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Assault

Unwanted and/or violent physical contact with another person. Assault is a crime and a tort in most jurisdictions, though specific definitions differ from place to place.
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The Chinese ministry also said it may take some time to identify the assaulters, adding it is unclear whether they were Chinese police officers or private security guards hired by the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA), the event organizer.
It has to be part of this complex buffet of offerings called "empowerment self-defense," and this is teaching girls in particular--but boys also--how to physically resist an assaulter, but also how to remove themselves from a situation before an assault occurs.
Three elements make up an SAS anti-terrorist team - command, snipers and assaulters.
However unknown assaulters fired three bullets on his car when he was en route to home from his clinic.
Highlighting the situation in the northern West Bank town of Qabatiya, the hometown of the three Palestinian assaulters, al-Quds reported that the town remains under siege.
The top Islamic official urged Israel to distinguish between guests and worshippers on the one hand and assaulters on the other.
4- Provision of psychological, social and health guidance and rehabilitation service to the victims and assaulters.
Even though the denials make up less than 1 percent of the lawful transfers, they represent individuals who we do not want to have access, let alone easy access, to guns: murderers, rapists, domestic assaulters and meth addicts.
The bus driver and conductor filed an FIR against the siblings accusing them of being the assaulters .
In response to a reporter's question about the Charlie Hebdo assaulters shouting the name of Allah during the attack, GE[micro]rmez said that the assaulters intend to manipulate people's perception on the incident.
The Dawn online newspaper reports 15 assaulters were killed and some more injured, Itar-Tass reported.
The army members responded to the attack with fire to disperse assaulters, causing the injury of citizen Khaled Ahmad al Hojairy.