Example sentences for: intervened

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

  • But nothing they did before the West intervened justifies the 2,000 civilians killed by NATO's bombs.

  • The Wall Street Journal "Legal Beat" column reports that for the first time ever the International Court of Justice in The Hague, the U.N.'s main legal arm, has intervened in a U.S. criminal case and ordered the U.S. to stay the execution of a Paraguayan citizen convicted of murder in Virginia.

  • Khallad was released sometime during the summer of 1999, after his father and Bin Ladin intervened on his behalf.

  • The Post underscores that McCain also intervened to assist BellSouth, which contributed plane rides and $60,000 to his political fortunes.

  • The allies intervened only when nearly 2 million Kurdish refugees surged toward the Turkish and Iranian borders.

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