war-ridden


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Related to war-ridden: warlike, belligerently
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Adj.1.war-ridden - engaged in warwar-ridden - engaged in war; "belligerent (or warring) nations"
unpeaceful - not peaceful; "unpeaceful times"; "an unpeaceful marriage"
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If Rs 19,065 has been spent for the NRC hearings by each excluded person, it implies that their per capita income had been effectively reduced to Rs 48,555 or about $700 which is at par with the Central African Republic, the civil war-ridden country with the lowest per capita income in the world, just above Somalia," Chakma said.
But the war-ridden Arabian country is sitting dangerously close on the edge of a bigger and more dangerous man-made catastrophe - an ageing and rapidly decaying oil tanker that can explode anytime spilling 1.14 million barrels of crude oil into the Red Sea.
The US has also called on the regional players to shoulder the responsibility by playing their constructive role to bring peaceful atmosphere in the war-ridden Afghan land.
The government should chart now the direction to bring this war-ridden part of Pakistan back to its feet.
Well, simply put, the two super powers are also nuclear powers, meaning that a war between the two would mean the demise of a big part of the world and the descendance of an important number of people into war-ridden societies and war-related issues.
PESHAWAR -- Sino Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing said that his country appreciates the role played by Pakistan to restore normalcy in the war-ridden Afghanistan.
Speaking on the occasion, the Cavasoglu acknowledged the efforts of Pakistan and underlined the significance of the central role which the South Asian giant has been playing to restore peace and stability in war-ridden Afghanistan.
WILPF members from the war-ridden Democratic Republic of the Congo fully grasp this conviction.
However, General Scott Miller, the US commander of Western-led forces in Afghanistan, said on Sunday that he hadn't received any instructions to change troop levels in the war-ridden country -- a statement that the NSC appeared to retrospectively confirm.
Actress Parvathy won the best actor (female) award for her role as a troubled nurse in the war-ridden hostage drama Take Off , while Aishwarya Lekhsmi won the same award in the critics section for her role in the tragic love story Mayaanadhi .
General Ondiekis exit would see Kenya withdraw her troops from the civil war-ridden country in a huff under orders of President Uhuru Kenyatta.I asked what the problem was but they could not tell me.
Taking stock of the on-going turmoil in war-ridden Afghanistan, Putin said, "It is crucial that we fight the terrorist threat emanating from that country in unison, curb drug production and trafficking and render aid to Afghanistan in its national reconciliation, economic revival and stabilisation."