“Conquer” in the news

Example collocations

attempt to conquer
conquer the world

Publications and example sentences

The Guardian
· US says Russia sent warplanes to back Libyan warlord  
Tarek Megerisi, a Libya expert at the European Council on Foreign Relations, said Libya was probably witnessing the death throes of Haftar’s ambition to enter Tripoli as a conquering hero.  Copy example sentence
The Independent
· ‘No denying it’: Russia sent warplanes to Libya to back Haftar, claims US  
Mr Haftar, backed by the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and France, has fought a years-long war to conquer the oil-rich North African country.  Copy example sentence
Seeking Alpha
· Don't Fold Your Bets On Teva  
After it becomes North America's leading mental illness medicine provider, TEVA can conquer the rest of the world.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· How could Roman legionnaires march so far in sandals?  
How on earth did they conquer an empire without Gor-Tex and Vibram?  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· Why a Biden Victory Hinges on Picking the Right Running Mate  
That might prove to be the single most effective way to head off the Trump campaign’s “divide and conquer” plan for progressives in 2020.  Copy example sentence
Seeking Alpha
· Facebook's Future Is Brighter Than Ever  
Facebook is currently marshaling its resources, or perhaps arraying its forces if you will, such that it soon will embark on its latest campaign to conquer the social media space.  Copy example sentence
BBC Sport
· On This Day: Celtic's Lisbon Lions gave birth to attacking football mantra  
And yet, at the final whistle, perhaps because we were so unused to Scottish football reaching such a pinnacle, there was almost a sense of disbelief that young men, all of whom, with one exception had been born within 10 miles of Celtic Park, had conquered a system which had become almost mythical in its association with success.  Copy example sentence
· China Roundup: A blow to US-listed Chinese firms and TikTok's new global face  
It’s part of the smartphone giant’s plan to conquer the world of smart home devices and wearables.  Copy example sentence