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Synonyms for warlord

military leader

Words related to warlord

supreme military leader exercising civil power in a region especially one accountable to nobody when the central government is weak

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The flexibility of WARLORD facilitates multi-modal radar operation, delivers automated multi-target tracking, and greatly reduces interference.
Prepare for battle...Total War: Three Kingdoms is a warlord's paradise
Nawed was a strong warlord in Takhar's neighboring Kunduz province over the past nearly two years, with more than 150 armed men fighting for him, according to locals.
In his protest letter to the Daily Nation, he termed it as an offence to be referred to as a warlord.
Despite being "the best-equipped warlord army in China" the Northeast Frontier Defense Force, commanded by warlord Zhang Zuolin, did not have experience in international conflicts (156).
The notorious warlord is now believed to be hiding in the disputed border area between South Sudan and Sudan, as per (http://people.com/movies/angelina-jolie-in-plot-to-capture-warlord-joseph-kony/) People.
Michael Cowan was a director of those firms as well as Warlord Productions, though he claims to have been a director on paper only.
Jeddah, Ramadan 27, 1436, Jul 14, 2015, SPA -- Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Second Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense, donated SR50 million to Joint Liability Fund at armed forces and Warlord Succession Program.
Just opened THE STARS Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult, Zoe Kravitz, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Riley Keough THE STORY In the bleak post-Apocalyptic future, cynical survivor Max (Hardy) must team up with tough yet compassionate Furiosa (Theron) to save five wives of a vicious warlord. With the warlord and his crazed army hot on their heels they must escape through the desert.
In the bleak postapocalyptic future, cynical survivor Max must team up with a tough yet compassionate woman to try to save the five beautiful wives of a vicious warlord.
BUDAPEE[currency]TE (CyHAN)- The ongoing joint U.S.-Hungarian military exercise, Warlord Rock 2015, consolidates Hungary's security and strengthens its Defence Forces, Hungarian Defense Minister Csaba Hende said Thursday.
Flagstaff, AZ, July 29, 2014 --(PR.com)-- SLIB New Media is proud to release "Aegis Warlord: Evolution," an eBook by Carla Kipp.
The infamous warlord, also rumoured to have tied his enemies to the muzzle of a cannon before firing, has been a mainstay of Afghan politics right since the Soviet invasion of the country in 1979.
The last warlord; the life and legend of Dostum, the Afghan warrior who led US special forces to topple the Taliban regime.
Marten's central thesis is that the nature of a warlord has changed: a warlord is no longer an independent ruler maintained by his own strength.