"If true," he maintains, "you could apply a scorched-earth policy
to [routing] them" with caffeine or citric acid.
A prosecution witness told the UN war crimes tribunal in The Hague that Slobodan Milosevic's security forces threatened to wipe out hundreds of ethnic Albanian villages in Kosovo as part of a 'scorched-earth policy
Often times, a scorched-earth policy
, like the one imposed by Dunlap, can cause corporate-side distress.
If they continue to pursue a scorched-earth policy
, they'll be defeated in the next election, and the environmental rules will come out stronger as a result.
The former Chief Constable of West Yorkshire said: "The scorched-earth policy
was often ineffective and the war against drugs needed a global, multi-agency approach.
The former Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police said: 'The scorched-earth policy
was often ineffective and the war against drugs needs a global, multi agency approach.
"The establishment of the militia groups had been systematic, the process of violence developed systematically, ending up in a scorched-earth policy
," he said.
Nice guy Alex may be, but when it comes to his enemies he operates a scorched-earth policy
This region was one of the most severely affected by the scorched-earth policy
adopted by the government headed by Gen.
Leaning on the Americans, no matter how gently, only produces a heavy-handed backlash and Jack Valenti, the tough-talking Texan who is head of the Motion Picture Association of America will once again descend on Ottawa like a ton of bricks threatening, in his own subtle, charming way, a scorched-earth policy
if one penny of American profits are curtailed.
The last Portuguese governor is praised for not following instructions to institute a scorched-earth policy
. Of his daughter's marriage to Mervin, Dom Manuel thinks, "Class and caste would slowly disappear.
He adopts a real scorched-earth policy
in his interpretation of the American Dream--and, of course, nothing embodies the American Dream more succinctly than tract housing.