outrageous act

See: misdeed
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Tory backbencher and Remain campaigner Dominic Grieve called it "an outrageous act", and warned it could lead to a vote of no confidence in Johnson, adding: "This government will come down."
Meanwhile, a senior Palestinian official described Israel's decision to bar two US congresswomen from visiting the Palestinian territories as "an outrageous act of hostility."
The officers responsible for this outrageous act of degradation and humiliation of mentally ill Donald Neely should be sacked forthwith.
Use and production of any cluster ammunition is completely banned under the convention on Cluster munitions which was adopted back in May 2008 and by targeting civilian population with highly lethal ammunition, New Delhi has openly committed flagrant violation of international rules, regulations and this outrageous act should not go unnoticed.
Ito'y isang uncivilized, barbaric and outrageous act," he said, adding that abandoning distressed people at sea violated international maritime protocols.
On May 9, the United States "committed an unlawful and outrageous act" of dispossessing DPRK's cargo ship Wise Honest by forcibly taking it to American Samoa under the pretext of unilateral sanctions and violation of the US domestic law, Song told reporters at the UN headquarters in New York.
committed an unlawful and outrageous act of taking the DPRK's cargo ship to Samoa, linking the ship to the violation of American domestic law, and this act of dispossession has clearly indicated that the United States is indeed a gangster country that does not care at all about international laws," the North's permanent representative to the U.N.
PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto sent out a series of tweets, where he said that the outrageous act of aggression should be condemned internationally.
'We must speak out and decry this outrageous act of oppression and authoritarianism,' Hontiveros said.
"There can be no justification for such an outrageous act of terror.
"The prime minister condemns this outrageous act and has ordered officials to quickly investigate the incident and apprehend these criminals," the prime minister's office said in a statement.
She said: "This is an outrageous act of vandalism that has shocked community and myself to the core.