blue beret


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blue beret

n
(Military) an informal name for a soldier of a United Nations peacekeeping force
Translations
béret bleucasque bleu
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The United Nations, and the peacekeepers who wear its famed blue beret on international aid missions, have a less-than stellar record when it comes to their behaviour in Haiti also.
AFFAIR Serving Marines present Arthur with 1935-issue blue beret
Last month, according to Unficyp's magazine Blue Beret, this year's traditional Anzac Day dawn service was the last for what is currently the 111th contingent of the Australian Federal Police, and Australian officials attended the ceremony Wayne's Keep in the buffer zone to honour fallen soldiers.
Mugginsquilts sells a blue beret that is described as "Mary Tyler Moore Inspired Tam Hat Cap.
Sporting a blue beret, Guillauime Larret said: "I love Cardiff for the ambience and for the passion for rugby.
Sporting a blue beret, Guillauime Larret said: "I love Cardifffor the ambience and for the passion for rugby.
Who could forget his blue beret following the celebrations under the Twin Towers in May 1995 while back in the USA he even managed to pocket an Olympic gold medal with Nigeria before departing for Besiktas in Turkey.
Peacekeeping in South Sudan: One Year of Lessons from Under the Blue Beret
The final week of the course included a culminating event-- the 3-day Blue Beret Exercise--in which class members worked together to execute an initial deployment to a host nation and begin conducting United Nations military police missions.
In the main, these critics are correct: The Girl in the Blue Beret is a vehicle wherein Mason showcases her considerable skill with mimetic form and reanimates her commitment to the quest as a way of plotting a story and a life.
To the new Warrior Nationalists 9/11 was a godsend that would enable the Canadian Forces to finally do some real soldiering and put the Blue Beret to rest.
Cabinet member Stewart Stacey (Lab, Acocks Green) said: "I think that we will have to issue Brigid with a blue beret to go and negotiate a truce.