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Synonyms for encampment

Synonyms for encampment

a site where people on holiday can pitch a tent

temporary living quarters specially built by the army for soldiers

the act of encamping and living in tents in a camp

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According to a council report, Flintshire has had 34 reported unauthorised encampments - 13 on council land, 20 on private land and one on community council land - so far this financial year.
Through a Freedom of Information (FOI) request, it has been revealed just how much Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council has spent on cleaning up after illegal encampments as well as fortifying land under-risk from incursions.
Birmingham MP Steve McCabe (Lab, Selly Oak) said Birmingham City Council had spent PS700,000 attempting to enforce the law and cleaning up sites in the past year, and there had been 395 unauthorised encampments across the seven West Midlands authorities.
The campers from the two provinces will be divided into Junior or Elementary level, Senior or High School, and Cadet or the College category for the four-day encampment.
Picciotto, 80, who spent three decades living year-round in the encampment, died Jan.
He described the facilities as temporary encampments where the Abu Sayyaf might have slept during breaks from their getaway from the law.
Abdurrahman, whose information comes from a network of activists throughout Syria, said he was not aware of any fatalities among the 40 Filipino peacekeepers in the Rwihana encampment as sporadic fighting continued throughout the day.
There were 40 Filipino troops in the encampment that came under attack, and 35 in the second, according to the Philippine military.
Summary: Presidential delegation hands Huthi rebels draft proposal amid tensions around rebel encampment in Sanaa.
Egyptian authorities turned away top Human Rights Watch directors, who arrived at Cairo International Airport Sunday to present a report on the dispersal of the Rabaa Al-Adaweya encampment one year ago.
As 1 point out, however, the situated character of encampment is both a strength and a limitation of this expression of political organization.
What began this summer in a small encampment near the Elsipogtog First Nation in New Brunswick has triggered a broader movement with a groundswell of support across the country.
A CAVALCADE of French travellers briefly caused traffic gridlock as they quit a hospital car park they were using as a make-shift encampment.
Summary: Tel Aviv:The Israeli army early Monday morning removed a Palestinian protest encampment of four tents .
AP) -- Excavations have resumed at the site along Lake Champlain's western shore where American troops built an encampment during the War of 1812.