civil administration


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civil administration

An administration established by a foreign government in (1) friendly territory, under an agreement with the government of the area concerned, to exercise certain authority normally the function of the local government; or (2) hostile territory, occupied by United States forces, where a foreign government exercises executive, legislative, and judicial authority until an indigenous civil government can be established. Also called CA.
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The Israelis told him he can object to this decision to the civil administration headquarters in Beit El, near Ramallah.
Malik said that failure of civil administration in restoring law and order is unfortunate but it cannot be used as a justification to call the Army, which is already engaged on various important fronts.
The 61 Brigade of the Pak Army has also been kept standby to assist the civil administration in case of any emergency situation.
The army is coordinating with the civil administration at district level after a detailed coordination meeting was held between the Corps Headquarters, Provincial Disaster Management Authority, irrigation department and revenue authorities.
Throughout, Israel was able to maintain civil administration at a very low cost to itself.
Israel's Civil Administration originally contended that the report cited by Peace Now was based on a leaked map that showed Palestinian claims rather than rights.
By Nadav Shragai The Israel Defense Forces Civil Administration carried out only three percent of its own demolition orders for illegal construction in West Bank settlements over the past ten years, according to a Peace Now report published Tuesday.
Ibrihim with his cell phone called the Civil Administration, the Israeli military occupation authority who had assured him days earlier that he could indeed harvest his crop.
A northern technocrat and a key member of the GPC central committee, Junaid is the minister of civil administration and reform.
More than 78,000 people were purged from the army, police, and civil administration, thoroughly reshaping the state apparatus, while dissidents were routinely detained in torture centers.
On Saturday night, President Iajuddin Ahmed ordered the deployment of army troops to aid the civil administration to protect public life and property, ensure economic activity, recover illegal weapons and control unlawful activities, the sources said.
Chechens who work with the Russian forces or civil administration are often targeted by separatist rebels.