soft target


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soft target

nobiettivo civile (e quindi facile da colpire)
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He had no strength to in- vent a tale; he would be a soft target.
We ask IG Sindh and DG Rangers to provide security to the people, particularly the doctors who are always considered a soft target.
I was among the quietest students in the class and often a soft target. However, my introverted temperament helped me escape the bullies.
A JUDGE who jailed a man for stealing from two supermarkets with his brothers - and watching as one of them beat a store manager - has told him North Wales is not a "soft target".
Talking to an Indian daily, Shafqat said: 'Art and entertainment industry is a soft target. They know that they can't fight back, so just ban it.
'Any political rally or protest could be used as soft target for a terrorist attack,' he added.
John's [Antigua and Barbuda], Sep 11 (ANI): Calling himself a "soft target in a small country", fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi on Tuesday said that he was undergoing media trial in connection with the alleged USD 2 billion Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam.
"They are clutching on straws for survival," the governor said, adding that the politicians have found a soft target in Raila and are capitalising on it for political survival.
"Soft target" manufacturers must toughen up to counter ruthless hackers, an expert has said, after nearly half the companies surveyed for a report said they had been victims of cyber crime.
Their topics include the psychology of soft targeting and unique vulnerability, the common-sense guide for the CEO, developing a planning team, exercises: testing plans and capabilities in a controlled environment, emergency operations center management during terrorist incidents, emergency management and the media, soft target threat assessment, hospital business continuity, sporting venue emergency planning, coordinated terrorist attacks and the public health system, developing strategies for emergency management programs, infrastructure protection: the fusion center's role, and soft target cybersecurity: the human interface.
Asia Tribune is of the opinion that Maithripala Srisena would be a soft target for Mahinda Rajapaksa in the Presidential race.
"Today's incident differs from recent attacks, potentially demonstrating low-level coordination to attack a pre-identified soft target as opposed to an opportunistic random act of violence," the consulate suggested in the message posted on its website and emailed to Americans registered with the consulate and/or the State Department.