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the military forces of a nation

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His annexation of Babylon was to become the platform upon which the Achaemenid military machine built its later vast imperium.
At the ceremony, various brigades and revolutionary leaders who fought the military machine of the former dead dictator for eight months were decorated for bravery and sacrifice.
Britain said that while it was not targeting the leader, it was homing in on his military machine.
We are very concerned about the situation in northern Sinai where Hamas has succeeded in building a dangerous military machine, despite Egyptian efforts to prevent that," he told AFP, without giving further details.
The play tackles the issue of Palestinian children's feelings through shocking experiences they have been suffering because of the Zionist military machine which made them in need of support to restore their psychological balance.
The Royal Office Minister affirmed that the non presence of military machines in the festival is out of the Sultanate's belief that men rather than the military machine from the base.
THE British Military machine has been involved in 26 political wars since 1899 to present.
The 4CX backhoe, which travels at speeds of up to 40kph, on which the French military machine is based was taken from the commercial range of JCB construction equipment and adapted to the technical specifications needed by the army.
Celebratory firecrackers were lit in Colombo and many other towns across Sri Lanka as national radio and television announced the death of Prabhakaran, 54, who built a ragtag guerilla group into a formidable military machine with ground, sea and air capability.
This is Kremlin strongman Vladimir Putin's remarkable blow-up military machine - intended to fool spy satellites and reconnaissance planes into believing Moscow's forces are as strong as they ever were.
of Hawaii-Leeward College) does not present a full biography of Temujin, Genghis Khan (1162-1227), focusing rather on how, as the teenage son of a minor chieftain, he unified the Mongol tribes, created a powerful military machine, and used it to defeat and conquer mighty empires in China, Central Asia, and Persia.
MANAMA: The US military machine is undiminished after four years of fighting in Iraq and is more prepared than ever to face any threat from Iran, one of the US military's most senior officials said.
High-powered players in the US military machine have been approached but at least three retired generals have snubbed the offer.
Even if Tehran acquires a nuclear weapon, Islamists have nothing like the military machine the Axis deployed in World War II, nor the Soviet Union during the Cold War.
Ionesco was frightened during the Hitler era by the transformation of people in his native Romania into a herd of sympathizers with the Nazi military machine.
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