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the military forces of a nation

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Too often, however, we forget that the connection between the military and the population goes beyond providing military manpower; if the people are to understand national security issues, participate in the policy debate around those issues, and support the military should that debate lead to the use of armed force, an effective civic education effort represents a powerful tool.
SUPPORT: The Lord Mayor opens the Armed Forces Day Book of Support and Remembrance,
Armed Forces Day was introduced five years ago as a day for the nation to show its support and appreciation for the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community.
The armed forces asserted that it is "determined to continue its fight against black terrorism and groups of darkness that threaten the lives of Egyptians".
He said that in 2013 the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine had continued systematic work on the reform and development of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, the implementation of the rights of servicemen and strengthening their social protection.
The Truth Commission found that the Salvadoran Armed Forces used the planning meetings and work in communities to find out who didn't like them and eliminate these dissenters.
military, see "Tax Planning for Armed Forces Personnel (Part I)," by Larry Garrison, in the December 1999 issue of The Tax Adviser.
In 2001 the Armed Forces Foundation (AFF) was established as a 501(c)3 organization under the U.
A COUNCIL has been honoured for its work in supporting serving and former members of the armed forces.
6 (SUNA)- President of the Republic and Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has reiterated his call on the political forces and gun holders to take part in the inclusive national dialogue, discard war and fighting and work seriously for achieving peace, security and stability in the country.
The armed forces of Armenia, located in the villages of Vozashen, Berkaber and Paravakar of Armenia's Ijevan region, fired at the positions of Azerbaijani armed forces located in the nameless heights and the villages of Gizilhajili of the Gazakh region and Kohnegishlag of the Aghstafa region.
A SPECIAL flag-raising ceremony will take place at Coopers Field, Bute Park, on Saturday, June 28, to celebrate Armed Forces Week.
This was a very special occasion, a new flag being flown to mark British Armed Forces Day," the Lord Mayor said.
Many find quarters and camaraderie at the Armed Forces Retirement Home (AFRH), and have since the 19th century.
Almost 1,200 entries in Encyclopedia Of The American Armed Forces cover everything from history, command organization, and famous heroes to equipment, weapons, uniforms, traditions, and special American military terminology.
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