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On July 11, 1948, after the Israeli 89th Commando Battalion led by Moshe Dayan occupied Lydda, the Israelis told Arabs through loudspeakers that if they went into a certain mosque they would be safe.
Two teams of 80 troopers of Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA) and 15 from District Armed Police left for the spot at 10 p.
Elsewhere in the province, five Taliban militants were detained by Afghan National Army (ANA) commandos in Shindand district, the commando battalion commander, Col.
Had the battalion limited training activities to the CCPs and nearby division-level units, such as the 2nd IA Division Commando Battalion (located adjacent to the battalion at an Iraqi base), the battalion could easily argue that they made the most of their available Soldiers.
Our nearby 40 Commando battalion lost 14 of their bravest on their last tour of Afghanistan.
After two hours of steady pounding by American guns, tanks, Bradley armoured vehicles, artillery and AC-130 gunships, at least one objective - a hospital less than a mile from downtown Falluja - was reported to have been secured by US special forces and the Iraqi 36th commando battalion.
Smoke billowed into the sky as the two sides traded fire on the hallowed ground, but the Iraqi army's 36th Commando Battalion secured the area and with no damage to the mausoleum.
Heavy exchange of fire between the troops of a 202nd battalion of the Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA) and Naxals took place near Elarmadgu village which falls under the purview of Bhejji police station.
After completing the rigorous special operations training, he was posted to the 1st Commando Battalion (Yaldram), where he served with Shaheen Company.
They were carrying the 'A' Commando Battalion whose men helped keep the Nicosia airport in Greek Cypriot hands before it was taken over by the United Nations.
The students commended the agility and fighting capability of the elements of Light Commando Battalion.
The Fatehgarh Sahib police carrying out the investigation in the case sent a report to the commandant, Second Commando Battalion -- Ram's parent unit.
Major General Jalandar Shah, commander of the Zafar Corps (207th), and Major Abdul Jabar, commander of a Commando Battalion, were dismissed for neglecting their duties and concealing the facts of huge civilian casualties in Shindand district of Herat province," said a statement from the presidential office.
Heavy exchange of fire between the troops of 202nd battalion of the Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA) and Naxals is still underway near Elarmadgu village which falls under the purview of Bhejji police station.
The soldiers, part of a Greek commando battalion sent to Cyprus in July 1974, had been buried along with their transport aircraft, Noratlas, which was shot down by friendly fire while trying to land at Nicosia airport.