axis of evil


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axis of evil

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) North Korea, Iraq, and Iran when considered together as a perceived threat to world stability
[C21: coined by George W. Bush, 43rd US President]
Translations
eje del mal
osovina zla
asse della malvagità
悪の枢軸
악의 주축
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It was a combined allied effort by the world axis of evil in order to eliminate any "threat" to their monstrous hegemony.
Bush uncivilized for using that very word and putting Iran in his "Axis of Evil." Khamenehi's criticism of separating children from their mothers might have some resonance if the Islamic Republic did not periodically sweep up Afghan children from the streets in Iran and dump them on the Afghan border without telling their parents.
Soon after the GCC states announced they are going to levy VAT, utterly negative, malicious and provocative campaigns went viral on social media platforms, driven by the axis of evil represented by the Iranian-Qatari alliance.
It stressed that the terrorist acts by the Iranian axis of evil through the deployment of its groups in countries of its intervention are threatening the countries of the region as a whole in a series of subversive crimes and the spread of sectarian strife.
Jobrani, an internationally famous comedian, is a founding member of The Axis of Evil Comedy Tour, which features some of the top Middle Eastern-American comics in the world.
Maz Jobrani is best known as a founding member of the Axis of Evil Comedy Tour, which featured some of the top Middle Eastern-American comics in the world.
Rather than demonizing particular countries as was the case with the Bush administration's pronouncement of Iraq, Iran, and North Korea as an "axis of evil," Westra (political science, Nagoya U., Japan) examines negative factors that precipitated the recent global economic meltdown.
The exponential growth of their comedic output and audience -- from the United States to the United Arab Emirates -- led to their global success, culminating in the formation of the Axis of Evil Comedy Tour, a satirical title alluding to the term former President George W.
The exponential growth of their comedic output and audience - from the United States to the UAE - led to their global success, culminating in the formation of the Axis of Evil Comedy Tour, a satirical title alluding to the term former president George W.
It's little wonder the BBC has employed him for shows such as Britain's Best Buildings, Holidays in the Axis of Evil, and this series.
The commander of Israel's navy hinted broadly that naval forces recently struck unspecified faraway targets as part of the war against the Axis of Evil led by Iran.
Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman described North Korea, Syria, and Iran as "the new Axis of Evil", claiming that North Korean weapons confiscated in Thailand in December of last year were on their way to "terrorist groups" in the Middle East such as Palestinian Hamas and Lebanese Hizbullah, reported the Lebanese daily AN NAHAR, Thursday.