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When something is being ________, people are avoiding using it (abstaining from)as a means of protest.
boycotted
When one nation uses armed forces to intercede in the internal affairs of another nation it is called _____________.
military intervention
_________ is metal fragments from bombs, mines, or shells that have exploded.
shrapnel
A/an _________ is a period in which fighting stops. These are usually short times of peace.
truce
________ are a building or group of buildings where soldiers live.
barracks
__________ are structures that are set up to block the way.
barricades
A/an ___________ is a escort that provides protection.
convoy
___________ is having a discussion in the hope of reaching an agreement.
negotiating
A/an ___________ is a dwelling area, usually in a foreign country, for people who must escape danger in their own countries.
refugee camp
A/an __________ is a group of people moving along together.
procession
When something has been ______, it means that the contents were stolen. It was plundered.
looted
__________ means to have withdrawn from a dangerous place.
evacuated
__________ are formal statements or proposals brought before a committee.
resolutions
A/an ________ is an agreement to stop fighting.
cease-fire