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stance

1. Sport the posture assumed when about to play the ball, as in golf, cricket, etc.
2. Scot a place where buses or taxis wait
3. Mountaineering a place at the top of a pitch where a climber can stand and belay
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In a series of tweets on Saturday, she said China has again supported Pakistan's stance on Kashmir issue and proved that it always stands with truth and uprightness.
Firdous Ashiq Awan said Saturday that international community is supporting Prime Minister Imran Khan's approach for promotion of peace in the region and China's open support of Pakistan's stance was its manifestation.
Firdous Ashiq Awan said Saturday that international community was supporting Prime Minister Imran Khan's approach for promotion of peace in the region and China's open support of Pakistan's stance was its manifestation.
'UN's secretary general's narrative is clear and it forces India to refrain itself from amending the status of Kashmir, acknowledges Pakistan's stance on the dispute,' she stated.
(2) In such matters, one's "stance" or favoring can play a role in grounding reasons, at least if we suppose that the attitude is based on an accurate descriptive understanding of what one's options are really like.
'We did not discuss recognition of Kosovo in the past four years and while I am in the Council of Ministers of BiH Kosovo will not be recognized by the BiH Council of Ministers, because that is also the stance of the other two ministers from RS,' said Crnadak.
Capitals, SANA -- Japanese Yoshihide Suga Chief Cabinet Secretary said that his country's stance regarding the occupied Syrian Golan has not changed after the biased statements of the US President Donald Trump to the side of the Israeli occupation entity.
DOT: Catriona's stance on age of criminal liability won't affect tourism promotion !-- -- Rosette Adel (philstar.com) - February 27, 2019 - 9:33pm MANILA, Philippines For Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat, Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray's stance on lowering the age of criminal responsibility does not have any effect on her rolein promoting the country's tourism.
Islamabad -- Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Sunday said Kashmir is an important cornerstone of Pakistan's foreign policy with Pakistan having a clear stance on the issue.
Speaking to the media before departing, Qureshi said Kashmir is an important cornerstone of Pakistan's foreign policy and that Pakistan's stance on the issue is very clear.
"Modi should understand that all political forces have the same stance on Kashmir," Zardari said.
KARACHI -- The Secretary-General of Palestine Foundation, Sabir Abu Maryam met with former President of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain and discussed on the various issues of Palestine and Pakistan's stance in it.