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disapprove of

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lament

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Synonyms for deplore

to feel or express strong disapproval of

to feel or express sorrow for

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Answering shadow foreign secretary Douglas Alexander in the Commons, Mr Hammond said: "We deplore this punishment, we deplore the use of corporal punishment in Saudi Arabia and elsewhere.
The Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said: "The UK deplores the Israeli government's decision to advance plans for 2610 settlement units in Givat Hamatos.
The UK deplores the Israeli government s expropriation of 988 acres of land around the settlement of Etzion near Bethlehem.
LONDON, June 6, 2014 (WAFA) -- The UK Foreign Secretary William Hague deplores, in a press release, Israeli steps on settlement expansion in the Occupied Palestinian Territories and emphasizes need for lasting peace.
The Jordanian government deplores the terrorist explosions in the Lebanese capital Beirut," Jordanian State Minister for Media Affairs, Government's Official Spokesperson, Mohammed Al-Moumni, told Jordan's "Petra" News Agency.
Saudi Arabia deplores the postponement of the international conference aiming to rid the Middle East from mass destruction weapons, scheduled to take place in Helsinki, the ambassador said, adding that his country still hopes that the world community would hold this important event.
We deplore that, everyone deplores that and I'm certain people in Kiev deplore that," manager Hodgson said.
The British government deplores the Israeli-Egyptian border clash which took place in the Gaza area last night, a Foreign Office spokesman said today.
He deplores the loss of life and the many injuries," said UN spokesman Martin Nesirky.
The UN deplores that such an internal document of the UN Secretary General was leaked and presented as a final report", Nesirky said.
The Government deplores the use of force which is totally unacceptable and must not be resorted to.
The United States deplores the violence in Kyrgyzstan and is deeply concerned about the possible loss of life, said Philip J.
Resolution 298: deplores Israel's changing of the status of Jerusalem.
draft resolution deplores spate of pirates off Somalia
It says, 'This conference deplores the clash of the conference with a rugby international weekend.