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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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The power supply system has been improved through US Aid Distribution Programme.
Ronald Neumann, a former American ambassador to Afghanistan while testifying before a Congressional Committee, sensationally revealed that Pakistan diverted US aid to fight India.
Referring to the importance of the project, the Governor said, we are trying to overcome the energy problems with the active support of US Aid and we wish more projects on similar lines for rest of the FATA.
The main drop in US aid was due to the decision to cut economic assistance, from $1bn in 1991 to $258m in 2013, rather than in military aid.
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.
19 (Saba) - Yemen and the United States signed here on Thursday an agreement to increase the annual US aid to Yemen by $20.
Before that, US aid was confined to non-lethal supplies, such as medical equipment and communications gear.
Jones said the US aid will address "the strains on the national budget as a result of the repeated disruption of the Egyptian natural gas, and especially the added cost of providing services and basic commodities to those fleeing the appalling violence in Syria.
Rashad Al Bayoumi, another senior Brotherhood official, branded US aid to Egypt as a "sinful" curb on Egyptians' freedom.
Summary: CAIRO - Salafist preacher Sheikh Mohamed Hassaan has announced an initiative called "Egyptian Aid", for Egyptians to prove that Egypt will never be subject to the US aid and will not allow anyone to undermine its sovereignty.
They also discussed US aid to the Lebanese Army and the country's security forces
Amman Signs Deals to Receive $411mn in US Aid, Getting $513.