It was the other Sunni insurgent groups that were there alongside them, unacknowledged partners in the coalition.
Not everyone signed up for the coalition, she says, noting that the Komen foundation did not join.
The three elections were all about the same thing—hope for this new future the Obama coalition seemed to augur, or fear of it.
The coalition will work with partners to create a digital “badging system.”
These so-called "green on blue" attacks now account for 14% of all coalition casualties.
The Governor next endeavoured to obtain a coalition Ministry, but failed, and a dissolution was granted (April, 1909).
On the question of a coalition, no offers have as yet been made.
They declined in a letter to the Duke of York, alleging differences on grounds of policy too deep to admit of a coalition.
Such was the state of the coalition of which William was the head.
As this program was somewhat vaguely worded, coalition in the strict and true sense of the word was not secured.
1610s, "the growing together of parts," from French coalition (1540s), from Late Latin coalitus "fellowship," originally past participle of Latin coalescere (see coalesce). First used in a political sense 1715.
An alliance of political groups formed to oppose a common foe or pursue a common goal.
Note: In countries with many political parties, none of which can get a majority of the citizens' votes, the only way an effective government can be formed is by a coalition of parties. Such coalitions are often unstable.