military occupation

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military occupation

A condition in which territory is under the effective control of a foreign armed force. See also occupied territory; phases of military government.
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There can be no experience more humiliating than life under a belligerent military occupation by a foreign power.
In a statement to the press issued Wednesday, Erekat maintained that Israel's belligerent military occupation in Palestine, has shownthrough the years, atotal disregard for the lives and rights of our people, including children.
This is a blanket decision that has no logic, a violation of international law regarding the rights of a population under a belligerent military occupation.