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foreign aid

n.
Aid, such as economic or military assistance, offered by one nation to another.
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foreign aid

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) economic and other assistance given by one country to another
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for′eign aid′


n.
economic, technical, or military assitance given by one nation to another.
[1955–60]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.foreign aid - aid (such as economic or military assistance) provided to one nation by another
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
economic aid, financial aid, aid - money to support a worthy person or cause
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This ratio is likely to further improve when the full years' Foreign Aid Disbursement information is available, said a press statement issued here.
95% was authorized for release upto 30thJune, 2019 as compared to 76% during the fiscal year 2017-18 inclusive of foreign aid disbursement (figures upto April, 2019).
A total of Rs 107.1 billion worth of foreign aid has been received in the first eight months of the current fiscal year of 2018/19, according to economic survey .
The program was sponsored by a foreign aid agency, with the aim of introducing technically qualified people in the department on a permanent basis.
Tens of billions of dollars in foreign aid are given by developed countries to developing countries annually.
The joint United Nations Programme on HIV/Aids told the government to reduce overdependency on foreign aid, saying it is unsustainable.
Figure 1 shows the mean values of foreign aid for health between 1995 and 2013, measured as external resources for health as a share of total domestic expenditure on health.
should give the country so much foreign aid given that the "Pro-Maduro Pro-Ortega and Pro-China leftist government is always against the U.S.
After 18th Amendment, resources as well as responsibilities of provinces has increased many times which has also increased their rights to seek foreign aid.
Foreign aid has re-gained the attention of a wide and diverse scholarship lying at the intersection of political economy, finance, development studies, geopolitics, and international relations.
spent $42 billion on foreign aid. About 35 percent of that was for military assistance, but all the rest provided economic and humanitarian aid to developing countries.
President Donald Trump is not the first president to use US foreign aid as a carrot and stick, and not the first to threaten to cut aid to countries that displease Washington.

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