"counterattack" translation into Spanish

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"counterattack" in Spanish

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counterattack (also: break)
A massacre of civilians is from now on called ‘a disproportionate and indiscriminate counterattack’.
Una masacre de civiles se llama ahora «un contraataque desproporcionado e indiscriminado».
A massacre of civilians is from now on called ‘ a disproportionate and indiscriminate counterattack’.
Una masacre de civiles se llama ahora« un contraataque desproporcionado e indiscriminado».
Attack and counter-attack are leading nowhere.
El ataque y el contraataque no llevan a ninguna parte.
counterattack (also: backlash, counterpunch)
Afghanistan may well be a target for the USA's counter-attack.
Un posible objetivo para el contragolpe de los EE. UU puede ser Afganistán.
Afghanistan may well be a target for the USA's counter-attack.
Un posible objetivo para el contragolpe de los EE.UU puede ser Afganistán.

Synonyms (English) for "counterattack":

counterattack

Context sentences for "counterattack" in Spanish

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EnglishWe must not be taken in by the allegation that there is an urgent need for a massive counter-attack in Iraq.
No seamos ciegos sobre la pretendida urgencia de una respuesta masiva en Iraq.
EnglishHowever, the best response is a fight in the form of organised disobedience to this policy and a counter-attack designed to bring about its radical change.
   Señor Presidente, los índices de crecimiento en la Unión Europea se sitúan claramente por debajo de los niveles que podrían alcanzar.
EnglishExcluded from power because he has been found guilty of murder, the head of the Khran tribe, Roosevelt Johnson, unleashed a counter-attack which very rapidly developed into urban guerilla warfare.
Excluido del poder al haber sido acusado de asesinato, Roosevelt Jhonson, jefe de la etnia Khran, provocó una reacción que inmediatamente se convirtió en guerrilla urbana.
EnglishThe demonstrators from all over the world who hindered the Seattle conference represent the first counterattack by the world against the dictatorship of markets and financial profits.
Los manifestantes, procedentes del mundo entero, que obstaculizaron la conferencia de Seattle representan una primera respuesta mundial a la dictadura de los mercados y los beneficios financieros.