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an association, especially of nations for a common cause

a group of individuals united in a common cause

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a group of countries in special alliance

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BEIRUT: Speaker Nabih Berri's bloc will back Saad Hariri for the premiership, but Hezbollah's bloc will not, political sources said Wednesday, as the head of the Future Movement appeared certain to clinch an overwhelming parliamentary majority to be named the next prime minister.
The bloc's code of ethics states that members of the bloc must respect other members despite differences in ideologies, and that members should not bypass official spokespersons of the bloc unless this was specifically agreed upon.
It is not unimaginable that extrapolation of trends in recent trade activity between countries signify realignment of economies into the three large blocs that the authors envisage.
5) The model is symmetric, all the industrialised countries are assumed to be identical, and all the trade blocs are of equal size, hence it can be analysed by considering a representative trade bloc.
In fact, just by providing preferences for our neighbors, we will divert world trade from trade between blocs to trade inside blocs.
Rather than quarrel about which region of the world is now the most restrictive (and thus causing the world's move toward trading blocs), it is far better to accept the reality of trading blocs and get on with the job of understanding how trade between the blocs could be managed so that it doesn't deteriorate into the negative-sum games of the 1930s.
By being tied with the parliamentary bloc of Ennahda in terms of number of deputies, Nidaa Tounes bloc happens to take "prime position" as it is the bloc of the party that won the elections," added Harbaoui.
L'annonce de la constitution du bloc parlementaire Al-Horra, desormais troisieme bloc a l'Assemblee des Representants du Peuple (ARP), a suscite mercredi des tentions et a perturbe la reunion du bureau de l'Assemblee.
The lawmakers vowed to make the move as the militant bloc said it would file an impeachment complaint against Aquino over DAP.
We went over various suggestions and key projects with our Future bloc partners to protect Lebanon and its institutions by cooperating with all blocs," he stressed.
BondEdge now offers a flexible tool that allows clients to assign countries and/or currencies to Blocs.
Sulaymaniyah / National Iraqi News Agency / nina / The Presidium of the Kurdistan Parliament will hold a meeting with the heads of Parliamentary blocs next Tuesday in Sulaimaniya to discuss the necessary procedures to activate the parliament.
Abi Ramia confirmed that his bloc's stance is different from that of March 14 as for the constitutionality of the Parliament session on Wednesday, pointing out that they would hold consultation meetings today with other Parliamentary blocs and would meet with Speaker Nabih Berri to take a final decision regarding the said session.
Politics "Who voted for food decision now oppose it", MP BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: State of Law MP Abdul Salam al-Maliki criticized some blocs for voting for cancelling the food ration card, while now rejecting the move, pointing that the decision was approved by the Iraqi Cabinet for all political blocs, while the State of Law Bloc has only one ministry in the Cabinet.
Two other blocs of nine claims each have been staked North of the main bloc.