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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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He said after 75 years of the end of the world war -II a ceremony was held to commemorate the event at Port Smith but the sacrifices of Hindu and Muslims soldiers of the allied forces were not even mentioned, which shows the narrow-mindedness of the West.
This is the first time that groups like LeT and ETIM have been designated by the defence department as 'groups that present the greatest threat to US and allied forces in Afghanistan'.
Admiral Foggo once again underlined that the Allied Forces Command supports Bosnia and Herzegovina's submission of the First Annual National Program (ANP), as this will, in his words, be a contribution to the stability and security framework needed for economic growth and prosperity of the country.
"The US and allied forces are staying in the war-torn country as per the mandate of the UN which is renewed every year," Dr Faisal said during his weekly press briefing in Islamabad.
SANA correspondent said that the army units and the allied forces advanced in the northeastern direction in the depth of Sweida Badiyah and liberated Marqab Qabian, Hwiet Ghsein, al-Kaseera and Tel Abu Ghanem to the north and northwest of Tiloul al-Safa following heavy clashes with Daesh terrorists.
rawalpindi -- Pakistan army troops on Tuesday conducted an anti-terror mock exercise in collaboration with allied forces to check security parameters at the Adiala Jail that housing hardcore criminals and terrorists, sources informed The Nation.
Yet, the US operations room in al-Tanf base ordered end of all operations by the aforementioned allied forces after the terrorists were defeated in Eastern Ghouta and the collapse of the two towns of al-Nashabiyeh and al-Mohammadiyeh on the first days of the Syrian army's offensives in Eastern Ghouta of Damascus.
Lingayen, Pangasinan - They are sometimes referred to as the "vanishing generation of heroes." Yesterday World War II veterans of Pangasinan gathered and livened up the commemoration of the 73rd Lingayen Gulf Landings of the Allied Forces and the 10th Pangasinan Veterans Day at the Veterans' Memorial Park in the Capitol Complex,here.
Expressing serious concerns over the situation in neighboring country, he said the allied forces equipping with modern weapons and thousands of soldiers could not establish peace in Afghanistan.
No more, the Royal British Legion has issued a decree wherein the wearing of a red poppy commemorates "only members of the British and Allied forces".
The conflict was mainly between the Axis forces and the Allied forces - the main forces of Axis consisted of Japan, Italy, Germany, while the Allies' main forces were Britain, France, and eventually, the United States.
The minister said the objective of the allied forces of reinstating the legitimate government will, God willing, be realized and after the return of stability to Yemen, Sudan will participate in the reconstruction of Yemen'' as it had contributed to education in Yemen in the past.''
The salute on Glasgow Green will honour the role artillery batteries from the city played in covering the withdrawal of allied forces from Suvla Bay in what is now Turkey in December 1915.
Army and Marine Corps in World War II, featured cast steel turrets that provided a slight advantage for the Allied forces. The Panzer, Germany's most popular tank model, was superior in terms of armor, firepower and mobility, but the American armored vehicle featured a cast turret with a quicker rotation rate.
NEW YORK, May 21 (KUNA) -- UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon strongly condemned in a statement escalation of hostilities in the past ten days between Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) and SPLA in Opposition and their allied forces in Unity and Upper Nile States.
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