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the alliance of nations that fought the Axis in World War II and which (with subsequent additions) signed the charter of the United Nations in 1945

in World War I the alliance of Great Britain and France and Russia and all the other nations that became allied with them in opposing the Central Powers

an alliance of nations joining together to fight a common enemy

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SANA reporter in Aleppo said that army units, in cooperation with the allied forces, took control of the villages of al-Ja'kiya, Hamidiya Shaddad and al-Hamidiya, advancing to the walls of Abu al-Dahour military airport after destroying the last gatherings and fortified positions of Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist organization and other affiliated groups.
9, 1945 when the historic landing of Allied Forces led by Gen.
On the other hand, Asif mentioned that nearly 9,000 tonnes of opium was being cultivated in Afghanistan and that it was strange that a huge cache of narcotics - amounting to nearly $150 billion - was being smuggled in the presence of allied forces.
Still, the fight for Deir Ezzur has been all but over for weeks, with the focus shifting further up-river on the Euphrates toward the Iraqi border, as the allied forces aim to seize the remaining cities and towns along the shore before the United States and its proxy forces take them first.
We have a government that is happy to allow the top 10% of the population to exceed the bottom 10% by nearly 900% in wealth; is happy to subject our youth and future generations to poverty in the name of austerity; and which is happy for its unelected leader to wear a symbol that will exclude all but the members of British and Allied forces.
Jonathan Wainwright, commander of the Allied Forces, and British Army Lt.
The return of Gen Macarthur to Leyte was a turning point of the Philippine liberation campaign during the second world war for it marked the first decisive win of the combined allied forces against the enemies and gave hope to millions of Filipinos, Petilla said.
Aided by superior air support and an advantage in numbers, Allied forces rode the Sherman tanks to victory.
BEIRUT: Hezbollah and the Syrian army captured three Syrian rebels Sunday as the allied forces advanced deeper into central Zabadani, a security source told The Daily Star.
In 1942 during World War II, axis and allied forces met in a confrontation in El Alamein that eventually lead to the German surrender in North Africa in May 1943.
From November 14, 1943, to April 17, 1944, Allied forces undertook some 11 air raids over Sofia, part of the Tidal Wave Operation.
They had been on their way to a temple of deity Konu Lairenbi when they discovered the remains of the WW II aircraft, which is believed to belong to the Allied Forces while they had engaged in a battle with the Japanese forces in Manipur.
Schwarzkopf, called "Stormin' Norman" because of his reportedly explosive temper, led America to two military victories: a small one in Grenada in the 1980s and a big one as de facto commander of allied forces in the Gulf War in 1991.
Afghan government has neither regular military nor trained police force and the Afghan government is also not capable to control law and order situation in its country, therefore exit of allied forces will automatically cause its negative consequences at western border of Pakistan.
But an allied forces spokesman has ruled out arming the rebel forces, saying: "We are not considering it.
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