Almazan says that a reporter from the Orange County Register had been urging her to sit down with Allaway, but she refused.
Libyan authorities also have been mounting an outreach campaign to other Salafist militias, urging them not to do anything rash.
These are not voices that were urging a US invasion of Iraq in 2003.
The president of the United States was urging the great American public to rise up and demand change through social media.
By urging international intervention in Syria, Israel is of course running a security risk.
Thou wilt say "impossible:" this is the very thing I have been urging, it behooves friends to help their friends in misfortunes.
Mr Clayton was pushing me forward, and urging a dagger into my hand.
Still, in urging all this, I feel that more remains and must remain unspoken.
We have been selfish, sister, in urging our visit at such hazard.
Corts waited on Montezuma, urging a request that the great temple be assigned for public worship according to the Christian rites.
1550s, from Latin urgere "to press hard, push, drive, compel," from PIE root *werg- "to work" (cf. Avestan vareza "work, activity;" Greek ergon "work," orgia "religious performances," organon "tool;" Armenian gorc "work;" Lithuanian verziu "tie, fasten, squeeze," vargas "need, distress;" Old Church Slavonic vragu "enemy;" Gothic waurkjan, Old English wyrcan "work;" Gothic wrikan "persecute," Old English wrecan "drive, hunt, pursue;" Old Norse yrka "work, take effect"). Related: Urged; urging.
1610s, from urge (v.); in frequent use after c.1910.