defence force

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an organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack

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The Chief of Defence force will take part in 'the annual chief of defence force conference' held in Thailand from 26th to 28th.
Current members of the Network include the Republic of Fiji Military Forces, His Majesty's Armed Forces of Tonga, the Papua New Guinea Defence Force, the Vanuatu Mobile Force, the Australian Defence Force and the New Zealand Defence Force.
RELATIVES of Defence Forces personnel branded Leo Varadkar a hypocrite for accusing them of seeking "special treatment" over pay restoration.
President Kiir, according to the reshuffle broadcasted by the state-owned South Sudan Television on Thursday evening removed General Malek Ruben from his assignment as the assistant chief of defence forces, inspector general, and General Malual Ayom from the assignment as the assistant chief of defence forces for operation, training and intelligence.
The Bahrain Defence Force will take delivery later this year, a statement said.
A former commander of Australian defence forces in Afghanistan has warned of a "tidal wave" of psychological problems for returning soldiers.
Australia's government and defence force commander apologised to hundreds of victims of abuse within the military on Monday, clearing the way for victims to receive compensation.
The Minister for Defence, Alan Shatter, confirmed that the Government is looking to keep the Defence Forces numbers at 9,500.
The contract is for the years 2010-2011 and the company expects additional equipment orders to follow the initial deployment and that this order will become a reference for other defence forces.
FOUR members of the Defence Forces have tested positive for illegal drugs.
On 27 June the Prime Minister and the Minister for Defence released a public discussion paper Defence Review 2000 - Our Future Defence Force. The discussion paper is being presented to the community by a team chaired by the Hon.
Government of India has donated USD 1.07 million to Maldives National Defence Force to complete the phase 1 of the composite training center of MNDF at Lh.Maafilaafushi.
A unit of antisubmarine patrol aircraft, P-3C, and vessels from Maritime Self Defence Force participated in a multinational naval exercise called AMAN which was organised by Pakistan Navy recently to advance mutual understandings.
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