defence force

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an organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack

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Captain Bethel also extended his thanks to the dedicated Officers and Marines throughout the Defence Force, who have committed themselves to the success of the organization, and the security of our borders.
Defence Minister Michael Smith said the target of testing 10 percent of the Defence Forces had been achieved.
The blueprint, drawn up by an expert steering group, is a major historical milestone in the development of the Reserve Defence Force.
Under a contract signed in December 2015 aimed at harmonising Australian Defence Force flight training across all three services Army, Navy and Air Force Pilatus will deliver a total of 49 PC-21 which will operate from four Royal Australian Air Force bases.
SOLDIERS missing out on a promotion made up more than a third of all complaints against the Defence Forces last year, it emerged yesterday.
Robert Roberts, expressed heartfelt thanks and appreciation on behalf of the Spanish Wells residents and fishing community for the hard work and sacrifice being made by members of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force in securing the borders of The Bahamas.
In one image a Defence Force recruit is seen next to a statue of a German eagle clutching a swastika.
Captain Tellis Bethel, Commander of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force (Acting), said the Cascarillas crew followed the standard Rules of Engagement employed in these cases.
1-million contract with the Australian Defence Force (ADF) to provide a consignment management solution enhanced by Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technologies.
One hundred years after the first Anzac Day service, more than 400 Australian and Zealand Defence Force personnel deployed on operations at the Taji Military Complex have paused to remember the fallen during a combined service in Iraq.
Today we announce that the Australian Defence Force (ADF) deployment to Fiji under Operation Fiji Assist will transition to a new phase.
The Permanent Defence Force Other Ranks Representative Association called on the Government to pay the soldiers more money but they refused.
More than 1,000 Australian Defence Force and humanitarian personnel have deployed, providing critical assistance, including: delivering over 341 tonnes of humanitarian disaster relief stores; supplying 30,000 litres of drinking water; delivering nearly 10,000 hygiene kits and over 7,000 shelter kits; and repairing seven primary schools, one high school and two medical centres.
The involvement of Qantas Defense Services offers substantial job opportunities and savings for the Australian Defence Force," Fernandez Sainz said.
This order is the fourth from a Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) defence force for maritime Chemical Warfare (CW) detectors from Smiths.
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