Comment: Here's a few:

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Here's a few:

Militants (This could mean almost anything including boy scouts with potentially lethal pocket knives)

"Rebels" vs XXXX Regime (Syria, Iraq, Libya, etc, etc) If however they are not liked by aligned countries, they are not rebels, then they are "terrorists"

"Regime" has become a dirty word, and is way overused.

"Regime change" is code for WAR.

Sharpshooters(our side)/Snipers(enemy side)