multinational force


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multinational force

A force composed of military elements of nations who have formed an alliance or coalition for some specific purpose. Also called MNF. See also multinational force commander; multinational operations.
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An attack on the multinational force of more than 1,600 troops could open a new front in the US-led war against the Islamic State, or ISIS, which has an offshoot in Sinai.
The Boko Haram pledge to IS comes as the militants reportedly were massing in the northeastern Nigerian town of Gwoza, considered their headquarters, for a showdown with the Chadian-led multinational force.
My multinational forces swiftly located and dealt with this Somali pirate group, sending out a clear message that piracy no longer pays.
Soldiers of the 5th Battalion, 113th Field Artillery, are deploying to the Sinai Peninsula for a year as Multinational Force Observers or MFO.
We would have given more credence to the fact that the multinational force is a distinct, U.
Britain's most senior army officer in Iraq insisted yesterday that multinational forces are "making a difference" amid encouraging signs that the Iraqi government will be able to take over security operations.
The British were part of a multinational force carrying out an arrest operation in the south of the city.
District Court for the District of Columbia has pointed out that "the government's theory might allow the military to arrest someone inside the United States and hold him without due process--all under the guise of a multinational force," observed an AP account.
Acquavella received the recognition for her outstanding meritorious service to the Navy and for her outstanding performance as a submarine contracting officer at NAVSEA and at the Multinational Force Iraq (MNFI) Headquarters in Baghdad.
The Egyptians get a chance to practice their war fighting skills within a multinational force while the Americans practice rapid deployment and redeployment in a multinational expeditionary environment.
Since the fall of the former Iraq regime in April 2003, the multinational force has been working to develop Iraqi military and police forces capable of maintaining security.
The Iraqi Interim Government and the Multinational Force

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