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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: base - base of operations for a naval fleetnavy base - base of operations for a naval fleet
base, base of operations - installation from which a military force initiates operations; "the attack wiped out our forward bases"
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A UN team of experts says it saw a secret torture centre inside a Sri Lankan navy base where many post-civil war detainees were believed to have been kept.
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HE the Minister of State for Defence Affairs Major General Hamad bin Ali al-Attiyah and HE the Minister of Transport Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti yesterday attended a foundation stone-laying ceremonyfor a wharf, which would be part of the new Emiri Navy base, at the New Port Project site in Mesaieed.
The frigate was welcomed with a ceremony at the Aksaz navy base on the Mediterranian coast.
FIVE men have been jailed for planning terrorist attacks on high-profile targets in Bahrain including the US Navy base, as well as Safriya and Gudaibiya palaces.
Summary: Dozens of containers from Panamanian-flagged Klos-C are being unloaded and transferred on trucks to nearby navy base.
Ray was a retired commander in the US Navy and Paul sung and performed this song in Hampton, Virginia at a Navy Base chapel.
THE gunman who opened fire inside a US Navy base in Washington, killing 12 people, was a full-time reservist from 2007 to 2011.
Commander of the Navy base in Port Sudan, Admiral Magdi Sayed Omar, in a statement published by the newspaper (Sudanese) issued here today said, "the exercises, which began yesterday and will continue until next Thursday, come in the framework of enhancing maritime diplomacy and Red Sea security.
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Mario Gonzalez Lafuente was chosen to lead efforts to redevelop the former Roosevelt Roads Navy Base in Ceiba because of his close association with White House officials and a working knowledge of their strategic projects and plans to bolster the tourism and travel industry on the island, reports Caribbean Business (March 8, 2012).
According to a report by the Turkish TRT network, Kanan, the leader of an 8-member cell disbanded by the Turkish security forces, confessed that he had played a part in the raid on a Turkish navy base in Iskenderun port on May 31, 2010, the same day Israeli commandos attacked Mavi Marmara, the aid ship trying to break the Gaza Siege.

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