extermination


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Synonyms for extermination

Synonyms for extermination

Synonyms for extermination

complete annihilation

the act of exterminating

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Gold did lead to the extermination of the native peoples in California, but it was not Spanish lust for it," writes Anderson.
It followed the 2011 ruling on John Demjanuk, a guard at Sobibor extermination camp in occupied Poland.
The book begins with a brief review of definitions of genocide from various sources, then reviews the confrontations between San and Dutch settlers, looking at the driving forces behind Dutch colonial expansion in the region and the escalation of conflict to all-out war and an extermination campaign when the British took control of the region in 1795.
Each of our 3000CVP units provides the extreme heat, variable pressure, commercial extraction power, as well as other bed bug exterminations features recommended by professional extermination experts.
He is charged with two counts of genocide and nine other counts of murder, extermination, persecution, forced deportation and the seizing of 200 UN hostages.
Summary: Rabat - Participants at a meeting on cases of torture in the Tindouf camps (southwestern Algeria), called, here on Monday, for the Polisario officials and Algerian military intelligence to be tried before international bodies over their proven involvement in "torture and physical extermination of prisoners.
He had led Germany for a little over 12 years and during that time had taken the country into a bloody war and set about the extermination of Jews, gipsies and other people despised by the Nazis.
Introduction Aa Because of the unconditional support of the entire political class in the US, from the White House to Congress, including both Parties, incoming and outgoing elected officials and all the principle print and electronic mass media, the Israeli Government feels no compunction in publicly proclaiming a detailed and graphic account of its policy of mass extermination of the population of Gaza.
Pope Pius XII, worried about burning his bridges with Germany, never made a clear statement denouncing the singular monstrosity of the extermination of millions of Jews," the group charged.
I SEE we have received the annual plea for the extermination of ragwort, but may I point out to the relevant authorities that this plant is an annual, and does not need poisonous sprays to eliminate it - it just needs to be pulled up by hand.
Think how many more would have died in the German extermination camps in another five or 10 years.
This camp, set up by the German Government, was organised by Himmler, who personally inspected it and acquainted himself with the methods of mass extermination, and himself gave instructions.
THE YEARS OF EXTERMINATION completes Friedlander's major historical work on Nazi Germany and the Jews, describing the persecution and murder of the Jews not just in Germany but throughout occupied Europe.
Arusha -- On December 13, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda found Athanase Seromba, a former priest of Nyange parish, Kivumu commune, guilty of genocide and extermination as crimes against humanity.
Who still talks nowadays of the extermination of the Armenians?