Definition of 'no-fly zone'
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We have called for urgent humanitarian access to besieged areas and have urged the government to establish a no-fly zone. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Leading voices are urging the imposition of a no-fly zone by Washington to save lives. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Washington also harbours deep reservations about the effectiveness and cost of a no-fly zone. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The no-fly zone would remain but would be of no practical benefit. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The air above it is a no-fly zone. Times, Sunday Times (2015)British efforts to garner international support for the no-fly zone appeared to be struggling. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A no-fly zone so that civilians under bombardment can be protected. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That is why we warned against a no-fly zone and why it is difficult to be anything other than pessimistic about how this will end. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The establishment of a no-fly zone in southern Iraq was part of the same process. A Rock and a Hard Place (1994)That's the way you do a no-fly zone. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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