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Example Sentences for "intervene"

The government has so far refused to intervene in the transit strikePolice intervened in the demonstration when it began to get violent.

The government has so far refused to intervene in the transit strike.

We spent the intervening time between our flights looking over our maps, and planning our holiday.

Military intervention by the United States now seems inevitable.

The intervention by the U.S.S.R. in the internal affairs of the country was condemned internationally.

The public is calling for the government to intervene in the month-long strike by health care workers.

The boss was obliged to intervene in the dispute between the secretary and the receptionist because they weren't getting any work done.

The government has announced its intention to intervene in the teachers' strike if a settlement can't be reached within the next 48 hours.

One of the office staff decided to intervene when an argument between a couple of the filing clerks became too intense.

I don't really think it is appropriate for an employer to intervene in the private lives of employees.

If tigers are to survive in the wild, they will need massive human intervention.

In 1979, the U.S. and Jamaica intervened militarily in Grenada in order to prevent the establishment of a communist state on the island.

In August of 1969, the British army arrived in Northern Ireland to intervene in violence between Protestants and Roman Catholics.

In 1974, a Greek-sponsored attempt to seize the government of Cyprus was met by military intervention from Turkey.

In Hungary in 1956, a revolt and announced withdrawal from the Warsaw Pact were met with a massive military intervention by the Soviet Union.

The Norwegian economy features a combination of free market activity and government intervention.

On June 4, 1938 following numerous international interventions, the Nazis allowed Sigmund Freud to emigrate to London with his wife and daughter.

Studies show that people are less likely to intervene in an emergency if they in a crowd.

Discussion question: Does one country have the right to intervene in the internal affairs of another nation? Under what conditions?


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