Thesaurus / sanction

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At a time the EU wants to impose sanctions on Belarus over the crackdown on peaceful protesters there, Greece and Cyprus are quietly holding that plan to ransom — insisting they’ll only sign on if Turkey too is placed under sanctions.
China telecom manufacturer Huawei Technologies is facing new sanctions in the United States.
This could stimulate a movement for deeper sanctions against Putin.
WHY YOU SHOULD CARE ABOUT BELARUSTRACY MORANAUGUST 17, 2020OZY
The EU imposed sanctions after similar repressive actions following the 2010 election, and some member states are already raising the possibility of applying them again.
Disciplinary sanctions are few and reserved for the most egregious cases.
Another example is when we put economic sanctions on South Vietnam in 1963.
Still, the absolute necessity of some 'sanction' of a spiritual kind seemed clear to him.
Slavery, therefore, can find no sanction in the law of Moses.
No crew shall contend for any public prize, under the name of the club, without the sanction of the committee.
BOATINGW. B. WOODGATE
Will you sanction by your judicial authority transactions done in direct defiance of your legislative authority?

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