The West and its allies appear to be taking baby steps toward creating a no-fly zone over Syria -- with the important qualification that it be limited in scope, minimize chances of an open war with Damascus and receive broad international support.
What does NFZ stand for?
NFZ stands for No-Fly Zone
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- Military and Government
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We have 6 other meanings of NFZ in our Acronym Attic
- National Foundation for Youth Music (UK)
- National Foursquare Youth Ministry (Los Angeles, CA)
- National Federation of Youth Organisations in Bangladesh (Dhaka, Bangladesh)
- North Florida Youth Soccer League
- Narodowy Fundusz Zdrowia (Polish: National Health Fund)
- Nebenfahrzeug (German)
- Nemzeti Filharmonikus Zenekar (Hungarian: National Philharmonic Orchestra)
- No Fee Zone
- No Fighting Zone (gaming)
- No Fun Zone
Samples in periodicals archive:
18 (Xinhua-ANI): Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Saturday that Russia opposes the idea of setting up a no-fly zone over Syria, which, it believes, would be a violation of Syria's sovereignty.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The introduction of a no-fly zone in Syria was a "counter-productive" and a "unilateral" step, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov said.
Lawmakers overwhelmingly supported the country's involvement in the military operation to enforce a UN sanctioned no-fly zone over Libya despite confusion over the mission's scope.
Typhoons flew their first ever combat mission while patrolling the no-fly zone in support of UNSCR 1973.
The Arab League's support for a no-fly zone last week helped overcome reluctance in the West for action in Libya.
Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd on Thursday urged the international community not to go "weak at the knees" as he stepped up calls for a no-fly zone in Libya.
Summary: PARIS (Cihan) - France failed on Tuesday to convince its G8 partners to support its initiative for a no-fly zone over Libya.