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a neutral zone between two rival powers that is created in order to diminish the danger of conflict


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In a statement, the department said that this reminder comes amid arrest, recently, of many citizens who were in the buffer zones without prior authorization.
allowing smaller buffer zone distances if high-barrier tarp is used), minimum buffer zone distance, maximum application block size and requirements for applications with overlapping buffer zones.
20) To respond to this problem, the Massachusetts legislature implemented and revised buffer zones around its reproductive health care facilities.
Haaretz discovered that under the pretext of the so called security buffer zones and in collaboration with the Civil Administration that turns a blind eye, the majority of the illegal Israeli settlements have confiscated private land that belongs to Palestinians, and are being used as land reserves or for agriculture.
During the NATO foreign ministers' meeting in Anatolia on Wednesday, Stoltenberg said no decision on making buffer zones in Syria would be made during that meeting, and that this issue had been discussed several times, but the NATO isn't the side with the authority to decide whether to establish a buffer zone in Syria or not.
The buffer zone is a plot area of not less than 75% of the total area of the reserve in line with the recommendations of the International Union for Conservation of Nature.
The report does not specify the size of the buffer zones, except to say that the southern buffer zone would be smaller than Lebanon's full maritime claim, and also that the northern buffer zone would be "significantly smaller" than the southern buffer zone.
Roberts noted that no other state has a similar law and that he is aware of only five cities that have created fixed buffer zones around abortion clinics: Burlington, Vermont; Pittsburgh; Portland, Maine, and San Francisco and Santa Barbara in California.
Be vigilant about the trap that claims to protect you, an attempt to create a buffer zone that the country cannot bear the cost of," he gave the example of Turkey, Jordan and Iraq all refusing to create buffer zones at their borders as a warning sign that this could not be a good move for Lebanon.
The court, livid at states that, despite its April 4 and July 10 directions, had failed to notify the buffer zones in their respective reserves, imposed a fine of Rs.
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoy-an made it known that Turkey, along with its allies, is considering the option of creating a buffer zone within Syria.
Air Canada was previously advised by the Agency that buffer zones are appropriate for aircraft passengers who suffer allergies to peanuts or nuts and the airline agreed to create a buffer zone for such passengers when at least 48 hours' advance notice is provided, as well as to provide a briefing to passengers within the buffer zone.
Buffer zones are a key part of efforts to protect reds from the advancing greys.
Recently, many counties in California have voted to establish buffer zones.
MANMOHAN Singh has decided to write to all chief ministers asking them to notify mandatory buffer zones for 663 protected areas in the country, including 37 tiger reserves.