Daily life prospects for several million Palestinians would deteriorate even further as a result of economic strangulation
Germany avoided a slow defeat through attrition and economic strangulation
by the swift victory over France in May-June 1940.
As long as Palestinians are hobbled by their Israeli-induced fragmentation, occupation, dehydration, isolation, siege and economic strangulation
, and their own current incompetent leaderships, they will find it very difficult to generate a more effective response to their sustained pain and vulnerabilities.
of Gaza was meant to undermine Hamas.
After revolution, eight years of war, varying degrees of diplomatic isolation, and economic strangulation
, Iran has a demonstrated inclination for managed disorder that tends to hamstring its rivals.
One is to intensify the economic strangulation
of Palestinian areas, a policy that has already proven ineffective to stop violence and which Sharon himself considers counterproductive.
The aim of this strategy was the economic strangulation
those less able to compete on price.
I think this is an economic strangulation
of refugees," said AKEL deputy Aristofanis Georgiou.
The killing of Rohani is tantamount to economic strangulation
of our entire family, his brother remarked.
, restrictions on exports and imports, and a steady creation of dependence are parts of the occupation that have led to a flooding of Israeli goods in West Bank stores.
Israel's economic strangulation
of the Strip was bound to end in tears.
We need only think of the continuation of the economic strangulation
of Cuba, or of Palestinian requests for UN observers or peacekeepers in the occupied territories, to be reminded of this.