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He was born in a barn to penniless parents who were part of a people under occupation.
They have endured intifadas and an often cruel military occupation.
In reality, the Iraqi borders had been arbitrarily drawn and disregarded 2,000 years of tribal, sectarian, and nomadic occupation.
Tatar control—part occupation and part suzerainty over impotent, tribute-paying Russian principalities—lasted more than 200 years.Russian History Is on Our Side: Putin Will Surely Screw Himself|P. J. O’Rourke|May 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His writings usually identify an enemy, such as the U.S. government, minorities, or the chimeric Zionist Occupation Government.
At an early hour next morning the train of wagons got into motion, and the hunters went out to their usual occupation.Hunting the Lions|R.M. Ballantyne
But, fortunately, they had scant time for repining, and there is nothing like active occupation to banish useless brooding.Dorothy at Skyrie|Evelyn Raymond
Everywhere there was a sense of recent occupation, an impression of sadness and gloom.The Empty House And Other Ghost Stories|Algernon Blackwood
Let the wags laugh on; but a far pleasanter occupation is to sleep until breakfast-time, or near it.Little Travels and Roadside Sketches|William Makepeace Thackeray
The proportion of the population engaged in gainful occupation at the present time is significant.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey