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They will not fight you (even) together, except in fortified townships, or from behind walls. Strong is their fighting (spirit) amongst themselves: thou wouldst think they were united, but their hearts are divided: that is because they are a people devoid of wisdom.

. ‘It may be that they have a strong fighting spirit
among themselves, but they have no Cause to fight for
and no common objective to achieve.
The Makkan Pagans want to keep their own unjust
autocracy; the Madinah Hypocrites wish for their own
domination in Madinah; and the Jews want their racial
superiority established over the Arabs, of whose growing
union and power they are jealous.’
Their pretended alliance could not stand the strain of
either a defeat or a victory. If they had been wise, they
would have accepted the Cause of Unity, Faith, and
Truth.

References:

Yusuf Ali, Abdullah. Translation and Commentary of the Quran. (surah 59 verse 14 Quran Arabic with English Translation & Commentary (Tafsir) by Abdullah Yusuf Ali, Free Download (quran4u.com)

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