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PACIFICATION. The act of making peace between two countries which have been at war; the restoration of public tranquillity.

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He then connects this to global capitalism, as the buying of this security commodity enforces the pacification of workers through security mechanisms, like CCTV, in order to further produce these commodities for profit.
The military situation, arguably, dictated that Westmoreland use his limited resources--yes, limited resources--to stem the tide on the military side at the expense of manpower and resources for pacification and other nonkinetic programs.
Rio University anthropologist Alba Zaluar said that "with pacification, the large favelas lost money, prestige and power" as the traffickers saw much of their terrain seized.
It examines the tactics and strategies of Rio officers, from the pacification program to their urban combat techniques.
It must insist publicly on the Americans and their Afghan allies to produce the evidence of what they are asserting in regard to the North Waziristan pacification campaign.
The Tet Offensive, of course, doomed the Johnson administration's pacification efforts.
Santos' wife, Geisha Silva, works as a social worker in Rio's Pacification Units that is working to try to take the favelas (shanty towns) back from drug lords.
htm) police Pacification Units (UPPS) , reportedly heard a noise coming from outside her house and went out to check.
They also discussed means to surpass coolness between them, this to be achieved through media pacification, consolidate the principles of mutual respect and expand mutual interests, as well as non-interference in each other's domestic affairs.
The two sides called for a halt to fiery statements in order to enhance the path of dialogue, consultation and pacification.
La Communaute economique des Etats d'Afrique centrale (CEEAC) veut reunir les belligerants a une table de negociation debut janvier, probablement a Libreville au Gabon, a appris l'AFP aupres de la Force multinationale d'Afrique centrale, une force de pacification regionale presente dans le pays depuis 2008 et qui compte quelques centaines d'hommes.
Westmoreland's true interest was in large-unit maneuver, and pacification efforts headed by the U.