disengagement disengagement /dɪs ɪn ˈɡeɪdʒ mənt/
- (n) the act of releasing from an attachment or connection
- (n) to break off a military action with an enemy
- The Knesset approved a resolution to accept disengagement, 76-36.
- Such disengagement would have to be negotiated in summit sessions with Premier Nikita Khrushchev, thought Fulbright, since Russia's power structure makes him its only decision maker.
- The Russians did not endorse any particular series of disengagement proposals.
- SUVA, Fiji, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Fijian Government has agreed to a request by the United Nations to deploy "blue helmet" service personnel to the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) in the Syrian Golan Heights. The deployment comes at a time of heightened importance of UNDOF's mandate to bring stability to the Middle East region.In expressing the UN's ...on June 20, 2013 Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! News
- "We have said from the days of our election campaign that we want to move toward economic disengagement from the Israeli occupation," Haniyeh told the pro-Hamas daily Palestine. "Egypt has a greater ability to meet the needs of Gaza."on Aug 19, 2004 By: Ismail Haniyeh Source: Palestine Media Center
- "We don't think there will be change in policy overnight. There won't be quick disengagement here. A great deal is at stake here," Zebari said.on Nov 5, 2008 By: Hoshyar Zebari Source: Malaysia Star
- "We must begin to develop a comprehensive plan for our country's gradual military disengagement from Iraq," wrote Sen. George Voinovich, R-Ohio, in a letter to the president.on Jul 7, 2007 By: George Voinovich Source: Sacramento Bee