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  1. blocking, blocknoun

    the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements

    Synonyms:
    stop, block, closure, city block, mental block, pulley-block, stoppage, occlusion, auction block, cube, cylinder block, pulley block, blockage, engine block, pulley

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  1. Benjamin Netanyahu:

    The campaign that we oversee plays out daily, in complex arenas, under myriad threats that recur without respite. This requires us to be constantly prepared to fight in secret, anytime and anywhere necessary. The service is charged with this effort and there is no option, but to win this war every day, we, the personnel of the ISA, have a very significant responsibility in defending the State of Israel and its inhabitants, in thwarting and blocking terrorist threats and in upholding democracy. We will continue to do this our way – with courage, wisdom, determination, innovation, dedication, and relevancy.

  2. Adrian Shahbaz:

    It's alarming to see the practice of blocking communication apps become normalized around the world as a policy tool.

  3. Sunni Muslims.The Pope:

    In order to prevent conflicts and build peace, it is essential that we spare no effort in eliminating situations of poverty and exploitation where extremism more easily takes root, and in blocking the flow of money and weapons destined to those who provoke violence.

  4. Adam Friedman:

    Most are pretty efficient at blocking UV radiation, if you are using a mask, I'm a big fan of mineral sunscreens and stick sunscreens... the stick adheres to skin a little bit better and doesn't get as runny as liquid.

  5. Alexander Pama:

    There are still no reports of casualty, thank God, initially, we are getting many houses were destroyed, power lines toppled and trees blocking major roads.

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