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organization of the foreign ministers of the World War II Allies—the United States, Great Britain, France, and the USSR—that, in a long series of meetings, attempted to reach political settlements after the war.
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in the republic of Venice, a special tribunal created (1310) to avert plots and crimes against the state. It was a direct result of the unsuccessful Tiepolo conspiracy against the Venetian oligarchy. In 1335 the body was given permanent status.
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There was a "sense of rebel" among Council of the North member dioceses that the Prioritized Operational Plan working group has proposed that the Council's annual grant be maintained at the 2006 level of $2.
A famous instance occurred at the Council of Nicaea (A.
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Between 1700 and 1704 the city council of Leipzig, in central Germany, presided over the construction of a new, large combination poor house, orphanage, insane asylum, and penitentiary named St.
It is further notable that while the credentials of Professor Wedgwood are highlighted (although perceptive observers may not be surprised to hear someone associated with the Council of Foreign Relations refrain from challenging establishment positions), we were not told whether her opinion was a considered one or merely an off-the-cuff answer to a reporter or, indeed, whether her studies in the vast field of international law have focused on questions relating to the abrogation of Security Council resolutions following the violation of one provision.
In addition, Barry Feinstein, of the Joint Council of Teamsters, 16 participated in the rally.
The Carolinas council was NMSDC's 1991 "National Council of the Year.
Number crunchers and members of the Council of the North narrowly averted a crisis here at their recent meeting, reaching a tentative compromise after one diocese said it would quit the group.
The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers filed suit against the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico today challenging a statute that precludes non-resident insurance brokers from conducting business in Puerto Rico without the countersignature of a resident agent.
By far, the City Council of Los Angeles is the rudest, most arrogant council of them all.
The alarm should sound and lights flash when you're asked to contribute to so-called badge organizations in support of local law enforcement or fire protection, the Charities Review Council of Minnesota warns.
State Department for the Council of the Americas annual Washington Conference.

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