- Long a warring ground for rulers and peoples ranging from the Romans and Turks to the Serbs and Bulgarians, Albania became a republic in1925.Tiran is the capital and the largest city.
- As the war grinds on,many innocent Iraqis and coalition soldiers are dead.
- The culture war grinds on: America is slouching towards Gomorrah or theocracy, depending on your viewpoint.
- They are now trapped in a small and shrinking patch of jungle as the war grinds on to its bitter end.
- The temptation was warring with his conscience.
- The war was lost because of a shortage of munitions.