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Synonyms for hindering

preventing movement

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You need to lose it, it's slowing you down, it's hindering you
According to a European Commission (EC) press release, the EC has opened formal proceedings to investigate whether Gazprom might be hindering competition in Central and Eastern European gas markets, in breach of EU anti-trust rules.
Therefore, there is a pressing need to explore interfering factors and hindering experiences, using the framework of client-as-expert (Henkelman & Paulson, 2006) with the university student population.
A statement issued on Wednesday, June 22, by Jafari's Office said he has discussed with the Governor and member of the Provincial Council the steps adopted to overcome obstacles hindering providing services to the public.
Afghanistan clearly explained its viewpoint on Provincial Reconstruction Teams (PRTs) and structures parallel to the Afghan government - private security companies and all activities or bodies which are hindering the Afghan government's development and hindering the governance of Afghanistan," he said.
The small and medium-sized enterprises are paramount for developing the economies of various states and so obstacles hindering the establishment of such projects in Kuwait should be overcome, specialists and leading economic figures stressed here Thursday.
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Summary: Occupied al-Quds, May 30, 2010, SPA -- An agency of the United Nations has accused Israel of hindering efforts of the international community for extending relief assistance to the Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza.
The goal of the present study, therefore, was to identify and characterize such facilitating and hindering factors.
Summary: Energy and Mines Minister Chakib Khelil has warned Saturday against European energy policies which are hindering gas industry development.
Those concerned are persons or entities acting in violation of the arms embargo, political or military leaders of foreign armed groups operating in DRC who hinder disarmament or recruit children, persons hindering access to humanitarian aid, and persons or entities who, through natural resources trafficking, support illegal armed groups operating in eastern DRC.
Julia Aker Dueny, the acting minister of Labour, Public Service and Human Resource Development, emphasized that GOSS employees will be screened for fake education certificates, with attention to the unprecedented promotion of junior officials to super scale now hindering quick progressive development of South Sudan that has emerged from 21 years of destructive civil war with northern Sudan.
It is by now quite clear that the opposition is hindering all attempts to elect a new head of state," a statement issued following the group's weekly meeting said.
FPB chief executive Nick Gould-ing said: "A significant number of our members already think that red tape relating to employment is hindering their expansion.
The Sydney-based Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation urged Asian governments to speed liberalization of bilateral restrictions hindering air transport in the region.