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  • n. Plural form of flotilla.


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  • Israel insists there is no need for aid to Gaza since it eased restrictions on imports through land crossings, labeling the flotillas political provocations.

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  • Jonathan Lewis, the chief executive of The Social Investment Business, which provides loans, grants and professional support to charities and third-sector organisations, wants to give what he describes as "flotillas" of small organisations the clout to compete for public sector work by bringing them together into consortia.

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  • We Pray that You will "Break The Ships of Tarshish", these phony "flotillas" and lying propaganda ships that would slander Your people, and blast them with the breath of Your Righteous Anger.

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  • Wasn't there a famous hollywood actress on one of these "flotillas" a few years ago?

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  • The first army troopships arrived at Manila Bay on June 30, to be followed by two other flotillas totaling some 14,000 troops.

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  • Moreover, Turkey has promised to send more flotillas, accompanied by the Turkish navy, which Mr. Erdogan insists will assume a more aggressive profile throughout the eastern Mediterranean.

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  • Imagine news­paper photog­raphy of those tankers floating through protest flotillas. » Blog Archive » Coastal First Nations Versus Tar Sands Tankers

  • A statement from Mr. Netanyahu's office said Tuesday's meeting focused on Israel's plans for dealing with Gaza-bound flotillas and a United Nations probe into an earlier incident in which a flotilla tried to break Israel's partial blockade of Gaza.

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  • Orion and Ferengi entrepreneurs are reported to have flotillas of ex–Klingon vessels, dating back to the old D-7s.

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  • U.S. officials also are concerned by Turkish threats to deploy naval vessels to accompany flotillas headed to the Palestinian territories, which could heighten the potential for a military conflict between Turkey and Israel, both close U.S. allies.

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