Example sentences for: incursion

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

  • The paper said the war "showed ominous signs of widening" with the Serb incursion into Albania Tuesday.

  • This puts into play, the paper explains, the possibility of putting Pakistan on the U.S. official watch list of countries that support terrorism, which would reduce its ability to get international loans--an idea being resisted by the Pentagon and CIA because of Pakistan's aid to the U.S. during the Soviet incursion into Afghanistan.

  • Clearly it was the incursion by American troops into Cambodia in 1970.

  • 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.


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