Example sentences for: incursion

How can you use “incursion” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • According to Peruvian daily La República , Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and the United States (who together form the Ecuador-Peru Military Observation Mission, designed to guarantee peace between the feuding countries) will stand firm against the Ecuadorian incursion.

  • In the fall of 1995, none other than Henry Kissinger--the author of the secret incursion into Cambodia that prompted the War Powers Act--asserted that Clinton must "obtain clear and unambiguous congressional backing" before sending troops to Bosnia.

  • Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said the army incursion and the preceding two weeks of air raids were necessary to punish Islamic militants for recent bombings in Russia and to prevent the militants from invading Dagestan.

  • Norman incursion began with an internal power struggle.

  • The NYT and WP report that Chinese Embassy officials and visiting military advisers and scholars have hinted that the Chinese government is considering a blockade of some small Taiwan-controlled islands, a small air battle, or perhaps an incursion into Taiwanese waters to punish the nation for its recent talk of independence.


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