security measures

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: measures - measures taken as a precaution against theft or espionage or sabotage etc.; "military security has been stepped up since the recent uprising"
precaution, safeguard, guard - a precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc.; "he put an ice pack on the injury as a precaution"; "an insurance policy is a good safeguard"; "we let our guard down"
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The chairman called on the state to find a solution so that the public can travel easily and security measures are conducted within in a reasonable time.
NNA - Army Commander General Jean Kahwaji stressed the paramount importance of continual strengthening of security measures at the airport and its surrounding regions, in coordination with the concerned authorities, to ensure the safety of this vital facility for the country.
The minister praised the owners and visitors of husseiniyat for their full cooperation with the security forces and compliance with the security measures put in place during their religious rituals.
Baquba / Nina / The security forces in Diyala province, imposed on Thursday strict security measures to counter the threat of what it said were the IS sleeping cells northeast of Baquba.
KOHAT -- Legal action against twenty schools having insufficient security measures was ordered by DPO Kohat Mohammad Sohaib Ashraf after his visit of schools, colleges and hostels in posh area of KDA Kohat here on Thursday.
According to credible sources the country's intelligence agencies have informed the government of southern Pakistani province that as tightened security measures around the army public schools have placed in the wake of Peshawar carnage, the terrorists have now changed their strategy and will hit civil educational institutions.
MULTAN -- Civil Defence Multan organized a workshop on safety and security measures of schools and colleges of the city at Multan Arts Council on Saturday.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- While some foreign companies and diplomatic missions have warned their employees and citizens in ystanbul to avoid shopping centers in relation to an increased risk of bomb attacks, shopping centers have also increased their security measures.
Summary: The Lebanese Army announced Sunday in a statement on its website that it would enforce strict security measures during the holiday marking the end of Ramadan.
NEWLY imposed airport security measures are "unavoidable", the head of the parliamentary committee which oversees the work of Britain's intelligence agencies has said.
During the meeting, they discussed the security measures taken in Yemen's airports, specially the Sana'a airport, as well as the procedures for resuming air traffic and cargo services between Yemen and Britain.
Small business often overlook proper security measures to secure their employee's work smartphones, according to the findings of a new study by IT management firm Soluto.

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