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Synonyms for aid

Synonyms for aid

to give support or assistance

the act or an instance of helping

assistance, especially money, food, and other necessities, given to the needy or dispossessed

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If it wants to be "feminist", foreign assistance cannot look away from this truth - its stark deviation from the equality that is feminism's heart and centre.
foreign assistance is continuous in the sense of the motivation behind it.
As for the future of foreign assistance, those involved said it will require the U.
Following a demand made by Senator Sughra Imam, Acting Chairman of the Senate Sabir Ali Baloch referred the question to Senate Privileges Committee with directives that IG of Punjab police may be summoned before the committee to explain his position on foreign assistance being received by religious seminaries in Punjab.
The Department concluded that, of the 140 governments that were potential beneficiaries of foreign assistance and were evaluated pursuant to the Act, 50 did not meet the minimum requirements of fiscal transparency.
We do get foreign assistance but it falls far below the commitment that they make or far below the resources that we need," he said.
A better, broader term is foreign assistance, which is assistance to foreign nations ranging from the sale of military equipment to donations of food and medical supplies to aid survivors of natural and manmade disasters.
There has been increased commentary from Slovenian officials in recent weeks about the likelihood of seeking foreign assistance to clean up the country's banking sector.
The Syrian army has accumulated experience during years of conflict with the Zionist regime and is able to defend itself and doesn't need foreign assistance," he added.
However, Pourdastan said the Iranian military "won't have any active involvement in the operations," emphasizing that the Syrian army has "accumulated experience during years of conflict with the Zionist regime (Israel) and is able to defend itself and doesn't need foreign assistance.
financial assistance to Iran ([section] 620A of the Foreign Assistance Act, FAA, P.
Addressing the inauguration ceremony of the country's biggest gasoline plant at Shazand refinery in the country's Central province of Markazi on Thursday, Ahmadinejad said the project was proof that Iran has achieved self-sufficiency in oil refinery construction and does not need foreign assistance in this regard.
The same official said Cyprus and its prospective creditors were still "far apart" on concerns that the island facilitates money laundering and needs to beef up its legal and regulatory framework before receiving foreign assistance.
Hart acknowledged that thousands would not die instantly after the sequester, but said the financial figures took into account the long-term effects if the cuts to foreign assistance become permanent.
US officials made no request for foreign assistance, though, as part of the standard emergency practice in North America, electrical utility workers from unaffected states and Canadian provinces came into the areas hit by Sandy to restore utility services.
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