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  1. military intervention

    The deliberate act of a nation or a group of nations to introduce its military forces into the course of an existing controversy.

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  1. Bill Clinton:

    That awful act finally stirred all the members of NATO to support the military intervention that was clearly necessary.

  2. Jingdong Yuan:

    The Chinese government position remains that non-interference, diplomatic solutions are preferred, and military intervention would not be able to resolve the problems.

  3. Stephen Heder:

    What Frank Snepp have seen in all cases is that unless the U.S. has a politically viable domestic partner, neither limited nor massive military intervention is going to succeed.

  4. David Heymann:

    It doesn't surprise me that in Liberia where there has been a much more intense Ebola information campaign, quarantine and a military intervention that the disease has been brought under control faster than in Guinea.

  5. Olivier Jakob:

    The low oil prices are forcing a reduction of drilling rigs in the U.S. but also of budgets in oil-exporting countries, libya is already mostly out in terms of production. Libya and Yemen are getting closer to the day of outside military intervention.

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