Allies

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the alliance of nations that fought the Axis in World War II and which (with subsequent additions) signed the charter of the United Nations in 1945

in World War I the alliance of Great Britain and France and Russia and all the other nations that became allied with them in opposing the Central Powers

an alliance of nations joining together to fight a common enemy

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And, a double irony, his idealistic solutions for the postwar world were so hated by the other Allied powers that the resulting postwar Versailles Treaty was a terribly flawed compromise that planted the seeds of World War II.
They particularly highlight the ways in which Axis operations exploited Arab grievances against the Allied powers (France and Britain primarily) as the Allies failed to adequately address such grievances and even worked to create new ones by working against democratic developments in the region.
The four isles off Hokkaido, Etorofu, Kunashiri, Shikotan and the Habomai, were seized by the Soviet Union shortly after Japan surrendered to the Allied powers on Aug.
We condemn the patronage of the Zionist regime of Israel by the United States and its allied powers.
Michael Bell sends eight-year-old Allied Powers in a bid to supplement his already impressive record in the race, although a forecast of good to soft ground has tempered his enthusiasm.
1919: A treaty between German representatives and Allied powers was signed in the Palace of Versailles, France, officially ending World War I.
ALLIED Powers has to give weight to all seven rivals as he attempts to win the Prix d'Hedouville for a second time at Longchamp today.
The eight classes of light cruiser developed by the IJN were fast, well-armed and technologically superior to the fleets the Allied powers could bring to bear.
Walt's preferred strategy is for the United States to once again act as an "Offshore Balancer," relying in the first instance on local allied powers to protect U.
Later, he took on his duty as the chief of plans and operations department at Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE), the central command of NATO military forces.
Later, he assumed his duty as the chief of plans and operations department at Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE), the central command of NATO military forces.
After World War II ended, the Allied powers, including the Soviet Union, divided Germany into four sectors--the British sector in the northwest, the American sector in the midwest, the French sector in the southwest, and the Soviet sector in the east.
The delegation would also visit SHAPE (Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe) on the invitation from Public Diplomacy Division of NATO, says a press release received here on Monday.
Besides briefing on NATOs new strategic concept NATO Partnership Relations with special regards to Pakistan, and NATOs Weapons of Mass Destruction and Non- Proliferation Policy the delegation will also visit SHAPE (Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe).
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