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do what someone else is doing

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Minister Gargash thanked the government of Sweden for its political and ethical position, and expressed the hope that other states of the world would follow suit with similar positions that would better pave the way for the achievement of a comprehensive and just peace in the region being threatened by Israel's continued violations in Jerusalem, frequent aggressions against the Al Aqsa Mosque and expanding settlement activity.
This small gesture is such an easy and obvious way to support local people in real need and I hope others will follow suit and spread a little warmth.
Other judges and sheriffs please note Robert Dickson's actions and follow suit instead of listening to the do-gooder brigade defending such thugs.
Summary: London's West End has seen many celebrities tread its boards over the years and now Peter Andre, girl group Sugababes, and Stacey Solomon will follow suit to raise money for Children in Need.
Taipei, June 23, 2010 (CENS) -- The economic recovery is driving Taiwan's three government-linked banks, namely Chang Hwa Bank, Hua Nan Bank, and First Commercial Bank, to raise employee salaries, which began April 1, with some private banks reportedly to follow suit.
The Amal statement added that the Turkish decision was a first and called for other states to follow suit "in pressuring Israel to stop.
The High Street giant intends to follow suit in South-West England and South Wales by the end of the month - and then possibly the whole country.
Byline: Registration for Emir-atis has already started for the cards whereas expatriates will follow suit soon.
If Pizza Patron succeeds, other companies that cater to Latinos, including supermarkets, might be candidates to follow suit, Kyser said.
But secondly, any retail manager worth his salt would look on a competitor bowing out of the market as an opportunity, not an indication that they might as well give up and follow suit.
Shortly after the initial Wal-Mart announcement to introduce the low prices in Florida, Target said it would follow suit in Florida.
Just hours after Education Secretary Alan Johnson announced the scrapping of all GCSE maths coursework in England, Wales said it would follow suit.
Councillors hope the owners of Ropewalk will follow suit and provide seating inside the centre.