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I'm going to teach you some self-defense.
The Iraqi forces continue to exercise their legitimate right to self-defense and the Iraqi government justly points the finger at the aggressor.
She glanced around the room for something to use in self-defense.
Regardless of what she had said, he couldn't conceive of her killing someone with the possible exception of self-defense or protection of another.
The issue is whether the violence used in self-defense was proportional to the harm inflicted and to the reasonable apprehension of future harm.