intertribal intertribal  /ˌɪn tər ˈtraɪ bəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) between or among tribes

Usage(s):

  1. But intertribal warfare isn't really a matter of hatred.
  2. Five years of his rule have brought Uganda a modicum of stability, expanded trade and improved intertribal relations.
  3. But intertribal warfare isn't really a matter of hatred.

News

  • Report: Forests on Indian Reservations Underfunded

    GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Forests held in trust for Indian tribes across the nation are woefully underfunded by the federal government, according to a report issued Thursday by a panel of experts. The congressionally mandated report for the Intertribal Timber Council was released at the group's annual meeting on the Menominee Indian Reservation in Wisconsin. Click here to view the report. It found ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Flathead Beacon

Quotes

  1. "Abatement of violence and intertribal reconciliation in the south are vital to the forthcoming elections in 2010 and the subsequent referendum in 2011," Ban said in the statement.
    on Sep 6, 2009 By: Ban Ki-moon Source: Xinhua

  2. "Tribal sovereignty must mean that the place to resolve intertribal disputes is the tribe itself," Obama said. "Our nation has learned with tragic results that federal intervention in internal matters of Indian tribes is rarely productive -...
    on May 16, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Hawaii Reporter

  3. "None of this means things are easy, of course, and a number of unconnected incidents locally have led to a rise in intertribal violence, but we're confident this will be resolved," Browne said.
    on May 18, 2006 By: Des Browne Source: CNN International

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