blood ties

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blood ties

A popular term for any genetic relationship between one person and/or party and another.
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Don Touhig, under secretary of state at the Ministry of Defence, said new information showed it was wrong to impose the blood tie rule.
The COAS said, We have brotherly relations and blood ties with people of Afghanistan, adding, border management and greater international cooperation is a must for the regional peace.
This was a historic and unforgettable event that demonstrated the authenticity of the blood ties between the Gulf nations led by their great leaders.
The rebels did not give any consideration to the geo-political history, nor the blood ties or the social and cultural connections of the region.
More than an average family drama, "Babamin Sesi" conveys the depth of human character and blood ties.
Al-Jubouri pointed to the tribal dimension between Iraq and Jordan and the blood ties among many Jordanian and Iraqi tribes, which live in both countries, adding that his accompanying parliamentary delegation represents all Iraqi sects, and they all want to open new horizons with Jordan.
The dispute is a lesson for the member states that the people of the GCC are one, with strong blood ties, shared history and who aspire to a common future.
Dans l'esprit de Guillaume Canet bien evidemment, l'echec cuisant de Blood Ties, qu'il n'a pas encore avale et qu'il evoque souvent de maniere tres transparente, avec des regrets.
BLOOD TIES (15) CLIVE OWEN is a career criminal who, just released after a 12-year stretch, is reunited with his cop brother (Billy Crudup), BLOOD TIES (15) CLIVE OWEN is a career criminal who, just released after a 12-year stretch, is reunited with his cop brother (Billy Crudup), his junkie girlfriend (Marion Cotillard) and his cancer-stricken father (James Caan).
Blood Ties can be seen in art house cinemas but is also the most high profile film to date to have been given a simultaneous digital download and premium on-demand release.
BLOOD TIES (15) CLIVE Owen stars in this ambitious crime thriller set in Brooklyn in 1974.
In her new film, Blood Ties, she didn't have to go far to research her role as she plays a woman who will do anything for her children.