“Engulf” in the news

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www.france24.com
FRANCE 24
· French forces kill leader of Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb  
Despite the presence of thousands of French and UN troops, the conflict has engulfed the centre of the country and spread to neighbouring Burkina Faso and Niger.  Copy example sentence
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· View Pictures of the George Floyd Protests Nationwide  
Rallies, marches and looting engulfed cities from coast to coast.  Copy example sentence
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· Trump Rekindles His Fight With the N.F.L. Over Protests Led by Kaepernick  
The president’s admonishment comes as the N.F.L., like the rest of the country, grapples with how to respond to the killings of black Americans at the hands of police, and to the protests that have engulfed the nation for nearly two weeks since the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.  Copy example sentence
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Seeking Alpha
· May 2020 PMI: The Good News  
Our nation is engulfed with protests, COVID-19, and states reopening in the middle of a pandemic.  Copy example sentence
www.economist.com
The Economist
· Checks and Balance: “Checks and Balance”—our weekly podcast on American politics  
On the latest episode of “Checks and Balance”, America is engulfed in its most widespread, sustained unrest since the late 1960s.  Copy example sentence
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NBCNews.com
· The right is trying to link George Soros and George Floyd protests. Don't let it.  
The killing of George Floyd, an American-born African American man, and the protests against police brutality that have engulfed the nation since his death would seem to not have much in common with George Soros, the nearly 90-year-old Hungarian-born Holocaust survivor and billionaire philanthropist.  Copy example sentence
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The Economist
· Checks and Balance: Fair cops—racism, police brutality and protest in America  
AMERICA IS s engulfed in its most widespread, sustained unrest since the late 1960s.  Copy example sentence
www.theatlantic.com
The Atlantic
· The 13 Best Movies About Why You Shouldn’t Trust the Government  
Their deep suspicion of the apparatus of power stemmed from real scandals engulfing the U.S., or from rumors of government involvement in assassinations and overseas wars that could never be fully dismissed.  Copy example sentence
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· An S.O.S. for Listening at Home  
Antigovernment demonstrations that have engulfed Hong Kong for much of the past year have featured a constant tug of war between protesters and the authorities who are using technology to surveil or stop them.  Copy example sentence