The Syrians played a central role in creating the deadlock from which their Lebanese allies have benefited. That doesn't mean their allies are in a position to return to where they were a year ago, but they still have influence.
Any surprises in the January CPI data from Bavaria and Brandenburg will clearly influence short-term rate expectations, with anything higher than expected likely to boost the euro.
There wasn't a trail that led to an assumption of (Nevin) trying to influence anything.
Leadership is more if not much more influence, rather than position.
You could see the influence of Edgar in midfield, expressing for every ball and everybody was fighting,
I do see this as a response to a weakened political situation, a willingness to do what it takes to maximize his influence.
From the American retelling of Romeo and Juliet in West Side Story to the Japanese adaptation of King Lear in Ran, Shakespeare's cultural influence is virtually limitless.
The market was very nervous in the last minutes as (the tech-heavy U.S.) Nasdaq dove sharply. It was pure Nasdaq influence - nothing else.
They don't just want stuff, ... This gives us a degree of influence (in the indexing process). We will build this together.
There is a lot expenditure in the sky but there is no development on the ground. And it is the development on the ground that will influence our lives.
We think this is a more positive outlook than many on the Street were looking for and should have a positive influence on the stock.
The US and Japan want more participants in their alliance to increase influence in the Asia-Pacific region, which reflects a Cold-War mentality.
I have felt very frustrated and I would have hoped that my influence in the dressing room might have lifted some of the weight off the shoulders of the captain and coach.
I really and definitely think that France has the capability to come forward. The EU should maintain their own position, without influence.
While Americans grimace at the mention of the Hitler Influence, there is nowhere to run, no where to hide from our Auschwitz and Dachau-Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo.
There is no such thing as a free lunch. Foreign interference and influence in Australian domestic politics is absolutely unacceptable. Donations from overseas entities and foreigners must be banned outright.
It's two outstanding teams. But senior guard Eric Hayes has such a calming influence on Potomac. They won't get rattled.
Normally, it doesn't influence immediately the assessment. For industrial companies, the impact normally is rather delayed. They don't look so much at the interest rate.
He was likely under the influence of narcotics. We are still waiting for results from the toxicology report.
Sure, being a Pro Bowler every year helps, but be a guy who shows up every week so they know what they're getting, ... It definitely makes a big difference. But be a positive influence in the locker room, be a guy who has great work ethic, who shows up every week, gives what he has.
It is powerful to think that our influence extends beyond the campus.
We're able to influence younger generations on design and art. They might not have realized they were an artist.
Labor has only as much influence as the Chamber of Commerce.
Here it was basically a smooth transition, despite the problems that were encountered in a lot of areas, ... Mr. Essic Williams came over as assistant principal and became a big influence on my life. He played a big role in helping the transition to go smoothly.
I don't think it had the biggest influence on the match.