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blocking entrance to and exit from seaports and harbors

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'Products originating from the blockading states, which as a result of the blockade cannot pass the Gulf Cooperation Council Customs Territory, have to undergo proper import inspections and customs procedures,' said a government statement.
Though the blockading states have shuttered their doors to Qatari exports, there are many more energy hungry countries wanting to buy.
Loitering near the boundary of the blockaded area, failing to answer radio communications from the blockading force, failure to display night navigation lights, or other attempts at concealment would probably all constitute reasonable grounds for suspicion on the part of the blockade commander.
small wooden fishing boats were destroyed by the blockading forces.
They have started letting the 400 trucks stuck on the Bulgarian side of the border go through after blockading the border crossing point for 48 hours, which led to a 10 km long line on the Bulgarian side.
Blockading France was successful because of closer logistical support, a shorter coastline, fewer ports, eighteen years experience by 1812, and a broken French navy after 1805.
In the late 1980's, pictures of Malaysia's loincloth-wearing nomadic Penan blockading bulldozers in Sarawak appeared in newspapers worldwide.
Some French truckers have already jumped the strike deadline by blockading petrol delivery lorries at main depots in Rouen in Northern France.
Following meetings with protesters blockading the Ambassador Bridge linking Windsor to Detroit, Wrye outlined steps he would take to resolve the truckers' concerns.
The Qataris also promise to show tolerance towards the people from the blockading countries in order to maintain brotherly relations, but not their governments.
He lauded the role played by the private sector in finding new alternatives for goods that were imported from blockading countries.
Nonetheless, this analysis assumes a state of war between the PRC and the blockading state.
We see the recent moves by the blockading countries where they seem to be showing some willingness for reconciliation but for us that is not enough, they must first apologise to the Qatari people and everyone living here because we were harmed unjustifiably," he explained.
The blockading countries now are under pressure and try to avoid talking about the crisis, contrary to the situation at the start of the crisis when they tried to tarnish the image of Qatar, a researcher has said.
New technologies had required blockading states to move farther