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Synonyms for abet

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Synonyms for abet

to give support or assistance

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assist or encourage, usually in some wrongdoing

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The amendments introduce various changes to the legal framework governing tax evaders, absconders, abettors, officials and individuals involved in malpractices and real estate transactions.
He reiterated that across the board operation focuses on the entire network of terrorists, their abettors and financiers, and will continue till we achieve our objective of peace and restore normalcy in all parts of Karachi.
NAB had filed a reference against 20 suspects, including Mr Durrani, his wife Naheed Durrani, son Agha Shahbaz Ali Khan Durrani, daughters Sanam, Shahana and Sara, his younger brother Agha Masihuddin Khan Durrani and his alleged frontmen and abettors.
The facilitators and abettors of such criminal activities should also be arrested, he added.
Muhammad Sarwar said that the present government has taken stern action against corruption, money laundering, terrorism and abettors of terrorists.
KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari accused the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf cabinet ministers of being aiders and abettors of terrorist groups in a press conference on Saturday.
He said Pakistan earnestly hopes that the government of New Zealand will take immediate action to bring the perpetrators and abettors of this terror attack to justice, and ensure the safety and security of the affected communities.
'In 'new' Pakistan, abettors and criminals will not be spared, ' he said during his talk to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) members in the meeting at the chief minister house in Lahore.
'In 'new' Pakistan, abettors and criminals will not be spared,' he said during his talk to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) members in the meeting at the chief minister house in Lahore.
"Though Indian state and its abettors in Jammu and Kashmir have put almost all entire leadership either in jails or under house arrest, the JRL will stage a peaceful protest on May 19," the statement said.
Police are doing their work, Mr Owino said on Thursday, adding that the planners, participants and abettors of crimes are offenders under the Kenyan law.
While the cause and extent of their damages were capable of ascertainment by at least May 2011, we recognize that Plaintiffs may not have identified all the purported conspirators or abettors at that time, or discerned the precise role played by each party in the propagation of Sigillitos scheme, Judge Kurt Odenwald wrote for the court.
Although attacks are planned and the attackers are provided training in Afghanistan their sympathizers, abettors and facilitators inside Pakistan give undoubted impetus to their plans.
ISLAMABAD, Nov 21 (KUNA) -- The special court trying the former President of Pakistan, Pervez Musharraf, for treason has accepted a request calling for the trial of abettors behind the November third emergency imposed in the country.