salami tactics


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salami tactics

pl (inf)Salamitaktik f (inf)
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hawks as a mere repetition of its previous "salami tactics." This demands compensation from the U.S.
He said China is using 'salami tactics,' in which opposition is removed piece by piece without arousing too much suspicion.
When revisionist powers practice salami tactics skillfully in peacetime, it imperceptibly raises the pain threshold.
The PLA began honing its "salami tactics" in the Himalayas in the 1950s, when it sliced off the Switzerland-size Aksai Chin plateau.
It's salami tactics, which is bad science but good politics, and it could still deliver the goods.
As depicted in figure 4, the slope of the line for relative resolve slides up on the graph, leaving a gap below the slope on the vertical access as a prime environment for "salami tactics." This term refers to a strategy where a challenger can escalate gradually, slicing off small parts of its objectives one at a time, with little expectation of defender retaliation.
"Because the whole history of the federalist movement is that they make progress through salami tactics, they inch their way forward." He challenged President Obama's decision to come to the UK and intervene in the EU debate ahead of the June 23 referendum, saying: "There has been a long tradition that US Presidential visits to this country do not take place close to General Election periods.
Today, the Kremlin is employing such "salami tactics" vis-a-vis Ukraine.
Salami tactics: In the middle of the 20th century, Hungary's ruling Communist Party was led by Matyas Rakosi.
Why: Kenneth Walker Dance Project presents annual show: "Salami Tactics"
It should come as no surprise that, with national governments' parochialism impeding joint EU action, financial markets are using what the communists used to call "salami tactics" to slice away at the Union by attacking its member countries one by one.
Dealing with their different elements one after the other infamously came to be known at Rakosi's "salami tactics", cutting off bits one slice at a time.