reprisal


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a retaliatory action against an enemy in wartime

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We want a peaceful situation and don't allow any reprisal.
In addition to the prohibitions specified in the Act, subjecting an employee to reprisal for expressing a workplace safety and health concern also constitutes a violation of 10 C.
As for the President's fears that they might be subject to reprisal by the Muslims, it is a little bit unfounded because they are in their camp, and they don't go out of the camp when they're alone or they are also armed,' the official said.
We defend Yeni Safak & Yeni Akit's right to print & report without fear of reprisal, as we do every journalist's," Bass said.
Reprisal refers to adverse workplace actions taken against an individual because he or she engaged in the EEO process.
He said the reprisals left several people dead and forced at least 6,000 to flee, most of them to a cathedral in the region.
An employee of a defense subcontractor may not be discharged, demoted or discriminated against as a reprisal for disclosing information about a suspected violation of law related to a Defense Department contract.
Gunmen abducted the elderly father of Syrian Deputy FM Faisal Mekdad, apparently in reprisal for the arrest of one of their relatives, according to a government source and an activist.
Summary: Gunmen abducted the elderly father of Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad Saturday, apparently in reprisal for the arrest of one of their relatives, according to a government source and an activist.
KADUNA (TAP) - A suicide car bomber rammed into a church in Nigeria's northern city of Kaduna Sunday, killing at least seven people and triggering reprisal attacks that killed another three.
The blasts in the northern Kaduna state, and reprisal violence that saw Christians target Muslims, are thought to have killed at least 45 people.
Nonetheless, several member states - including France, the United Kingdom, Finland, Portugal and the Netherlands - expressed concerns over reprisal measures taken by some third countries, and said that the EU must now consider how it will react.
Document every reprisal or appearance of reprisal, and specify date, time, and circumstances-who, what, where, and when.
In timing with the second anniversary of the sinking of the ship Cheonan, we have designated March 26 as reprisal day.
Summary: British troops could be killed in reprisal attacks after an American soldier allegedly gunned down villagers in southern Afghanistan.