firm opposition

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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Deputy Chief of Staff and Spokesman of Iran's Armed Forces Brigadier General Massoud Jazzayeri repeated the country's firm opposition to talks with the foreign states on its missile program, stressing continued progress in the defense fields.
Beijing -- China on Thursday expressed firm opposition to the visit by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to a disputed area, urging the Indian side not to take action that could complicate the boundary issue.
BEIJING:A Chinese foreign ministry's spokesperson Thursday expressed firm opposition to the visit by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to a disputed area and urged the Indian side not to take action that could complicate the boundary issue.
Israel showed firm opposition to the Polish Senate legislation whereby people who hold Poland accountable for the crimes against humanity committed by Nazi Germany will serve a three-year jail sentence, considering this legislation "an attempt to change the facts and to tamper with the history of the Jewish people.
Last week, the governors of California, Oregon and Washington again issued a statement expressing our states firm opposition to the expansion of oil and gas leases in the Pacific.
The text also declared the General Assembly's firm opposition to acts of foreign military intervention, aggression and occupation, since these have resulted in the suppression of the right of peoples to self-determination and other human rights in certain parts of the world.
Iraq's central government has called it unconstitutional while neighboring Turkey and Iran, which have Kurdish minorities, stated their firm opposition to it, fearing it would further destabilize the region.
Meanwhile, the Chinese Foreign Ministry issued a statement, expressing firm opposition to and strong condemnation of the nuclear test.
Though he's never written a ruling on abortion or same-sex marriage, some Democrats opposed his conservative views on assisted suicide and euthanasia, both of which he voiced firm opposition to in a 2006 book.
On Monday evening, the CBCP through Villegas issued a statement expressing their firm opposition to the proposal to reinstate capital punishment for heinous crimes.
The text also declared the 193-member body's firm opposition to acts of foreign military intervention, aggression and occupation, since these have resulted in the suppression of the right of peoples to self-determination and other human rights in certain parts of the world.
Israel has reiterated its firm opposition to a French-sponsored international conference before the end of the year to revive long-stalled peace efforts with the Palestinians.