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English translation: preemptive (or pre-emptive) war

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Arabic term or phrase:حرب استباقية
English translation:preemptive (or pre-emptive) war
Entered by: Fuad Yahya
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16:38 Nov 8, 2008
Arabic to English translations [PRO]
Military / Defense
Arabic term or phrase: حرب استباقية
أولا، أن الولايات المتحدة يجب أن تلجأ إلى شن حرب إستباقية ولا تنتظر ليقع هجوم على الأهداف الأمريكية بأسلحة الدمار الشامل
jankopolo
Local time: 13:34
preempive (or pre-emptive) war
Explanation:
Take a look at these articles:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Preemptive_war

http://www.cdi.org/news/law/preemptive-war.cfm

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To find out the difference between "preemtive" and "preventive" wars, take a look at these articles:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Preventive_war

http://www.strategicstudiesinstitute.army.mil/Pubs/display.c...


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Note added at 4 hrs (2008-11-08 21:01:17 GMT)
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I apologize for the typo in "preemptive."
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Fuad Yahya
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thanks a lot !
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preempive (or pre-emptive) war


Explanation:
Take a look at these articles:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Preemptive_war

http://www.cdi.org/news/law/preemptive-war.cfm

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Note added at 14 mins (2008-11-08 16:52:15 GMT)
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To find out the difference between "preemtive" and "preventive" wars, take a look at these articles:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Preventive_war

http://www.strategicstudiesinstitute.army.mil/Pubs/display.c...


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Note added at 4 hrs (2008-11-08 21:01:17 GMT)
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I apologize for the typo in "preemptive."

Fuad Yahya
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Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 20
Grading comment
thanks a lot !

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ghada Samir
2 mins

agree  mbrodie
5 mins

agree  Aymene Zermane
7 mins

agree  Hani Hassaan: Pre-Emptive war, yes حرب استباقية and Preventive was is حرب وقائية
12 mins

agree  Bubo Coromandus: yes, *preemptive*/pre-emptive
26 mins
  -> Thank you for correcting my typo.

agree  Saleh Dardeer
27 mins

agree  Haytham Abulela
42 mins

agree  Ahmad Barakat
1 hr

agree  zax
1 hr

agree  zkt
1 hr

agree  Mohamed Ghazal
3 hrs

agree  Noha Kamal, PhD.
3 hrs

agree  shfranke: "pre-emptive" is it. Tamaam wa nuS
4 hrs

agree  Salam Alrawi
5 hrs

agree  Mohsin Alabdali
8 hrs

agree  a1interpreter
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Changes made by editors
Nov 9, 2008 - Changes made by Fuad Yahya:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/956888">jankopolo's</a> old entry - "حرب استباقية" » "preempive (or pre-emptive) war"


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