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  1. turn, turn of events, twist(noun)

    an unforeseen development

    "events suddenly took an awkward turn"

    routine, spell, kink, construction, device, play, number, spin, twist, bend, tour, twisting, turning, wrench, round, wind, eddy, whirl, twirl, pull, good turn, braid, tress, act, bout, gimmick, crook, go, turn, bit, winding, plait

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  1. turnofevents

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  1. Charles Armstrong:

    He was someone that one would have thought would remain very high up in the regime. So this kind of a shake up, particularly if he's been executed, is quite a remarkable turn of events.

  2. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov:

    Provocateurs in Kiev ... could try to 'whip something up' in the expectation that this will influence the world public and weapons will flow into Ukraine, i am convinced that Berlin and Paris, as the most important players ..., should prevent such a turn of events.

  3. Rod Webber:

    That's an interesting turn of events, the big bad media comes in and then it's OK -- they'll let me in and just ignore me.

  4. Jang Sam Ryong:

    The U.S. Department of Justice and Secret Service had the Central Bank dead to rights back in 2005 for not only counterfeiting, and printing the dollar, but also its leadership for circulating the notes and laundering money, so it would seem to be a remarkable turn of events, i am extremely skeptical of the deputy governor's sincerity.

  5. Brett Foster:

    It’s only with this recent turn of events that people have started to talk about this network, so there’s a host of additional things that are interesting to investigate.

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