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Example Sentences for "casualty"

Truth and integrity seem to have become the first casualties of this dirty election campaignPolice fear more casualties may be found when firemen are able to get into the rest of the burning building.

Truth and integrity seem to have become the first casualties of this dirty election campaign.

Many of the casualties in the battle appear to have been accidentally shot by their fellow soldiers.

The police fired tear gas and rubber bullets into the crowd of demonstrators, causing numerous casualties.

The number of casualties of yesterday's terrible soccer violence is estimated at over 25 injured, and one man dead.

Eaton's department store chain was one of the first major casualties of the war with the major American megastores.

Casualties from the earthquake totalled about 4,500 killed and 2,000 injured, and property damage in the millions of pounds.

The American Civil War resulted in a half million casualties (including over 350,000 deaths) for the Northern forces, and over 480,000 casualties (and almost 260,000 deaths) for the South.

Attacks by Israeli forces and Palestinian militants have resulted in hundreds of casualties for both sides, without any hope for peace in the foreseeable future.

A number of the casualties in the ferry disaster could have been saved, had the crew been properly trained for an emergency.

Aeschylus once said that in time of war, the first casualty is truth.

The casualties of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center number in the thousands.

The tsunami which hit Thailand in December of 2004 claimed more than 5,000 casualties, half of them tourists.

The Swiss civil war of 1847 lasted less than a month and caused fewer than 100 casualties.

During the Gulf War in 1991, most of the British casualties were caused accidentally by their own military.

In Europe, the second Battle of Ypres ended in 1915 with over 105,000 casualties, many killed by poisonous gas.


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