military position

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Noun1.military position - a point occupied by troops for tactical reasonsmilitary position - a point occupied by troops for tactical reasons
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
ground - a position to be won or defended in battle (or as if in battle); "they gained ground step by step"; "they fought to regain the lost ground"
line - a fortified position (especially one marking the most forward position of troops); "they attacked the enemy's line"
point - the precise location of something; a spatially limited location; "she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street"
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At least three or four Israeli strikes hit a regime military position inside Saryeh, near the regime's administrative capital of Baath City, according to Observatory head Rami Abdel Rahman.
The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which monitors the conflict, said one of the sites targeted, Dimas, was a military position.
He further said they shelled military position inside Kadugli and two positions recently captured by the army, Alhamra and Daldoko; both also are located east of the state capital.
30 (Saba) - A soldier was killed on Monday in an attack on a military position in Habilain area of Lahj governorate, a military official said.
The 59-year-old was also elected head of the Central Military Commission, the parallel government post to the party's top military position which he already holds, ensuring that he has full power over the party, state and armed forces.
Instead of travelling to Egypt, they can appear before the military judicial commission in the Egyptian embassy, pay the set fine of Dh2,163 and amend their military position and be released," Col Saad told Khaleej Times.
Than Shwe had resigned his military position and confirmed that he still rules the country.
Unconfirmed reports say Israeli tank fired at least twice on a Lebanese military position in the village.
The Israeli Occupation Forces (IOF) is rebuilding a military position on a base it evacuated in April 2006 east of Beit Sahour near Jerusalem.
on Tuesday from their military position in Naqqoura, the LAF said in a statement.
A military position in the eastern Bekaa came under fire on Wednesday morning by unknown gunmen," a statement released by the military said.
He repeated Syria's contention that the site destroyed by the Israelis was "a Syrian military position under construction and not a nuclear reactor".

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