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consequence

Logic
a. a conclusion reached by reasoning
b. the conclusion of an argument
c. the relations between the conclusion and the premises of a valid argument
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AaAaAeAcAaAaAeA@1/4oeWe reaffirm once again that we will employ all available polit and legal means in demanding that the British government bear the consequences resulting from issuing this ominous promise.
Download Rahi from LA: Lebanon can no longer bear displacement repercussions NNA - Maronite Patriarch Cardinal Beshara Boutros Rahi, Saturday, deemed that Lebanon could no longer bear the consequences of the Syrian displacement at all levels.
Engineers will bear the consequences if submitted documents fail to prove the required experience, the council has said.
President Donald Trump's new strategy to end the 17-year old war in Afghanistan is bound to fail, due to the fact that strategically United States is fighting Pakistan's game-plan in Afghanistan under the chief geopolitical patronage of China and since Beijing is deeply involved in Islamabad's sphere it is likely to bear the consequences.
He said Imran Khan took responsibility of the funds by presenting forged certificates and he should also bear the consequences.
According to a senior banker who preferred anonymity, the CBE supported companies that owe debts of $5m to help those companies to overcome the negative consequences of the flotation of the pound, especially regarding the weakness of the financial centres of these companies, which may not be able to bear the consequences of such a decision.
Patrick Thomas "But nothing on earth made you behave the way you did and you must bear the consequences of it.
Making it clear that it was the responsibility of police to get to the bottom of this case, Minister of State ( Home) Ranjit Patil said the police administration will have to bear the consequences if their work was not found proper.
The relevant states must take responsibility and bear the consequences for any assistance to the crime of financing terrorism on the part of state bodies or official persons.
He said the election commission would bear the consequences of its own incompetence this time around as he had already suffered at the hands of the institution's irresponsibility once.
Tibi said that Israelis will bear the consequences of their actions, and indicated that the Israeli government had two options: the two-state solution or a one-state solution.
Summary: Interior Minister Nouhad Machnouk said the entire Internal Security Forces institution should not bear the consequences of "individual mistakes," adding that the torture case at the Roumieh prison was being treated by the Military Tribunal.