translation and definition "concrete jungle",
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Translations into Chinese:
(idiomatic) An urban or other populated area containing a high density of buildings constructed of concrete or similar materials, especially one which lacks greenery and which seems unattractive, harsh, or unsafe.
The Special Rapporteur had become an instrument of such propaganda and an impediment to the peace process, since he had extrapolated events occurring in a small strip of jungle along the Thai border to be representative of the situation throughout the country
This is a tragedy that has taken us back to the law of the jungle
• France on the exchange of military personnel for regular and advanced training and jungle warfare courses
The complainant added that he never informed the police about the incident in the jungle, for fear of being killed by members of FARE-DP
Such a system cannot be replaced by “the law of the jungle” for the benefit of the powerful and, ultimately, of the only super-Power
The most critical danger stalking us today is the persistence of a world where what prevails is the law of the jungle, the might of the most powerful, the privileges and extravagance of a handful of countries, and the dangers of aggression, underdevelopment and hopelessness for the vast majority
For the international community to remain silent at a crime that has been going on since ‧ would be an incentive to the arrogant aggressor to commit further acts of aggression against independent States and thus to the dominance of the law of the jungle in international relations
I believe that the distinguished representative of the DPRK rightly referred to the risks of jungle laws gaining ground
At the end of the first year of the conflict, it was estimated that ‧ people had lost their lives, not including those who died fleeing in the jungle, and that ‧ were missing, not to mention the thousands who had been displaced or had sought refuge abroad
A number of people who had been forcibly relocated earlier said that they had stayed in hiding in the jungle until the Tatmadaw was gone
Mothers went into the jungle in attempts to bring their sons home
In view of the international situation following the barbaric terrorist attacks in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania, the delegates of more than ‧ tates in Nicaragua at that distressing time gave a vote of confidence to peace, to the peaceful settlement of conflicts and to civilization, and resoundingly rejected hatred, the law of the jungle and mad, cowardly violence
What logic could be used by the countries of the world to justify to their people the waging of a war, in contravention of international law and in grave and flagrant violation of the Charter, in order to pursue hidden objectives that give precedence to the law of the jungle over international legitimacy?
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