laying aside

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'Duterte and his armed minions have only themselves to blame for the repeated terminations of peace negotiations that Duterte declared and for making preconditions such as the surrender of the NPA; the laying aside of the people's demand for social, economic and political reforms; and the self-destruction of the revolutionary movement,' he said in a statement from his base in Utrecht, the Netherlands on Wednesday.
'Considering the current situation, [we] are laying aside the strategy of protestation,' Qadri said.
But more importantly, laying aside recrimination, I hope that we will learn that the court of international opinion will not continue to tolerate this slaughter.