civil administration


Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

civil administration

An administration established by a foreign government in (1) friendly territory, under an agreement with the government of the area concerned, to exercise certain authority normally the function of the local government; or (2) hostile territory, occupied by United States forces, where a foreign government exercises executive, legislative, and judicial authority until an indigenous civil government can be established. Also called CA.
References in periodicals archive ?
It was suggested during the meeting that community bunkers should be immediately constructed in all affected areas with a directive to the civil administration of Sialkot and Narowal to carry out a survey of the area, in coordination with the Pakistan Rangers (Punjab), and estimate the necessary funds to be required for the purpose.
018, dated February 7, which appoints Ministers Delegates and Vice-Ministers of the different Ministerial Departments of the Civil Administration of the State.
The civil administration claimed Ayesh did not obtain a permit to build a well.
COAS directs [for] immediate all out support to civil administration to arrest the criminals and bringing them to exemplary justice,' ISPR DG tweeted.
A relief package is also on the anvil, but the civil administration has started seizing both export and import cargos of the industry.
He contacted the National Parks Authority of the Civil Administration and transferred the startled fawn to them.
An Israeli inspector gave the residents only three days to object to the decision last Tuesday, but they are unsure whether an attorney from the Palestinian Authority managed to file the objection on time or whether Civil Administration officials will arrive in coming days to demolish the tank.
To write that the Civil Administration is only following the law regarding building permits in Area C is to miss the controlling role of Israeli settlers and to be completely deceived.
The political echelon has ordered the Civil Administration to advance 1,800 new (housing) units," the Israeli official said on condition of anonymity, referring to a defence ministry unit responsible for all West Bank planning issues.
Hameed Adel Bafi warned against changing the civil administration in Iraq into military, stressing the importance of countering terrorism without affecting innocent people.
Ramallah: The Hebron Governorate has received an official notification from the Israeli Civil Administration ordering several Palestinians in the village of Dahiriyah to halt their construction work and to demolish whatever has been constructed.
He said that if security forces were removed abruptly, it would create several issues for the civil administration to deal with.