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an organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack

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ISLAMABAD -- Ambassador of Japan, Takashi Kurai, elaborating the guiding principles of Japanese Defense Forces said that to serve the people always comes first due to which unlike in many other countries, the day of establishment of forces was not a national holiday but one of the usual working days in Japan.
The Royal Defense Force Training Centre Commander presented certificates to the graduates and awarded the outstanding ones.
As well as the rape claims, it said that "from the 1950s through to the early 1980s, many boys aged 13, 14, 15 and 16 years of age in the defense force suffered abuse including serious sexual and other physical abuse.
Israel Defense Force, Medical Corps, Ramat-Gan, Israel; ([dagger]) Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel; ([double dagger]) Bnai Zion Hospital, Haifa, Israel; ([section]) Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel; and ([paragraph]) Soroka University Medical Center, Beer-Sheva, Israel
What sense does it make to have a state military defense force that cannot assume the responsibility of the National Guard when they deploy?
However, from a bureaucratic perspective, the Defense League is a private organization, which complicates MoD and Headquarters Estonian Defense Force management and control.
When I visited the plaza traces of the demonstration were still present in the Russian troops situated around the square and in the young Estonian Defense Forces volunteers who ringed the Parliament building in a symbolic gesture of sovereignty.
LOS ANGELES -- The insects from outer space are back and it's up to the Earth Defense Force to stop the insanity in Earth Defense Force[R] 2017 Portable , now available in North America from D3Publisher (D3P) for the PlayStation[R]Vita handheld entertainment system as a digital download available on the PlayStation[R]Network for the suggested retail price of $39.
Earlier on arrival at General Headquarters a smartly turned out contingent presented Guard of Honour to CDF, Maldives National Defense Forces, who laid floral wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhuda and paid rich tribute to the sacrifices of Pakistan Army for peace and stability in the region.
On June 11, 2003, the Defense Institute of Security Assistance Management (DISAM) completed its fifth mobile education team (MET) for fiscal year 2003 and was conducted in the Kingdom of Bahrain for the Bahrain Defense Force (BDF).
The soldiers are protesting against the government's plan to retrench some defense force personnel as part of a cost-cutting drive and have called for an immediate halt to the measures.
The Earth Defense Force Needs You in the Ultimate Destruction of the Giant Insects From Outer Space - EDF
The Saudi Air Defense Force, a separate service since 1984, is similarly organized as the other services with five major branches: G1, G2, G3, G4, and G5.
The long-range vision of USMTM is as follows: a motivated diverse team of professionals operating in an environment of cooperation, innovation and continuous improvement; leveraging technology and proven management practices; executing a security cooperation program for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia that thrives, based upon mutual respect and the value added of our expertise; and advising and assisting the most capable self defense force in the region.
D3PA) is out to save the world by recruiting gamers across the nation to ward off enormous, ravaging space invaders in Earth Defense Force 2017, coming exclusively to the Xbox 360[TM] game and entertainment system from Microsoft in March 2007.
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