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picket

verb avoid, blackball, blockade, boycott, demonstrate, demonstrate against, demonstrate protest, dissuade from entering, persuade not to work, protest, restrict access, take part in a demonstration
Associated concepts: informational picketing, lawful pickettng, mass picketing, organizational picketing, peaceful picketing, primary picketing, recognitional picketing, retallatory picketing, secondary boycotts, situs picketing, symmathy strikes, unlawful picketing, violent picketing
See also: demonstrate, protest
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Participants of the picket intend to criticize the UK government's slack performance in preparing the UK's withdrawal from the European Union and to express concerns about the implications of a no-deal Brexit for the approximately 60,000 Latvian nationals residing in the UK, as their future remains unclear in this situation.
Only one official can take a meal at a time while other officials perform their duties at a picket, they said.
He said more deployments and setting up of such mini camps at Nsekesa, Dagwi and Nkhwanya picket points would be completed by the end of March next year.
According to sources, an incident of theft occurred in a police picket situated in Bani Gala, where culprits entered in a police picket and stayed there for several hours and looted all the belongings of the police personnel, also stole the Rs35000 and 30 bore pistol of Gul Mahaz, a police personnel.
Now he could focus his attention on Picket and learning all he could about the buck before the '17 season.
The picket, staged by contractual workers and activists, was dispersed on June 14 by the police when the court sheriff stopped the protesters from blocking the NutriAsia factory gates.
Recall that a picket on 311 km of the federal highway "Kolyma" (at the beginning of the highway Herba - Omsukchan) is the first picket of emergency communication established in the Magadan Region.
Guro said LTFRB will have buses on standby to pick up stranded passengers should the picket escalate into a full-blown strike.He warned transport operators that they would be fined P5,000 for abandonment of service if they do not ferry commuters on Wednesday.
One lad had a sandwich in his hand when he helped up another picket from the floor.
At one point, two workers began passing out handbills while holding picket signs at an entrance.
Pilots from the Southwest Airlines Pilots' Association (SWAPA) have joined mechanics from Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AMFA) Local 11 in support of their informational picket near Love Field Airport in Dallas, the company said.
Mr Brown happened to be passing but stopped the car and stood with the workers on the picket line where they shared a few laughs.