Example sentences for: deadlock

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

  • Wednesday, an Iraqi writer and former ambassador, Majed al-Samara'i, predicted another pointless American military assault on Iraq because of the long-running deadlock at the United Nations over the future of sanctions and disarmament measures against Iraq.

  • By resolving the peace-and-security debate in Oslo's favor, Netanyahu made himself obsolete and broke the historic deadlock over the peace process."

  • Sharif is planning to argue that the withdrawal is justified by his winning unprecedented U.S. backing for new Indo-Pakistani talks to end the 52-year-old deadlock over Kashmir.

  • The Sunday papers placed the blame for the deadlock on Serbian President Slobodan Milosevic's intransigent refusal to countenance a NATO-led force as peacekeepers, despite the fact that Kosovo Albanians were holding out for a referendum on independence once the three year interim period covered by the proposed settlement expired.

  • The WP says that right now, the most likely result of the fall House races will be a virtual deadlock between Democrats and Republicans--which would be, reminds the Post , a historic feat for the Democrats, since the president's party has picked up seats in a midterm election only once since the Civil War.

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