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come under fire

C2 to be criticized: The government has come under fire for its decision to close the mines.
Translations of “come under fire”
in Chinese (Traditional) 遭受批評…
in Russian подвергаться критике…
in Turkish eleştirilmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 遭受批评…
in Polish znaleźć się w ogniu krytyki…
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