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Synonyms for conscript

to enroll compulsorily in military service

Synonyms for conscript

enroll into service compulsorily

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According to the Center for Military Human Rights Korea (CMHRK) Tuesday, a police officer surnamed Kim, who works at a police station in North Gyeongsang Province, forced 100 conscripted policemen to watch porn on buses several times from June to September.
The father of a village family of eight, friendly with his local camp's CO, 'rid' himself of an autistic son, who was conscripted only to refuse to shower, change his underwear and uniform and obey orders.
Pacifists could apply to be recognised as conscientious objectors - but even then they were often conscripted into nonfighting units like the Royal Army Medical Corps.
5m women were employed in engineering and munitions sites across the UK - the majority of them conscripted.
There are "no plans" to give an award to the thousands of miners who worked in the pits during the Second World War but were not conscripted, the Government said yesterday.
MEN conscripted to work in Britain's coal mines during World War I I were yesterday presented with commemorative badges.
SIR - As a son of a miner I'm prompted to question the Government's discrimination in honouring Bevin Boys who were conscripted to work in the mines during the War and not the miners themselves.
Brasseaux estimates that the Confederate army conscripted more than three thousand Cajuns.
And campaigning Durham North MP Kevan Jones, who led the drive to celebrate the contribution of the conscripted coal miners ( such as Sir Jimmy Saville of 'Jim'll Fix It' fame, the late comedian Eric Morecambe and fellow North-East Labour MP Alan Campbell's father Albert ( was delighted.
occurred during the Civil War [1861-1865], when both the North and South conscripted soldiers into their battered armies.
The catechism's goal is to provide tools of Bible and doctrinal knowledge as well as the means to put them into practice while taking into consideration the specific circumstances and difficulties of conscripted soldiers.
The first American draft, which was instituted in 1862 under the Confederate government, conscripted manpower not only for the military, but for economic and industrial purposes as well, in the service of what historian Jeffrey Rogers Hummel calls a system of "war socialism.
Defense Minister Shaul Mofaz said Sunday that should the security situation continue to improve, then it is possible to reconsider a proposal to shorten service time for conscripted males in the Israel Defense Forces, perhaps by as much as six months.