on the horizon, the promise of a bright future lies ahead.
Summary: Hezbollah held a funeral Sunday in the Bek Valley for a fighter killed in battles against
opposition groups in rural Damascus.
Seles' recovery has been remarkable, her hard-fought battles against
fear and depression and sorrow awe-inspiring.
Bankers have launched legal battles against
the practice of credit unions in admitting dissimilar companies into its family.