paramilitary force


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Noun1.paramilitary force - a group of civilians organized in a military fashion (especially to operate in place of or to assist regular army troops)
fedayeen - (plural) Arab guerrillas who operate mainly against Israel
Fedayeen Saddam, Saddam's Martyrs - a feared paramilitary unit formed in 1995 by young soldiers to serve Saddam Hussein against domestic opponents
personnel, force - group of people willing to obey orders; "a public force is necessary to give security to the rights of citizens"
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Following the attack, the paramilitary force conducting a targeted operation in the area during operation gang war militants opened fire on rangers.
Acting on a tip-off provided by an intelligence agency, the paramilitary force conducted action in Naseer Square in Sharifabad and recovered the hidden arms, said a spokesperson for the paramilitary force.
Since the allegations are directly being leveled against the paramilitary force, the bench members directed the Rangers law officer to submit a reply in this regard by February 22.
As a result, the powers of the paramilitary force have been extended for another 90-day period not only in Karachi but across the province as well.
The Rangers' action against criminal elements in Pakistan's commercial hub was initiated back in September 2013 when the federal cabinet empowered the paramilitary force to lead a targeted advance against criminals already identified by federal military and civilian agencies for their alleged involvement in targeted killings, kidnappings for ransom, extortion and terrorism in Karachi.
The paramilitary force said it launched surface-to-surface medium range missiles into Syria's Deir al-Zor province, an extremely rare direct attack from the Islamic Republic amid its support for embattled Syrian President Bashar Assad.
The Rangers 'operation' against criminal elements in Pakistan's commercial hub was initiated back in September 2013 when the federal cabinet empowered the paramilitary force to lead a targeted advance against criminals already identified by federal military and civilian agencies for their alleged involvement in targeted killings, kidnappings for ransom, extortion and terrorism in Karachi.
However, the Rangers made it clear that its troops were no longer engaged in search, arrest and independent operations after the special policing powers last awarded to the paramilitary force under Section 4(3) (I) of the ATA-1997 in January 2017, ended on April 15.
The then chief of the roughly 48,000-strong paramilitary force was among those killed in the 33-hour rampage.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Pakistani Taliban militants have executed 21 paramilitary force men who were captured in attacks on their posts late last week, government officials said on Sunday.
Islamabad More than 80 people were killed and over a 100 injured yesterday in twin suicide bomb attacks outside the training centre of a paramilitary force in northwest Pakistan in an attack believed to avenge the death of Al Qaida leader Osama Bin Laden.
of paramilitary force in Southwestern Pakistani district Thursday and later