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- ‘Turkey was in a position to play the role of bridge-builder between the Occidental and Muslim worlds.’
- ‘The future belongs to the bridge-builders, not the wreckers.’
- ‘The dwarf bridge-builders were as good as their word.’
- ‘Nor are they worried much about the fighting that may well surround the bridge-builders as they do their job.’
- ‘The world continues to mourn this man, a torch-bearer of peace and a bridge-builder between faiths.’
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