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  • noun

Synonyms for defense force

an organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack

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The Royal Defense Force Training Centre Commander presented certificates to the graduates and awarded the outstanding ones.
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.
Indonesian Defense Minister Purnomo Yusgiantoro announced Tuesday that Indonesia and Japan have agreed to reinforce the cooperation between Indonesian Army and Japan Self- Defense Forces.
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.
Tamura said the engineering defense force will be working on the infrastructural development projects, particularly roads.
A few years ago, during an interview covering the day-to-day realities of the Japan-US defense relationship, a Japan Air Self Defense Force colonel--a wing commander at the time--opined: "In Japan there is no long view; everything is a reaction to the perceived problems of the moment.
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 TDF still exists as a civil defense force and as early as 1997 was able to deploy a small number of forces abroad in their first peacekeeping mission to Cyprus.
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