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abrogate

Withdraw, rescind, revoke, or cancel. Common usage implies an act done in a one-sided or high-handed manner, but this is not necessary to the definition.
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To be fair, while this group is against the abrogation of article 370, they also don't favour an independent Kashmir or its accession to Pakistan.
Another article written by Lan Jianxue of the China Institute of International Studies on 15 August inChina Dailyopines that the abrogation of Article 370 has opened a 'Pandora's Box' and that 'India's unilateral move to fundamentally change the administrative division of the region and seize Pakistani and Chinese territories has angered its two neighbors and invited strong reactions from both'.
Dr Raja Qaiser said that the abrogation of Article 370 is a violation of the Indian constitution and it is unlikely to survive a legal challenge in the Indian Supreme Court.
A British Member of Parliament and head of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Kashmir,Debbie Abrahams, in a letter to the UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, expressed concern over the abrogation of Article 370, increased tension in South Asia and use of cluster bombs on unarmed civilians in Kashmir by India.
She termed abrogation of Article-370 by the Indian government a severe violation of the UN Security Council resolutions and added that Pakistan will not leave Kashmiris alone and it would use all the available options.
The vice chairman of the Senate Defense panel also weighed in with his support for the audit, but definitely ruled out any notion of abrogation.
"Abrogation of the nuclear deal means failure of diplomacy and domination of bullying on the international scene.
The JI pointed out that the vicious attempts for abrogation of Article 35-A and 370 are being made to change the demography and thereby frustrate the people's demand for self-determination.
NNA - Information Minister Ramzi Jreij on Tuesday congratulated al Jadeed TV on the STL Appeal Chamber's abrogation of the issued verdict against al-Jadeed TV vice chairman, Karma Khayat, and thus the acquittal of the Channel and Karma of all charges against them.
The Palace official said the Laude case should be treated separately from the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) amid calls for its review or abrogation.
Soni expressed concern over recent media reports that the BJP may play up the controversy over abrogation of Article 370 of the Constitution, which gives special status to Jammu and Kashmir, in order to polarise the voters in Jammu.
Car entre son amendement et son abrogation, il est question d'incidences financieres sur les entreprises.