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an association, especially of nations for a common cause

a group of individuals united in a common cause

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a group of countries in special alliance

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But political sources said that Berri's bloc will name Hariri to be prime minister as a means of securing Shiite support for the premiership in line with the National Charter, which enshrines equal power sharing between Muslims and Christians.
In a press briefing on Tuesday, Lagman said the Baguilat bloc would be filing a petition in the Supreme Court before the end of the month in their bid to unseat Suarez.
Sanasaryan thinks that the bloc should not refuse the mandates.
The code also bans obtaining funding from any person or organisation on behalf of the bloc or using the name of the bloc for personal gains.
Alignments between trade bloc countries were influenced by politics of the times, but the alignments were reflected in increased levels of trade and other flows between these countries.
Post-punk guitar rockers Bloc Party - Gordon Moakes, left, Kele Okereke, Matt Tong and Russell Lissack - have managed to put over a sound that's at once familiar and fresh.
A prominent Taiwanese think tank--the Chung Hua Institution for Economic Research--projects that an East Asian bloc would result in a sharp decline in Taiwan's international trade, GDP, and living standards.
Natasha added, "Bloc is facilitated by WMF (Welsh Music Foundation), but any decisions regarding it are taken by the members themselves - they decide how Bloc works.
The countries are divided into symmetric trade blocs that pursue a policy of free trade within the trade bloc but impose a common external tariff on imports from the rest of the world.
And the movements of long-term capital from north to south or from bloc to bloc will be remarkably small.
In essence, the existing rules of GATT need to be replaced by a set of rules governing what is and is not permissible in managing bloc trade.
NNA - Future bloc on Tuesday held its weekly meeting under the chairmanship of bloc head, Fouad Siniora, to address the overall situation in the country.
Member of the Iraqi Parliament Farhad Qadir told the National Union bloc in press statements that the Kurdish blocs submitted their proposals and observations on the draft budget budget, and did not touch positive signs from the federal government to ensure the share of the region and financial dues of Peshmerga.
Progressive Socialist Party bloc -- 8 votes for Aoun
TAP) -- MP Lamia Dridi has filed a formal request with the parliament's registry office to join Nidaa Tounes bloc, said communication officer at the House of People's Representatives (HPR) Mongi Harbaoui.