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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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It was a great pleasure to visit Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe today.
We hereby proclaim the unconditional surrender to the Allied Powers of the Japanese Imperial General Headquarters and of all Japanese armed forces and all armed forces under Japanese control wherever situated.
Fast Enough hails from the family of the admirable Allied Powers and is another Godolphin runner worth monitoring in the 32Red/ British Stallion Studs EBF Maiden Stakes.
He is given two days to consent to surrender to all three Allied powers, including Russia.
Although, as a nonbelligerent, the United States tried to maintain cordial relations with both the Central powers and the Allied powers -- Great Britain, France and Russia -- as the war progressed America increasingly sided with the latter.
WORLD War I was largely fought on land but command of the sea enabled the Allied Powers - led by the British Empire, France and, until 1917, Russia - to bring in the vital resources and manpower needed to win on the Western Front and elsewhere.
The political system, of the allied powers is essentially different .
The close of the Second World War marked a triumph of the victorious Allied powers in a global contest against the forces of fascism.
Germans threatened by the Allied powers during WW-II shifted their libraries to their homes.
The Head of the Mission of the Republic of Macedonia to NATO, Ambassador Martin Trenevski, held a working meeting with the Supreme Allied Commander Europe, General Philip Breedlove, at Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE), located at Casteau, north of the Belgian city of Mons.
There can be no doubt that MacArthur, the supreme commander of the Allied Powers, was the driving force behind the occupation.
They particularly highlight the ways in which Axis operations exploited Arab grievances against the Allied powers (France and Britain primarily) as the Allies failed to adequately address such grievances and even worked to create new ones by working against democratic developments in the region.
The four isles off Hokkaido, Etorofu, Kunashiri, Shikotan and the Habomai, were seized by the Soviet Union shortly after Japan surrendered to the Allied powers on Aug.
Michael Bell sends eight-year-old Allied Powers in a bid to supplement his already impressive record in the race, although a forecast of good to soft ground has tempered his enthusiasm.
1919: A treaty between German representatives and Allied powers was signed in the Palace of Versailles, France, officially ending World War I.
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