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ALARM

Abbreviation for:
Association of Litigation and Risk Managers
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b) four alarm bells located at the edges of the city
'The fact they're concerned about the catastrophic impact by a large comet or asteroid in the future should be an alarm bell to anyone who thinks this stuff is science fiction.
Reports in Indian and international media on Modi Govt's ethnic cleansing of Muslims should send alarm bells ringing across the world that the illegal annexation of Kashmir is part of a wider policy to target Muslims.https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/assam-nrc-final-citizens-list-today-status-of-41-lakh-at-stake-10-points-2093259 ...
This threatens 9m Kashmiris under siege in IOK for over 2 weeks which shd have sent alarm bells ringing across the world with UN Observers being sent there Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) August 18, 2019 "Already 4 million Indian Muslims face detention camps and cancellation of citizenship.
Typically such grand ideas would set off alarm bells
"This SNP shift away from support for air tax cuts and Heathrow expansion will set alarm bells ringing among the business community in the north-east," he said.
I believe that we should ring alarm bells in our society, this is a big issue.
Bray v Derry City Tonight, 7.45pm GARY CRONIN has conceded that "alarm bells" went off in their 5-0 thumping by Bohemians on Friday night.
Surely the example of Tunisia, whose economy has been completely destroyed by one terrorist attack, must ring some alarm bells, but no, ignore the alarm bells and they'll stop ringing.
As a result, today Karachi experiences little to no rainfall and that should send alarm bells ringing in the corridors of power.
Treasury Closing Summary: After a promising start on Tuesday, stocks and yields dove for cover as renewed volatility in the tech sector set off alarm bells. News that the Trump trade team may be planning to use emergency laws via CFIUS to clamp down on China investment into the U.S.