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  1. divide and ruleverb

    Synonyms:
    divide and conquer

  2. divide and ruleverb

    To gain and maintain power by breaking up larger concentrations of power into chunks that individually have less power than the one implementing the strategy.

    Synonyms:
    divide and conquer

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  1. Nic Cheeseman:

    Kenyatta has pulled the classic divide-and-rule move of the cunning president, creating as many potential alliances as possible in order to avoid empowering any one successor, this will help him to manage Gideon Moi, William Ruto and others with their own presidential ambitions.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    The nexus between the wolf and the jackal to jointly harass the mammals got exposed several years back, but they still continue to play the old divide and rule game to accuse & blame each other for the atrocity and injustice on animals just to make lame claim that they are in opposition of each other. When both are seen partying together or at the same place, their crony partner fox comes to their rescue and talks through its channel that see they are not talking or looking at each other and upon this only foolish animals clap and cheer.

  3. Anthony Davis:

    The real danger for these groups is their chronic inability to present a united front, which historically has allowed Myanmar’s military to divide and rule or spin out negotiations indefinitely.

  4. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe:

    Divide and rule, a sound motto. Unite and lead, a better one.

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