United States Army

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Noun1.United States Army - the army of the United States of AmericaUnited States Army - the army of the United States of America; the agency that organizes and trains soldiers for land warfare
AHPCRC, Army High Performance Computing Research Center - a United States defense laboratory to conduct research in high-performance computing for defense technology applications; a partnership of government and university and industry
Defense Department, Department of Defense, DoD, United States Department of Defense, Defense - the federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States; created in 1947
CID, Criminal Investigation Command - the United States Army's principal law enforcement agency responsible for the conduct of criminal investigations for all levels of the Army anywhere in the world
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"
Special Forces, U. S. Army Special Forces, United States Army Special Forces - a division of the United States Army that is specially trained for guerilla fighting
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
United States Army Rangers - a specially trained elite unit of the United States Army
United States Military Academy, US Military Academy - a school for training men and women to become officers in the United States Army
AI, Army Intelligence - an agency of the United States Army responsible for providing timely and relevant and accurate and synchronized intelligence to tactical and operational and strategic level commanders
Army National Guard, ARNG - a civilian reserve component of the United States Army comprised of guardsmen who serve during overseas peacekeeping missions and during local emergencies
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But what I cannot understand, what, in spite of all the efforts of my mind, and all my reflections, I cannot comprehend, and never shall comprehend, is, that instead of sending us troops, instead of sending us reinforcements of men, munitions, provisions, they leave us without boats, they leave Belle- Isle without arrivals, without help; it is that instead of establishing with us a correspondence, whether by signals, or written or verbal communications, all relations with the shore are intercepted.
The challenge has been the ability of US troops to inter-act positively with the Afghans of all walks of life as their main task is counter-insurgency.
A new poll shows a majority of Americans unwilling to use US troops to defend Israel or South Korea but more than two-thirds prepared to dispatch US troops to stop Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons.
TOKYO, March 1 (KUNA) -- South Korean and US troops launched their annual joint drills on Friday, the Seoul-based Yonhap News Agency reported, amid heightened tension following North Korea's third nuclear test last month.
Plans now prepared by the Pentagon call for leaving roughly 3,000, 6,000 or 9,000 US troops in the country.
Summary: Kabul: Afghanistan may consider giving conditional immunity from local prosecution for US troops remaining in .
26 ( ANI ): President Barack Obama's administration has planned to keep around 10,000 US troops in Afghanistan after formal combat operations in that country end in 2014.
Manila A left-wing political group accused Philippine President Benigno Aquino of encouraging the continued presence of US troops in the country after he said that he is agreeable to more military exercises and port calls by American forces.
Maleki this week said US troops might still be able to remain in Iraq as trainers beyond 2011, even though he and most of the country's other politicians have rejected giving immunity to any American soldiers.
Baghdad (NINA) -- MP from the State of Law Coalition, Abdul Salam Al Maliki, said the US troops will depart according to the dates specified by the security agreement because there is no use of their stay more than the current year.
Iraqi security sources said the US troops were staying on the base as advisers and the rockets landed near their living quarters.