Sentence Examples


  • The Athenians retaliated by placing an embargo upon Megarian trade throughout their empire (432), and in the Peloponnesian War, which the Megarians had consequently striven to hasten on, reduced their neighbours to misery by blockade and devastations.
  • Radetzky, not satisfied with this, laid an embargo on the property of many Lombard emigrants who had settled in Piedmont and become naturalized, accusing them of complicity.
  • The Group of Experts has issued reports which allege widespread breaches of the embargo by states or individuals.
  • He said that with the threat of an arms embargo against Israel, Italy has stopped sending guns used with police robots.
  • He said that with the threat of an arms embargo against Israel, Italy has stopped sending guns used with police robots.

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