Reconvention


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Related to Reconvention: rebutter

Re`con`ven´tion


n.1.(Civil Law) A cross demand; an action brought by the defendant against the plaintiff before the same judge.
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Beside this, the latest situation in the fight against terrorism, reconvention of Kurdish congress and cooperation and solidarity among Kurdish forces also were discussed at the meeting.
The sessions have been marred by disagreement and were postponed again for several weeks following their reconvention last week.
If the negotiation is going nowhere, you could suggest a recess or reconvention at a later date, impose a deadline, threaten to pull out, or appoint arbitrators.