field general

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Noun1.field general - (football) the person who plays quarterbackfield general - (football) the person who plays quarterback
football, football game - any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal
back - (football) a person who plays in the backfield
2.field general - (American football) the position of the football player in the backfield who directs the offensive play of his team; "quarterback is the most important position on the team"
back - (American football) the position of a player on a football team who is stationed behind the line of scrimmage
football team, eleven - a team that plays football
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PESHAWAR -- The defence ministry has informed Peshawar High Court that an Indian national, Hamid Nehal Ansari, who was convicted by a field general court martial on the charges of espionage and anti-state activities, is not entitled to any remission in his three-year prison term awarded to him in Dec 2015.
In fact, after the award of death sentence to this Indian terrorist; Kulbhushan Jadhav through Field General Court Martial in March 2017, Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj caution Pakistan for the consequences.
On the basis of confessions, Jadhav was sentenced to death by a Field General Court Martial (FGCM) in Pakistan.
During his trial at the Field General Court Martial, he was provided a defending officer as per the law of the land.
After his trial in a military court, Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa confirmed the death sentence awarded by the Field General Court Martial under the Pakistan Army Act.
On April 10, a Field General Court Martial - under the Pakistan Army Act, 1952, and Official Secrets Act, 1923 - awarded death sentence to Jadhav for espionage and sabotage.
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He was tried and given the death penalty by a Field General Court Martial (FGCM) on April 10 this year.
The spy has been tried through Field General Court Martial (FGCM) under Pakistan Army Act (PAA) and awarded death sentence.
The culprit was handed down punishment by the Field General Court Martial after considering all evidences, he added.
It awarded death sentence to Jadhav, 46, which was confirmed by its Army chief gen Qamar Javed Bajwa after the field general court martial found him guilty of ' espionage and sabotage activities' in Pakistan.
A superb field general, he also organized a network of more than 100 spies to gather military intelligence and built railroads to supply the troops in the Western Theater.