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Synonyms for counteraction

action intended to nullify the effects of some previous action

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Pyongyang issued an ultimatum to the South Korea to stop blasting its propaganda the loudspeakers across the border by 17:00 local time on Saturday or face a military counteraction.
9) amendments and additions to the law on counteraction to financing of terrorism and money laundering;
An efficient IR protection requires specialized strategies that involve an adaptive response to increased heat (specific to IR radiation) and the counteraction of IR-induced ROS production.
In a counteraction, the mother prevented the father from seeing his two daughters on the grounds that he failed to maintain their safety.
Now, a new study from the Sbarro Health Research Organization (SHRO, Center for Biotechnology, Temple University, Philadelphia PA USA), Lombardi Cancer Center , Georgetown University and the University of L'Aquila (Italy)) has revealed that cocoa polyphenols triggers neuroprotection by activating BDNF survival pathway, both on Abeta plaque treated cells and on Abeta oligomers treated cells, resulting in the counteraction of neurite dystrophy.
But if the hostile forces make provocations against it, it will take strong military counteraction and never pardon them.
This chapter would be of particular benefit to planners and leaders looking to develop "tabletop" or other training events that would focus leaders on specific threats and the action, reaction, and counteraction options available to them.
Taiwan's industry executives pointed out that Everlight's counteraction is quite encouraging following years of tiresome lawsuits against Taiwan's LED makers by global manufacturers.
Following the initiative of the Ukrainian delegation, statements regarding the fight against corruption at the top government levels as well as counteraction to the attempts to influence the work of prosecutors and criminal investigators were added to the document elaborated during the Fourth World Summit of Prosecutors General, Attorneys General and Chief Prosecutors, organized by the United Nations.
The wasps, on the other hand, could presumably have squished any troublesome acts but instead their main counteraction was to pick up any that offended them in their jaws, fly backwards for a metre or two, then drop the ant in mid-air.
In May, the Ukrainian parliament adopted amendments to the Law of Ukraine on Prevention and Counteraction to Legalization (Laundering) of the Proceeds from Crime and Terrorist Financing.
The police have deployed counteraction teams to combat Maoists, who have reportedly entered the region.
The military said it would retaliate for any attack "with our powerful military counteraction, and if necessary, mercilessly destroy the bulwark of aggression by mobilising all the offensive and defensive means including nuclear deterrent".
It is the toughest mode of counteraction of the DPRK (North Korea) to react to the enemy s stick with a sword and its artillery piece with a missile," the North s main newspaper said in a commentary.
Shortly after taking office in May, Medvedev, who vowed to fight corruption during his campaign, signed a decree creating the Presidential Council on Counteraction of Corruption.