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It was shortly before midnight when the terrorists attacked.
Two prison officers were brutally attacked with a knife.
Opponents attacked the government's plan to increase road tax.
Parliament has been attacked for failing to take action.
The deputy Prime Minister last night attacked the decision as foolish.
The virus attacks the body's red blood cells.
The wood had been attacked by a fungus.
We need to attack the problem now before it gets worse.
She was just about to attack a plate of spaghetti when the phone rang.
They attacked with determination and defended well.
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