Translation of sancionar in English:
- 1 (castigar) See examples: el viajero sin billete será sancionado con una multa de 20 dólaresestá sancionado por tres partidosany passenger traveling without a ticket will be fined 20 dollars o will be liable to a fine of 20 dollarshe has been banned o suspended for three games
- Prevenir, sancionar y erradicar la discriminación en su contra.
- Los funcionarios de ese entonces fueron sancionados penalmente.
- La CNDDHH exige que estas violaciones a los derechos humanos sean inmediatamente esclarecidas y se sancione a los responsables.
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