preinvasion

preinvasion

(ˌpriːɪnˈveɪʒən)
adj
occurring before an invasion
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The area under opium poppy cultivation increased 8 percent, from 74,000 hectares in 2002 to 80,000 hectares in 2003, rivaling the highest levels of opium cultivation in the preinvasion era (UNODC 2003a, 5).
2015 Paris attacks or Russia's preinvasion Ukrainian media campaign as justification for curbing certain freedoms.
Preinvasion Iraq was a Muslim state and they had a long war with Iran.
Furthermore, the limited number of wetlands with African jewelfish and the lack of preinvasion data on community structure limit our conclusions.
193, 215-17, 223-24 (2011) (discussing preinvasion planning with the Future of Iraq Project and occupation strategy, which was declassified after the invasion).
Trade between clans during the precolonial period was generally ceremonial rather than commercial and the routes of trade developed enabled the creation of the subsequent travel 'tracks' that have, via archaeological evidence, formed the basis of our contemporary understandings of preinvasion travel (Nicholson, 2007).
While Morris discounted the dissemination of blanket calls to the Palestinians to flee (there are no authentic records of any such broadcasts), he did assert that "during April-May (1948), more than 20 Arab villages were largely or completely evacuated because of orders by local Arab commanders, by Arab governments or by the Arab High Command, mostly for preinvasion military reasons.
In the initial version of the comments (made in October 1945) there were two orders from Hitler via Himmler: a preinvasion verbal order (in his own words) "to remove Jews, women, men, and children, and communist functionaries," and an August 1941 order to kill (in Earl's words) "all Jews, without exception" (p.
s experiences in preinvasion Afghanistan and post-invasion Iraq, Sharaf Abdullah was preaching to the converted in linking lack of basic services and jobs to the growth of Islamic militancy.
His accounts of the Normandy preinvasion airdrop, Operation MARKET GARDEN, and the bitter cold fighting along the Werbormont-Trois Ponts northern shoulder of the Battle of the Bulge are all retold from the valuable perspective of a fighting man who has "been there.
58) The fundamental precept of the preinvasion deception plan was to cause Germany to disperse forces to prevent concentration at the place and time of greatest Allied vulnerability--with surprise as a guarantee of safe maritime passage, not a force multiplier.
66 million bpd, compared to a preinvasion level of 2.