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Noun1.IMU - a terrorist group of Islamic militants formed in 1996; opposes Uzbekistan's secular regime and wants to establish an Islamic state in central Asia; is a conduit for drugs from Afghanistan to central Asian countries
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Republic of Uzbekistan, Uzbekistan, Uzbek - a landlocked republic in west central Asia; formerly an Asian soviet
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The participants of the meeting were given detailed briefing about the last six months performance of the IMU.
An official of the IMU unit while requesting to be not mention his name because of the fear that may loose his job said that in PC-1 the Finance department approve around 150 IMU members but the health department recruited around 175 members.
He was required to attract new people to the IMU and to collect funds for the conduct of hostilities in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan," the Interior Ministry added.
When repairs are required for defects reported by an inspection, highly accurate IMU coordinates enable the pipeline operator to quickly locate them via GPS prior to excavation, significantly reducing digging costs and in-field time.
The M-V340 is small enough to be used in ultra-compact, lightweight devices to enable IMU applications in a variety of fields.
8220;This is a very important role at IMU,” says IMU President Deborah Lindsey.
He was recently promoted to replace Makhdum Nusrat, the former highest ranking IMU insurgent in Afghanistan, after Makhdum was killed in an operation by an Afghan special unit, supported by coalition troops, in Shirin Tagab district on March 26.
Station manager Gary Oakford, who led the project for Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service (MFRS), said: "The IMU is able to cover 80% of Merseyside within 25 minutes.
The claim was made in a video recording sent to Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty's Tadjik service showing a man who identified himself as Abdufattoh Ahmadi, an IMU spokesman.
This classification is applied by staff in a section, independent from the management of the IMU.
Silver Spring is also offering a new version of its existing Residential Gas IMU solution to support additional communications options and more cost-effective alternatives.