seek accord

See: agree, close
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For example, regarding the 2010 flotilla incident where a humanitarian aid convoy en route to Gaza was attacked by Israeli commandos who killed eight Turkish civilians and one Turkish-American, he said that the organizers' failure to seek accord with Israel before attempting to deliver aid "is a sign of defying authority and will not lead to fruitful matters.
At the same time, we will continue to work with our employees and their representatives to seek accord on issues that must be addressed to insure the company's future growth and vitality.
Europe has closed in on itself and negotiates by bloc, giving it more leverage, but also forcing it to seek accords that benefit all its members as much as possible.