make concessions

See: compromise
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"But I have observed that, in nine cases out of ten, a man will make concessions to a woman, if she approaches him by her self, which he would hesitate even to consider if another man was within hearing.
NNA - Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri announced that the government would be formed within the next ten days because the country is in dire need of it and the economic situation necessitates it and imposes on everyone to make concessions for the country, adding that in case he apologizes from forming the government, he will not accept to be re-designated.
He continued: "The present situation obliged everyone to make concessions and all the problems are on the way to be solved." He pointed out that his optimism stems from his last meeting with President Michel Aoun, adding that no specific date was set to meet with Minister Gibran Bassil, describing Bassil's words during his last press conference as "not positive".
Iran's deputy foreign minister says the nuclear deal came about only because Iran's military might forced Washington and its allies to make concessions to Iran.
"We could force the enemies make concessions in the negotiations when they grew disappointed at the military option against the Islamic Republic, given its missile power," he added.
Summary: Abdullah al-Thani says he is ready to talk to rivals in conflict-hit country if all sides make concessions.
Failing to make concessions conditional on a final agreement being reached.
With her draft regulation on personal data protection getting a cool reception from member states, Justice Commissioner Viviane Reding announced, at the Justice Council on 26 October in Luxembourg, that she is willing to make concessions on three points.
Also, Kurds want to annex the Kurdish areas in Ninewa into Kurdistan Region, which Arabs strongly reject.The head of the Kurdish Brotherhood List, Khasro Goran, said that "the Al-Hadba list wants to solve the existing problems, and we are ready." Goran told news agencies that they were invited by "American friends," but that this doesn't mean the Kurds will make concessions. "Our condition is that we participate in the power."He said his list will not give up on Article 140, which says a referendum and census should be carried out in mixed Arab-Kurdish regions to decide if they will join Kurdistan Region or remain under the authority of the Iraqi government.
But, following unconfirmed reports of a bungled Special Forces attempt to free them, Mr Miliband told BBC1's Andrew Marr Show: "We never make concessions.
He said he could not see Israel making concessions anymore, "Especially as it didn't make concessions during the first and heaviest wave of peace efforts."
The talks on July 3-4 saw Rabat make concessions on EU cereals imports in exchange for better access to the EU market for Moroccan tomatoes.