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Synonyms for suffocative

causing difficulty in breathing especially through lack of fresh air and presence of heat

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We are witnessing this blessed day with our brothers in Jerusalem and the occupied Palestinian territories experiencing each hour and day terrorism, suffocative siege, hunger, murder, demolition of homes, confiscation of lands and continued attempts at the Judaization of al-Quds under full sight of the whole world," he said.
The detention of the editor-in-chief of this newspaper on Saturday is as disgraceful as it is significant in demonstrating that the suffocative measures towards journalists will escalate.