accomplished fact

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Synonyms for accomplished fact

an irreversible accomplishment

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Al Sistani believes that "any attempt to make secession an accomplished fact will lead to undesired consequences affecting Kurdish citizens", his representative Ahmad Al Safi said.
While the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) is now an accomplished fact, there are still fairness issues that continue regarding its completion, filling, and operation.
It's a bad deal but it's an accomplished fact and during the first year we spotted no significant breach from the Iranians," said energy minister Youval Steinitz, who is close to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
The generally accepted history until now has held that many of the students thought Khomeini approved their plans but that he had actually not been told in advance and only agreed to approve the takeover after it was an accomplished fact.
The Kremlin's annexation of the Crimean peninsula is an accomplished fact and Russian control over the Ukrainian Donbass region will soon be.
Also, we do not pay enough attention to prevention of diseases, and people are presented with an accomplished fact," Bakirov added.
and the EU demonstrate willingness to accept the Russian annexation of the Crimea, regardless of its illegality, as an accomplished fact.
Instead of smugly taking its rule over the whole planet as an accomplished fact, the US is obliged to stridently boast of its military machine and deride Russia's military .
But exhausted by the 1939-45 conflict and struggling to cope with Zionist guerrilla actions, it was ultimately obliged to accept -- following its endorsement in 1947 by the United Nations -- that the state of Israel was an accomplished fact.
It is far from an accomplished fact that we are going to take the PGA Championship international.
Yet most observers say the "great continental mission" remains more an ambition than an accomplished fact.
If I'm to receive a promotion of some kind, I hesitate to tell others until it's an accomplished fact.
If equal opportunity in America were an accomplished fact, then a chronically bad economy would be equally bad for everyone.
If equal opportunity in America were an accomplished fact, then a chronically bad economy would be equally bad for everyone," Romney told the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People in Houston.
Paul describes the elevation, rule, and glory of Christ over all things as accomplished fact.