convoy


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a procession of land vehicles traveling together

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a collection of merchant ships with an escort of warships

the act of escorting while in transit

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escort in transit

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They complained at Madrid, and obtained the consent of the weak-minded Philip that the convoy, without discharging its cargo, should remain sequestered in the roads of Vigo until the enemy had disappeared.
In an incredibly short space of time the formation of the battleships changed in accordance with my commands, the ten that were to guard the way to Omean were speeding toward their destination, and the troopships and convoys were closing up in preparation for the spurt through the lane.
The doctors have also managed to conduct 66 surgeries of different kinds, including caesarian sections, since the convoy started its activities on March 8 in the Bahariya Oasis, Western Desert.
The supply of humanitarian aid to the Syrian town of Douma in Eastern Ghouta by a UN-Syrian Arab Red Crescent convoy was almost jeopardized by the two-hour talks between the convoy members and head of the local military and political councils, the sources said.
KASUR -- The convoy of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan reportedly met with an accident involving vehicle of Ali Musa Gilani, the son of former prime minister Yusuf Raza Gilani, near Jumber (Pattoki) on Sunday night.
Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan's convoy on Saturday met with an accident allegedly near Lahore with Ali Musa Gilani's convoy.
Top Cambodian ministers saw for themselves the traffic gridlock caused by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Summit as their convoy arrived in Metro Manila from Clark Freeport in Pampanga province on Saturday night.
The Free Syrian Army has said the Assad government is responsible for destroying an aid convoy headed for besieged Aleppo, accusing it of intentionally targeting the trucks and killing 31 people.
Russia denies link to aid convoy attack MOSCOW has angrily denied that the Russian or Syrian air force were involved in an overnight attack on a humanitarian convoy.
Aleppo/Moscow, SANA -- A military source refuted the reports circulated by malicious media outlets about the Syrian Arab Army targeting a humanitarian aid convoy in Aleppo countryside.
Minister for Veterans and Seniors Chris Bourke was delighted to today welcome the Lightning Bolt Convoy to Canberra, which has travelled all the way from Brisbane raising awareness about post traumatic stress disorder.
21(SUNA)-The Organ of the Sudanese Working Abroad Affairs, in collaboration with the Council for International People's Friendship ( CIPF), National Union for Sudanese Youth, and the Joint Sudanese-Chadian Force is to dispatch , next Friday, a cultural, health, educational and sport convoy to Chad and will last for a week.
A failure to abide by the rule of convoy movement seems to have emboldened the terrorists who managed to kill two jawans.
Banque du Caire has continued its organisation of the charities convoy launched three years ago.
These two companies were responsible for convoy security and hauling water, fuel, and trash.