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The huge road building programme, echoing Liverpool's encirclement by the Ms 53, 56, 57, 58 and 62, make it far too easy to import, rather than export, goods.
In contrast both to Russian voices arguing that the United States and its NATO allies have been pursuing a policy of encirclement in Central Europe and Central Asia and to voices on the other side darkly warning of a "neo-imperialist Russia," Pourchot (foreign policy and international relations, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State U.
Ten companies were informed of the importance to respect the protocols that avoid any dolphin captures or harm; that is, no deliberate encirclement of dolphin schools te catch tuna, care to release dolphins that are accidentally encircled, etc.
Sharon has more than once changed the course of Israeli history: from his encirclement of the Egyptian army on the Suez Canal as an army commander in 1973 to his authorship as defense minister of the 1982 invasion of Lebanon; from the planting of dozens of new settlements in the West Bank and Gaza to their first dismantlement.
Fighting the Breakout records the actions of the German Seventh Army and Fifth Panzer Army from the American breakout at SaintL6 on 25 July through the encirclement and near destruction of German forces in Normandy at the Falaise Gap, 20-21 August.
US forces advanced on three fronts last night to complete their encirclement of Baghdad amid scant opposition.
The continued US military presence in Afghanistan and the opening of bases in several Central Asian countries has heightened their fears of encirclement.
A military spokesman said the shooting erupted when some rebels tried to break through through the military encirclement.
In the X Corps zone, the 1st Marine Division had to break out from encirclement and was evacuated by sea to Pusan with the rest of X Corps.
In describing the creation of the architectural project in the documentary film, Concert of Wills: Making the Getty Center, Meier - actively drawing the initial site plans - first defined the very limited area of the site that could receive the buildings, by delineating the contour encirclement in red.
They almost never leave the encirclement of concertina wire around this base, they said.
Robert Cwiklik, without losing faith in Hoagland, traces that encirclement with remarkable fair-mindedness and insight.
This encirclement is not just across the border, it is a big conspiracy that extends into the country as well, and we will try to thwart it along the lines of the previous plots," Erdogan said in a speech at a meeting with opinion leaders in the south and southeast regions of Ankara's presidential compound.
Citing the US-led coalition's statements claiming the nearly full encirclement of Raqqa, she noted that "the movement of such large-scale equipment from under the nose of the coalition forces can indicate at least a selective unwillingness to see the facts.
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