“Assembly” in the news

Example collocations

assembly constituency
assembly line
general assembly
legislative assembly
state assembly

Publications and example sentences

The Independent
· George Floyd protests: National Guard troops positioned at Lincoln Memorial, drawing ‘police state’ comparisons  
The assembly came after the US capital imposed a 7pm curfew to try and curb violence that has flared between protesters and police over the last week, with citizens venting their anger at the death of George Floyd met with tear gas, rubber bullets and pepper spray.  Copy example sentence
Financial Express
· MP Assembly byelection 2020: Stakes high for BJP, Jyotiraditya Scindia faces first acid test after exit from Congress  
A lot is at stake for the Bharatiya Janata Party as Madhya Pradesh heads to polls for 24 Assembly seats later this year.  Copy example sentence
The Japan Times
· Xi Jinping’s strategic folly in Hong Kong  
It also appears that law itself does not necessarily have to be debated by Hong Kong’s legislators and can be placed under an annex of the Basic Law, the mini constitution that promises wide-ranging autonomy to Hong Kong and protects rights such as freedom of assembly and freedom of speech.  Copy example sentence
The Age
· WHO chief 'went too far' praising Beijing, as new report reveals coronavirus delays  
Australia ultimately pushed for an independent inquiry into the origins of the coronavirus and the role of the World Health Organisation at the World Health Assembly in May.  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· Dunkirk: how 335,000 were rescued - archive, 1940  
If that organisation had not been at work before the recent emergency arose there is no knowing how the rapid assembly of the 687 small craft which brought the men away from Northern France would have been arranged.  Copy example sentence
BBC News
· Stormont Live: Translink CEO updates MLAs on Covid-19  
Welcome to Wednesday's live coverage of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont.  Copy example sentence
Malay Mail
· Johor Pakatan says committed to parliamentary democracy, constitutional monarchy after Sultan’s warning  
JOHOR BARU, June 3 — In an immediate response today, Johor Pakatan Harapan (PH) said it took notice and respects state Ruler Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar’s warning to assemblymen that he will immediately dissolve the state assembly to pave the way for fresh election statewide.  Copy example sentence
Al Jazeera
· Impunity and annexation: 'Israel has its cake and eats it too'  
Israel has been in non-compliance with more than 40 Security Council resolutions, and about 100 UN General Assembly (UNGA) resolutions.  Copy example sentence
· Johor sultan warns that he will dissolve state assembly if politicking continues  
JOHOR BAHRU: The Sultan of Johor has warned that he would dissolve the Johor state legislative assembly if politicking continues, more than three months after Perikatan Nasional (PN) ousted Pakatan Harapan (PH) and took over the state administration.  Copy example sentence
The China Post
· The Latest: Police confront several hundred in Portland  
Police declared an unlawful assembly and set off flash-bang grenades and tear gas.  Copy example sentence