The three main suspects, who faced murder charges, were a 24-year-old police officer (sentenced), along with a 37-year-old conscript
(acquitted) and a 38-year-old police informant (acquitted).
This year's memorials in Cyprus are dedicated to young conscripts
People who graduate from colleges are offered the chance to remain in service after the obligatory period (12-36 months), and they are positioned in special ranks among the other conscripts
After a 24-hour stand-off and despite pleas by his father to give himself up, the conscript
shot himself in the side, and was taken to a military hospital.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- More than 650 soldiers were subjected to ill treatment such as verbal insult, beating, excessive physical activity or disproportionate punishment during their compulsory military service last year in Turkey, according to a report from a civil society organization that tracks ill treatment of conscripts
Cairo, October 04 (BNA) -Two army conscripts
were killed, and one conscript
and one officer were injured -- one of whom is in critical condition - in a drive-by shooting targeting a military armed personnel carrier (APC) on the highway connecting Cairo to the Suez Canal city of Ismailia, Ahram Online said.
She also provides an introduction with historical context for the diaries which includes discussion of the unpublished letters of Yehuda Burla, another Palestinian Jewish conscript
who later became an award-winning Hebrew author.
As we conscript
men and still remain a democracy, I fail to see why the introduction of conscription for women would lead to a police state.
The parody tells the story of hapless conscript
Jean Valjean, or Airman 24601, who, because of the show shovelling, manages to spend only ten minutes with his visiting girlfriend Cosette.
The group added that the use of conscript
or forced labor in Eritrea is a longstanding human rights concern in the reclusive Horn of Africa nation.
Soldiers who want to leave the army often have to find three to five replacements and young teenagers are often the first people they look to conscript
It is 50 years since National Service ended - the last conscript
was demobbed in May 1963 - and for most it was no laughing matter.
In 2009, he had a book published, The Unknown Conscript
, which was a novel based on his RAF experiences.
Unofficially, it was decided not to conscript
black and Asian British men and to avoid possible civil unrest, Northern Ireland was also excluded.
It examines who is serving, looks at the experience of enlisted soldiers, and analyzes the efforts of authorities to improve the state of Russia's conscript