At the November 1998 Baltic Sea Security Conference, the political director of the German Foreign Ministry, Klaus Neubert, speaking for the EU, said: "The acquis is 320,000 type-written pages with only 80,000 that are negotiable and those are not negotiable
on substance but on transition times.
Reacting to Nauru's move, Chen in his capacity as party leader, made a improvised high-profile comment at the DPP national assembly, warning that the sovereignty over Taiwan is not negotiable
or exchangeable with China's goodwill.
Although some expressed concern that this was alienating potential support, the general feeling was that vegetarianism was not negotiable
A Question of Values: You may face opposition by environmental preservationists or other special interest groups whose position is a question of values, which are simply not negotiable
A potential drawback: generally the arbitration decision is binding, the award is not negotiable
and you can't appeal your case.
The final rule of engagement is a recognition that some "core values" are simply not negotiable
We must impress upon the Chinese that the global trading system is not negotiable
They know that improving the quality of the air we breathe and the water we drink is not negotiable
for any industry or business in America.
We have said many times that whatever is related to our defense and missile power is not negotiable
The missile program and "defense capabilities of the Islamic Republic of Iran are not negotiable
," said Mohammad Javad Zarif after meeting with his Estonian counterpart, Marina Kaljurand.
He said, NCAA would not under any guise compromise the mandatory 18 months regular check up for all aircrafts operating in Nigeria, which is a fundamental integral part of the safety guidelines all the stakeholders have signed to, it is just not negotiable
It is not negotiable
for us," Weber told the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung.