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“threat” in the news

Publications and example sentences

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
So-called loyalist paramilitary groups represent a different sort of threat, still roaming the backstreets of Belfast but these days less interested in sectarian violence than everyday gangsterism.
He stressed that each arm delivered to “terrorist groups will pose a threat to Syria and to Turkey as well.”
Meanwhile, National Defense Minister Hulusi Akar on April 23 said Turkey was unfazed by U.S. threats and had a Plan B in case the U.S. continues to block F-35 deliveries and terminates the deal.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Sunday's attacks have highlighted rifts in Sri Lanka's leadership, after it emerged that authorities were warned about an imminent threat.

Sunday, April 14, 2019
The last-minute Brexit delay granted by the European Union removes the immediate threat of a damaging break with the bloc.
The threat of severe thunderstorms has forced Augusta National officials to instigate a two-tee start in groups of three, with the leading trio of Francesco Molinari, Tiger Woods and Tony Finau off at 09:20 a.m.
The day before his conversation with Mr. McAleenan, Mr. Trump had retreated from his threat to close the border in a matter of days.

Friday, April 5, 2019
About 100,000 pangolins are poached from the wild each year, with all eight species in Africa, and especially Asia, now under threat, according to conservation group WildAid.

Thursday, March 28, 2019
"We chose to have our voice heard at this moment because the US government considers us a threat to national security ...

Sunday, March 24, 2019
When Airbus announced plans for the plane in 2010, a Boeing executive told employees that it posed no threat.

Saturday, March 23, 2019
But despite the loss of of territory the group is still seen as a major global security threat.

Saturday, March 16, 2019
Greece calling Turkey's flights over the Aegean SeaAegean Sea a “threat” is incompatible with alliance and good neighborly relations, said Turkey on March 15, in the latest rejoinder in the countries' Aegean dispute.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Washington (CNN) — The US has underscored to Germany its threat to limit intelligence sharing with countries that use Chinese tech giant Huawei to build their 5G communications networks.

Thursday, March 7, 2019
Shenzhen, China (CNN Business)Embattled Chinese tech giant Huawei is suing the US government in its most aggressive move yet to fight back against accusations that its technology poses a global security threat.

Monday, March 4, 2019
Crisis may be easing, but nuclear threat still hangs over India and Pakistan

Sunday, March 3, 2019
She also says she was subject to "veiled threats", which she believes were made good when she was shuffled out of her department.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Theresa May is facing the threat of a revolt by Remain-supporting ministers who want her to rule out a no-deal Brexit.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
“In a new threat against our intellectuals, the precious writers of daily Cumhuriyet will be jailed again,” Kılıçdaroğlu told his party group meeting in parliament on Feb. 19.

Friday, February 15, 2019
Votel, speaking to CNN from Oman on Friday, revealed he would only have declared that ISIS had been defeated, as Trump did in December, if he was sure they no longer posed a threat.
Joseph Votel, the top American general in the Middle East, also said that the US-backed forces on the ground in Syria were not ready to handle the threat of ISIS on their own.

Monday, February 4, 2019
The UK's departure from the EU may also pose a serious threat to developing countries that depend on trade with Britain, a new report has found.

Thursday, January 24, 2019
They caused multiple threats against the four-time champions and successfully countered many of their attacks.

Thursday, January 17, 2019
US President Donald Trump has renewed a threat to declare a national emergency to fund the construction of a wall on the Mexican border.
US shutdown: Trump renews national emergency threat over wall

Thursday, January 10, 2019
US acknowledges threat to Turkey from terrorists, Pompeo says

Monday, January 7, 2019
He said the State Department will push back against the threats to America from China, in cooperation with the Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018
The greatest threat to President Donald Trump’s re-election bid may not be the slew of investigations closing in on his Oval Office but a possible economic slowdown.

Monday, December 17, 2018
Monk seals face many threats much worse than eels.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Trump defends shutdown threat after clashing with Pelosi, Schumer

Sunday, October 21, 2018
Russia nuclear treaty: US warned over threat to scrap deal

Sunday, October 14, 2018
Saudi Arabia rejected threats to punish it over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, saying the kingdom would retaliate against any sanctions with tougher measures, the official state news agency said on Sunday.
ECB's Draghi warns central banks' independence under threat

Saturday, October 6, 2018
"France is looking into the situation of the President of Interpol and is concerned about the threats his wife has received," the statement said.
The spouse told police that she had last heard from him 10 days ago and had recently received threats via social networks and by telephone, according to the statement.

Monday, September 17, 2018
When answering a question about the U.S. threat to punish Chinese companies using the excuse of intellectual property theft, Gao said China hopes the United States can treat the business activities of Chinese companies objectively and fairly.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Camel spiders eat other bugs, lizards, small birds and rodents, but they are of negligible threat to humans, whom they can give painful bites, but rarely harm them in a serious way as they are not venomous.