bloc voting for allies, and totally blanking your political foes, became the norm.
Two years later, he had released all Soviet dissidents from prison and was beginning to loosen the reins on Soviet bloc countries.
Further, the “left” bloc that some have referred to includes non-Zionist Arab parties, which picked up about 9-12 seats.
It was the hundreds, thousands, of humanists from Russia and the Eastern bloc who fought totalitarianism.
Morsi secured the Muslim Brotherhood votes because he unquestionably represents that bloc.
Pederson headed a bloc against 'Carmack's Folly,' but he backed the wrong horse, and when the bubble burst he was out in the cold.
Only $98 of the total went to Communist China, all the rest to the European bloc.
It was pointed out that these objectives have a dual character: strengthening the bloc and weakening the free-world powers.
If they failed to produce the usual amount of rubber on the appointed day they would be put in ‘bloc’ (imprisoned).
The French Socialists were returned with important majorities, and the bloc found itself stronger than ever before.