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All the roads into Iraqi Kurdistan and toward Baghdad are closed and now the road toward Syria is also blocked.Has the Kurdish Victory at Sinjar Turned the Tide of ISIS War?|Niqash|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The government has blocked every opportunity to challenge this case on its merits.
I normally ignore blocked numbers, but was expecting a number of calls that day so I excused myself and answered anyway.A Female Writer’s New Milestone: Her First Death Threat|Annie Gaus|December 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They made one last charge for the airport, and when the riot police blocked them again a melee ensued.
But because he is still a practicing pastor, his name was instead blocked from her publicized affidavit.
The south tunnel in New Street was blocked April 18, 1877, by a locomotive turning over.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
John Silence, however, was before us both, and his figure slipped past and blocked the doorway of the tent.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
When about half way to Monticello three rough-looking men blocked the road, demanding his name and the reason of his haste.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
The channel between Bernier and Dorre is about a mile and a half wide, but is so blocked up by rocks as to be impassable.
On the right hand is seen a passage blocked up with stones, as was frequently done, to prevent accident.The Catacombs of Rome|William Henry Withrow