How to use Disarmament in a sentence
On account of an epidemic of murders disarmament had to be enforced in the district.
Negotiations were now opened by the government with the provincial authorities for the disarmament of the city and province of Buenos Aires, but they led to nothing.
Disarmament, or to speak more correctly, the contractual limitation of armaments, has become, of late years, as much an economic as a humanitarian peace-securing object.
But the Reichstag in Berlin had passed a law for disarmament of this force, and the Government of the Reich insisted that Bavaria, like the rest of Germany, should comply in this respect with the Treaty of Versailles, the Spa decisions and the reiterated demands of the Allied Powers.
Nevertheless, the UK's commitment to its obligations to pursue nuclear disarmament has been shown in significant ways to be limited.Advertisement
Even now, we are prepared to go the extra step to achieve disarmament peacefully.
Yet the man was advocating disarmament and ways and means by which war might be stopped!
Disarmament Diplomacy Issue No. 18, September 1997 Editor's Introduction September's issue reviews a hectic and potentially momentous month.
The question of disarmament has been replaced by the question of reducing armament has been replaced by the question of reducing armaments.
The terrorist attacks handed a temporary carte Blanche to missile defense advocates, with important implications for the disarmament agenda of the 21st century.Advertisement
The terrorist attacks handed a temporary carte blanche to missile defense advocates, with important implications for the disarmament agenda of the 21st century.
In that event, history would record that the Conference on Disarmament was ultimately destined to succeed, not to wither and fade away.
The UN Special Commission was charged with verifying the disarmament.
Mr Mello also met with a number of MEPs - gaining messages of support that will be used to promote disarmament in the US.
We have also dedicated ourselves to the hard, slow, painstaking work of advancing disarmament at the multilateral level.Advertisement
Our purpose is to promote support for nuclear disarmament within the Labor Party.
There is positive evidence, for example, that public opinion would support the UK taking a leading part in multilateral nuclear disarmament.
In the past, British parliamentary debates have tended to become divided on the issue of unilateral nuclear disarmament.
The text repeats calls for a phased program of nuclear disarmament, referring to past calls for timebound nuclear disarmament only in the preamble.
It seems undeniable that Saddam was in breach of earlier UN resolutions that required verifiable disarmament after the 1991 Gulf War.Advertisement
The Conference on disarmament was created in 1961 as a centerpiece in the nuclear disarmament machinery.
Others reflect the military mindset often found in conventional disarmament fora.
The cd impasse on the fissban is holding up disarmament and bringing embarrassment to multilateral arms control, non-proliferation and disarmament.
Finally, human security and disarmament explores the complex interrelations between disarmament, human rights and development.
The Council had given Iraq an opportunity to comply with its disarmament obligations.Advertisement
We will also redouble our efforts at the Geneva Conference on Disarmament to get the main export countries to stop selling landmines.
The logic of biological disarmament requires an absolute renunciation of biological warfare.
He said that the nuclear Powers became skittish even at the mention of nuclear disarmament.
Full text It gives me great pleasure to join you for this thirtieth session of the Advisory Board on Disarmament Matters.
Brazil " firmly " rejected the idea that multilateral disarmament and nonproliferation treaties could be based " solely on verification ".Advertisement
France was still trying to weaken the language of the unequivocal undertaking to relate to the ultimate goal of nuclear disarmament.
The Labor Party had a policy of unilateral disarmament during most of the 1980s.
According to reports, certain Council members wanted to relink Iraq 's effective and verifiable disarmament to the lifting of sanctions.
On the British side of the border the chief objects have been the disarmament of the tribes and the construction of frontier and internal roads.
Disarmament, roads and land-purchasing enabled settlement to make headway again in the North Island of ter twelve years of stagnation.Advertisement
Among the Southern Republics Argentina and Chile concluded in 1902 a treaty of arbitration, for the settlement of all difficulties without distinction, combined with a disarmament agreement of the same date, to which more ample reference will be made hereafter.
Five days later, in spite of this, she sent an ultimatum to Berlin, demanding the continuance of the Prussian disarmament and an immediate settlement of the Schleswig-Holstein question.
As to civil matters, the country was troubled by riots against the Malt Tax, but the clans submitted to a very superficial disarmament; companies of highlanders were em- The high- toed to preserve order and check cattle-raiding; clans.
In 1880 the colonial authorities endeavoured to extend to Basutoland the Peace Preservation Act of 1878, under which a general disarmament of the Basutos was attempted.
Thus the aristocratic constitution of Sieys was transformed into an unavowed dictatorship, a public ratification of which the First Consul obtained by a third coup detat from the intimidated and yet reassured electors-reassured by his dazzling but unconvincing offers of peace to the victorious Coalition (which repulsed them), by the rapid disarmament of La Vende, and by the proclamations in which he filled the ears of the infatuated people with the new talk of stability of government, order, justice and moderation.Advertisement
The Convention has made significant contributions to worldwide efforts toward chemical disarmament.
At Vienna the war party was in the ascendant; the convention for disarmament had been signed, but so far from its being carried out, the reserves were actually called out on the 12th of April; and on the 23rd, before Cavours decision was known at Vienna, an Austrian ultimatum reached Turin, summoning Piedmont to disarm within three days on pain of invasion.
In subsequent negotiations he accepted the disarmament of the besieged and a tribute as conditions of peace, and in response to their entreaty left Jerusalem without a garrison.
It was after the Johannesburg disarmament that Kruger had sixty-four members of the reform committee arrested, announcing at the same time that his motto would be ".
After the first fervour of enthusiasm had subsided the Christian nationalities in Macedonia resumed their old attitude of mutual jealousy, the insurgent bands began to reappear, and the government was in1909-1910forced to undertake the disarmament of the whole civil population of the three vilayets.Advertisement
National councils were speedily formed in Dalmatia and Bosnia, which arranged for the disarmament of the troops pouring northward from the broken Albanian and Macedonian fronts.
Instead of discussing grievances, as before the Johannesburg disarmament he had led the high commissioner to believe was his intention, he proceeded to request the withdrawal of the London Convention, because, among other things, " it is injurious to dignity of independent republic."
For much of all this the prime minister's colleagues were primarily responsible; but he himself had given a lead to the anti-militarist section by prominently advocating international disarmament, and the marked rebuff to the British proposals at the Hague conference of 1907 exposed alike the futility of this Radical ideal and the general inadequacy of the prime minister's policy of pacificism.
Some there were who hoped that so great an opportunity would not be lost, but that the statesmen would initiate such measures of international disarmament as would perpetuate the blessings of that peace which Europe was again enjoying after twenty years of warfare.
While still engaged in the struggle with Ptolemy, he was attacked by Antiochus with a large army (134), and compelled to shut himself up in Jerusalem; after a severe siege peace was at last secured only on condition of a Jewish disarmament, and the payment of an indemnity and an annual tribute, for which hostages were taken.Advertisement
This act provided for the disarmament of natives, and had The already been put in force successfully among some "Sun" of the Kaffir tribes on the Cape eastern frontier.