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safe haven

1. Designated area(s) to which noncombatants of the United States Government's responsibility and commercial vehicles and materiel may be evacuated during a domestic or other valid emergency.
2. Temporary storage provided to Department of Energy classified shipment transporters at Department of Defense facilities in order to assure safety and security of nuclear material and/or nonnuclear classified material. Also includes parking for commercial vehicles containing Class A or Class B explosives.
3. A protected body of water or the well deck of an amphibious ship used by small craft operating offshore for refuge from storms or heavy seas.
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safe haven

nzona sicura or protetta
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There came many days when fields and shores were dim with misty rain, or shivering before the breath of a melancholy sea-wind--nights, too, of storm and tempest, when Anne sometimes wakened to pray that no ship might be beating up the grim north shore, for if it were so not even the great, faithful light whirling through the darkness unafraid, could avail to guide it into safe haven.
With a heart, then, inclined to believe what I have said to thee, attend, my son, to thy Cato here who would counsel thee and be thy polestar and guide to direct and pilot thee to a safe haven out of this stormy sea wherein thou art about to ingulf thyself; for offices and great trusts are nothing else but a mighty gulf of troubles.
207-215) And on the shield was a harbour with a safe haven from the irresistible sea, made of refined tin wrought in a circle, and it seemed to heave with waves.
Fairfax had bidden me a kind good-night, and I had fastened my door, gazed leisurely round, and in some measure effaced the eerie impression made by that wide hall, that dark and spacious staircase, and that long, cold gallery, by the livelier aspect of my little room, I remembered that, after a day of bodily fatigue and mental anxiety, I was now at last in safe haven.
WASHINGTON -- The Trump administration's South Asia strategy gives US commanders in the region the authority and resources they need to deal with 'terrorist safe havens in both Afghanistan and Pakistan', says the White House.
NEW YORK -- Afghanistan's UN Ambassador, Mahmoud Saikal said that there is clarity among the UN Security Council members on the existence of terrorist safe havens inside Pakistan.
The US has suspended about $2 billion in security aid to Pakistan for 'failing' to clamp down on the Afghan Taliban and the Haqqani Network terror groups and dismantle their safe havens.
In the wake of US President Donald Trump's allegations that Pakistan is providing safe havens to terror outfits on its soil, Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Chief Mike Pompeo doubled down on those claims in an interview to CBS.
We can no longer be silent about Pakistan s safe havens for terrorist organizations,' Trump declared, outlining a new US security strategy in South Asia.
Haley's remarks came a day after Trump castigated Pakistan for providing safe havens to terrorists.
Pakistan has destroyed many terrorist safe havens in the country and all issues with India should be resolved through negotiations, the foreign secretaryfurther said.
THE new policy on Afghanistan and South Asia announced by President Trump, particularly the way it looked at Pakistan's role in regards to terrorist activities within Afghanistan , the accusations of safe havens of terrorists within Pakistan and the threatening tone urging Pakistan to fall in line negated the ground realities and ostensibly seemed an attempt to find a fall guy for US-NATO failure in Afghanistan.