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Synonyms for clampdown

sudden punitive action

Words related to clampdown

sudden restriction on an activity

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Amnesty International India is also concerned about the wider human rights impact of the communication clampdown. While access to information to the people of Jammu and Kashmir remains hindered in times of crises, their access to emergency services, and other information and services, including healthcare and education also remains highly restricted.
"Disrupting criminal trade is at the heart of our strategy to clampdown on the illicit tobacco market, which costs the UK around PS1.8 billion a year."
He condemned the security clampdown, saying: "Kashmir has been converted into the world's biggest jail."
I also think that the government has not been exposed to sound legal advice before embarking on clampdown on protesters.'
There has been no word on the clampdown from the federal government in New Delhi, which rules the troubled state since last year after Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) withdrew from a coalition with a local party.
In a statement yesterday, it vowed to continue the clampdown on traffic offences and take tough measures against violators to ensure road safety.
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Control and Inspection Department Chief Abdulaziz Al-Wadi today announced the clampdown as he paid a field visit to monitor the removal of the ads which were in breach of the law.
The post Twitter joins Facebook, Google, in cryptocurrency clampdown appeared first on Tahawul Tech.
The charity said the Financial Conduct Authority's clampdown on the payday loans market in recent years has been a big success, meaning consumers generally are paying less for loans and are more able to repay on time.
In a strongly worded statement, the CPP said: 'It appears that such claims aim to set the stage to clampdown on the political opposition and all other forces standing up against moves to establishing Duterte's authoritarian rule.'
TEHRAN (FNA)- Eleven Saudi human rights activists have been given combined prison sentences and travel bans of nearly 200 years, as Riyadh continues its clampdown on dissent.