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Contemporary Examples of leon
The certification, which lasts three years, was renewed by then-Defense Secretary Leon Panetta in 2012.The Detainee Abuse Photos Obama Didn’t Want You To See
Noah Shachtman, Tim Mak
December 15, 2014
Few sore losers could wield sharp words quite like Leon Trotsky, especially when talking about Joseph Stalin.Kotkin Biography Reveals Stalin's Evil Pragmatism
November 30, 2014
Her punch was harder than the ones recently delivered by former Defense Secretaries Bob Gates and Leon Panetta.Here's How to Dig Out of This 'Stupid Sh*t' U.S. Foreign Policy
Leslie H. Gelb
August 13, 2014
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey later said they supported the plan at that time.Exclusive: Obama Told Lawmakers Criticism of His Syria Policy is 'Horsesh*t'
August 12, 2014
The White House and other officials, including former CIA Director Leon Panetta, have vigorously disputed that claim.Republicans Use Bin Laden in Pre-Emptive Strike on CIA ‘Torture Report'
August 5, 2014
Historical Examples of leon
All that is very ingenious, Leon, and your special pleading is magnificent.A Comedy of Marriage and Other Tales
Guy De Maupassant
But Leon refused to be alarmed, for he maintained an obstinate faith in the mine.
The little fortune of Felicien Gregoire passed to his son Leon.
They smiled at the sight, which gave them a very high opinion of Leon.The Fat and the Thin
On the front of their garments are the arms of Castille and Leon.
medieval kingdom in northwestern Spain, said to be from Latin legionis (septimae) "of the Seventh Legion," which was founded in Spain in 65 B.C.E.; the name probably then conformed to Spanish leon "lion." Related: Leonese.