“Decree” in the news

Example collocations

consent decree
issued a decree
presidential decree
royal decree
signed a decree

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CNA
· Testing centre queues fuel criticism over France's COVID-19 strategy  
One leading federation of laboratories said an abrupt Jul 25 decree to make testing free-of-charge and without prescription piled pressure on at a time many staff go on holiday.
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FRANCE 24
· Russian swimmers complete eco-relay across Lake Baikal  
If approved, the new decree would override a ban on most industrial operations near the lake as early as January 1.
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The Guardian
· Modi's brutal treatment of Kashmir exposes his tactics – and their flaws  
(The Nuremberg laws passed by the Nazi party in 1935 decreed that only those citizens who could provide legacy papers approved by the Third Reich were eligible for German citizenship.)
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Bangkok Post
· Police summon protest leaders for breaching emergency law  
Police have summoned five organisers of student-led protests against the government, saying they had violated a coronavirus emergency decree that forbids large gatherings, a senior officer told Reuters on Wednesday.
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CNA
· Thai police summon protest leaders for breaching COVID-19 emergency law  
BANGKOK: Thai police have summoned five organisers of student-led protests against the government, saying they had violated a coronavirus emergency decree that forbids large gatherings, police told Reuters on Wednesday (Aug 5).
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The Atlantic
· Trader Joe's Knows Petitions Aren't Commandments  
If the decree is that a company must not acknowledge the existence of differences between human groups, then we need a crystal-clear argument for why this is unacceptable.
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The Atlantic
· Donald Trump Has Given America Its Best Chance to Defeat Racism  
Sessions had also laid the groundwork for the suspension of all the consent decrees that provided federal oversight of law-enforcement agencies that had demonstrated a pattern of racism.
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The Guardian
· Spoon-Fed by Tim Spector review – food myths busted  
He convincingly argues that coffee and salt are healthier for most people than general opinion decrees, while vitamin pills and the vast majority of commercial yoghurts are less so.
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The Thaiger
· Senator questions the admission of US troops during state of emergency  
The emergency decree was extended for the third time at the end of July and is now set to expire at the end of this month.