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to interfere with the progress of

to stop or prevent passage of

to cut off from sight

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Any protest that uses violence, vandalizes public property, obstructs people from reaching their jobs or obstructs the flow of traffic, will be penalized," Cabinet Spokesman Magdy Rady told Daily News Egypt.
Settlers continually obstruct visits by foreign delegates to the old cityto check on conditions of Palestinians in the area.
Explain that it is a crime for anyone to obstruct law-enforcement officials in the performance of their duties.
Many landowners do not wish to have the public using rights of way and are willing to obstruct these paths, knowing that little or no action will be taken as councils will only in exceptional cases prosecute, through lack of funds made available to them.
The act creates one new felony for destroying, altering, or falsifying a record with the intent to obstruct an investigation, which is found in Section 1519, Title 18 of the U.
Back to the field trip: The dismal weather does not waver and McBride worries whether the cloud cover will obstruct the valley's features.
The five face charges of disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, obstructing justice, obstructing a highway and conspiracy to obstruct a highway following a peaceful protest.
University professor Ljubomir Frckovski, in an interview for Radio Free Europe, explains that Government will continue with their attempts to obstruct the work of the special prosecutor.
The Laws of Cricket state a batsman must be trying to "wilfully attempt to obstruct or distract the fielding side" to be dismissed obstructing the field - the rarest of the sport's 10 possible dismissals.
People who get into minor accidents, he said, should stop at the nearest suitable area that will not obstruct traffic, to avoid causing traffic congestion, and then head to the nearest police station from the site of the accident to get an accident report issued.
BASRA/ Aswat al-Iraq: Basra Provincial Council's member Haidar al-Sa'idi reported that the council threatened to obstruct oil operations and demonstrate if its five petrodollar share is given.
The prosecution comes following the launch of Metro's campaign to encourage people not to obstruct train doors.
Summary: Hezbollah's Loyalty to Resistance parliamentary bloc MP Ali Fayyad said Friday the March 14 alliance was determined to obstruct the establishment of a strong Lebanese state.
In a statement to the press, Council President Li Baodong of China said the Council members "affirm their readiness to impose measures, including targeted sanctions, against all parties who obstruct the attempts of a speedy and peaceful resolution of the crisis.
Abbas was quoted by Palestinian National Television as saying, "The Fatah faction will still hold its Sixth General Congress in the West Bank city of Bethlehem despite the lies and accusations that Kaddoumi made up to obstruct it.