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aid

(Help), noun abetment, accommodation, advance, advocacy, aidance, assistance, auspices, backing, benefit, coadjuvancy, cooperation, countenance, endorsement, facilitation, furtherance, guidance, help, maintenance, ministration, ministry, patronage, reinforcement, relief, rescue, service, sponsorship, subscription, subsidy, subsistence, succor, support, sustenance, tutelage, willing help
Associated concepts: aid and abet, aid and comfort

aid

(Subsistence), noun benefaction, benefit, charity, compensation, endowment, humanitarianism, ministration, ministry, patronage, relief, subsidy, support, sustainment, sustenance

aid

verb abet, advance, assist, augment, avail, be auxiliary to, be of service, benefit, collaborate, cooperate with, facilitate, further, give aid, give support, help, minnster to, nurture, oblige, promote, provision, reinforce, r ender help, r escue, second, serve, service, strengthen, subserve, succor, supplement, support, uphold
Associated concepts: aid and abet, aid and comfort
See also: abet, accommodate, accomplice, advantage, advocacy, assist, assistance, associate, avail, bear, behalf, benefactor, benefit, bolster, capitalize, charity, coactor, coadjutant, coconspirator, conduce, confederate, conspire, conspirer, contribute, contribution, copartner, countenance, enable, endow, endowment, espouse, expedite, facilitate, factor, favor, finance, foment, foster, harbor, help, ingredient, instrument, inure, largess, lend, loan, maintain, maintenance, nurture, participant, participate, partner, patronage, promotion, protection, redress, reinforcement, relieve, remedy, rescue, samaritan, sanction, serve, service, shelter, side, subsidize, support, sustain, tool, uphold

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in English law, aiding and abetting is the helping in some way of the principal offender. It is in itself a crime but depends upon some earlier communication between the parties. See, for Scotland, ART AND PART.
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It is easier, however, to do away with US aid because only a small portion goes for the budget while the rest for development projects and therefore it is possible to postpone these projects.
African recipients of US aid who voted in the UN against Mr Trump's stance may have similarly decided that the US president's threats of retaliation were mere political bluster.
He said, the loans from the IMF and the World Bank besides the US aid were in fact the snares of US slavery and had proved to be death warrants for the country's self reliance and economy.
5 million of the US aid is allocated to boost up water resource management with drip irrigation technology.
He added the US aid will help alleviate financial burdens of hosting thousands of Syrian refugees in Jordan.
Around 70 per cent of Egyptians have said in a recent poll that they do not want US aid.
Hassaan, a very popular Islamic TV preacher, has called for all Al-Azhar scholars and preachers to adopt his initiative and to encourage Egyptians to take part in it, stressing that it will make more money than US aid.
Ali said the financial support represents "the second payment of the US aid program to Jordan in 2009.
Mr Blair, talking of the US aid announcement, said: 'It's important we deal with the situation in Ethiopia and Eritrea but obviously there's a lot more that needs to be dealt with and as the administration has made clear this is not the only commitment they have made.
The White House was enraged by the Chancellor's comments on Friday about US aid efforts.
Their arrest and extradition to the tribunal is seen in Washington as the price for continued US aid.
In 1971 he went with his family to Pune, India, on a two-year project for US AID as an animal geneticist and agricultural engineer.