demilitarize

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Synonyms for demilitarize

do away with the military organization and potential of

remove offensive capability from

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Hizbullah has viewed recent talk of demilitarizing Beirut as a step to disarming the militant organization.
I think we should think of demilitarizing, demilitarizing the whole of Kashmir.
The Dyna-Soar was designated X-20, reflecting the experimental nature of the program and in keeping with then-President Eisenhower's goal of demilitarizing space.
Rather than demilitarizing the region, NATO and the UN have permitted the so-called Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) to use Kosovo as a safe haven and staging base to continue its campaign for a "Greater Albania.
That accord called for demilitarizing areas in Bolivar and Antioquia departments so the ELN could host a national convention with civil groups as a step toward official peace negotiations with the government.