olive branch


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Synonyms for olive branch

something offered to an adversary in the hope of obtaining peace

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20, the Turkish Armed Forces, together with the Free Syrian Army, launched the Operation Olive Branch in Afrin, Syria.
In a relevant development on Tuesday, the Turkish military surrounded the Kurdish-held Syrian town of Afrin in the course of its Operation Olive Branch, the Turkish General Staff said.
Ankara [Turkey], Mar 8 ( ANI ): Turkish forces neutralised 3,055 terrorists through Operation Olive Branch in Syria's north-west Afrin region , the Turkish General staff said in an official statement on Thursday.
Minister Omer Celik stated that Operation Olive Branch has been launched in order to protect Turkeys rights arising from international law regarding its national security and said: Certain centres of black propaganda in and outside of Turkey are trying to present the operation as being carried out against our Kurdish brothers in Syria.
Operation Olive Branch,'" added director of the Human Security Center Julie Lenarz, "is Turkey's "synonym for carpet bombing Kurdish forces in northern Syria.
After Helens death, he lived with Ron and Lynn Sutliff of Olive Branch, Miss.
The so-called olive branch and offer of a 'constructive dialogue' to protesters are hypocritical and meant only to divert attention from the Duterte administration's continuing fascist attacks against human rights and antipeople neoliberal policies ('Palace extends olive branch to protesters,' 9/25/17).
The Parliamentary Labour Party have already said we want some unity in the party and I think Jeremy should accept those Shadow Cabinet elections as an olive branch and a way of getting unity within the party.
The famous image of the dove holding an olive branch in its beak derives from the Septuagint (LXX), which translated the word taraf as "twig.
In the fall of 1991, a then-unknown Palestinian activist named Ziad Abu Ein organized what became known as the Olive Branch March.
But Moyes said: "I don't think it was an olive branch.
These additions heighten the productivity and accuracy of Millstone's mechanical inspection line and enhance all processes throughout the entire Olive Branch facility, the company claims.
THE Olive Branch restaurant on Manchester Road, near Marsden opened over 18 years ago.
After arriving stateside from their honeymoon in Antigua, the newlyweds reside in Olive Branch where they are both civil engineers with Neel-Schaffer, Inc.
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