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intended to pacify by acceding to demands or granting concessions

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The QUAD study warned that by appeasing an expansionist power like China, the Duterte administration is becoming complicit in China's long-term strategy to push the United States out of East Asia as China builds a maritime great wall in the South and East China seas.
They both appear in favour of appeasing non-democracies in exchange for material gains?
The decision to keep those Games remains a stain on the Olympic Committee and is proof that appeasing murderous regimes does not end well.
The puppy initially wanted to play with Otto, though she apparently thought it prudent to take an appeasing posture on her back.
The photos could be released to more skepticism from conspiracy theorists, thus not appeasing anyone, and creating more misinformation about the publicly disclosed facts.
If it was not enough for the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) to condemn the Palestinians for publicly suggesting that they have a right to consider a unilateral declaration of statehood, the extremely influential and powerful Jewish-American lobbying group has worked diligently to associate Israel's commitment to a settlement freeze and the restarting of talks with the Palestinians as something akin to appeasing Hitlerism.
IN response to Bert Ward's letter (Historically Inaccurate, 13.10.07), it is ludicrous for him to equate appeasing Hitler with appeasing the Taliban in Afghanistan.
They claim "the same-sex 'marriage' ship has sailed" and have accused Prime Minister Stephen Harper of appeasing his political support base (Reuters, Nov.
According to Harish Sujan, professor of marketing, retailers often assume that "more is better" when it comes to appeasing unhappy customers.
From appeasing angry spirits to performing daily banishings and using amulets effectively, practicing witches need this guide to ongoing protection from negative forces.
Appeasement in any form is appeasement, and by appeasing terrorists we have given them a powerful weapon.
It sends an appeasing message to investors that this is not a fly-by-night operation," says Hrant Tosbath, President of The Davenport Group, which specializes in hedge fund investment and marketing.
The BJP launched an aggressive campaign for a "Uniform Civil Code." This campaign was instrumental in winning over Hindus who were not communal but thought that the Congress government had gone too far in appeasing Muslims.
And although there is the possibility of the club solving the problem with Railtrack, while at the same time appeasing Sport England who are providing a sizeable grant towards the new stadium plans, it is unclear if plans will go before the Nuneaton and Bedworth Council's planning meeting on June 28.