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Synonyms for remilitarization

the act of militarizing again

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Remilitarization has remained limited and the significant peace culture that continues (against many odds) to dominate both countries is not experienced as something imposed from outside but as a "markedly indigenous creature, embraced by populations devastated by the consequences of their own histories of militarism" (p.
This bargain has broken down: With the gradual expansion of the scope and domain of Japan's military activities abroad - spurred in part by the rise of Chinese military - since the end of the Cold War, the Chinese are no longer convinced that the US-Japanese alliance restrains Japan, but see it rather as facilitating Japanese remilitarization.
seems to underestimate regional concerns over Japan's potential remilitarization.
Tokyo and Beijing have long been at odds over islands in the East China Sea, and Beijing has argued that a reinterpretation of Japan's pacifist constitution could open the door to remilitarization of a country it considers insufficiently penitent for its actions in World War II.
The fear of remilitarization gave rise to Panamanian reluctance to participate in any type of military effort to counter narcotrafficking.
Nor should it focus on sculpting the alliance in a way that alleviates Chinese concerns about Japanese remilitarization.
Upon the remilitarization of the PKK after ending its five-year unilateral ceasefire in June 2004, the military pushed the AK Party to take a harsher stance on terrorism, resulting in the establishment of a new anti-terror law in fall 2006.
The essential prerequisite for increase in the Armed Forces capabilities and their interoperability with allied armies is modification or remilitarization of the main types of ground, air and radar technology.
It's the remilitarization of Guatemala as a patriotic project.
The Wick book describes how Shirer, from 1934, was on hand in Germany to witness or report on the major events of the unfolding of the major German policies and activities of the 1930s, including persecution of the Jews (some of which he described in The Rise and Fall), the international propaganda victory of the German Olympics, the remilitarization of the Rhineland, the seizure of the Sudetenland, the Anschluss with Austria, the eventual seizure of Czechoslovakia, Kristallnacht, and the invasion of Poland, Each of these events is viewed through Shirer's reports, memoirs, letters, and other memorabilia and is described in his book.
18) In another parallel with the Japanese case, there were also collaborators in West Germany who saw cooperation with the United States as a means to achieve personal objectives, including remilitarization.
But whether or not remilitarization or even military support for American policy guarantees influence in Washington is an open question.
He says "conditions being imposed on Greece are those of the Treaty of Versailles, which imposed such heavy burdens on Germany that they led to hyperinflation to payoff war debts, the rise of the Nazi party, remilitarization to avenge perceived slights and the outbreak of World War II.
The source said that during the talks Israel continues to press for "not just an end to shelling, but also to smuggling, which can lead to remilitarization of the Gaza Strip.
Duca--the foreign minister--, Constantin Diamandy, Constantin Contescu and colonel Toma Dumitrescu), to establish, as the Parliament of Romania saw it,--"the first serious attempt to guarantee the freedom of navigation both in times of peace and war" (2); but later, the Conference of Montreux (July 1936) accepted the remilitarization of the Straits and validated, in fact, the geopolitical and geostrategic gains obtained by the USSR; these negative evolutions were also completed by the severe limitation on attributions in 1938, concerning the European Commission of the Danube (between the 8th and 17th of August, the Conference on the change of the maritime Danube regime was taking place in Sinaia, establishing the International Status of the Down Danube) (3).