clearing operation

clearing operation

An operation designed to clear or neutralize all mines and obstacles from a route or area.
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BAGHDAD / National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) - The Popular Crowd forces launched on Wednesday for the third day in a row the clearing operation of the Makhoul mountains and found a weapons cache and a number of secret caches inside the hills and tunnels.
Visa Inc (NYSE: V) has become the first overseas card payment company to apply for a bank-card clearing operation in China.
Afghan security forces recaptured Zebak district in northern Badkahshan province after launching a clearing operation hence, Dawlat Waziri, a spokesman for the Defence Ministry said.
Another report says that the Atal 205 army corps personnel conducted clearing operation under the code name of "Shafaq" to annihilate armed rebels in Chora district.
ISLAMABAD, Sept 26 (KUNA) -- At least 20 Taliban rebels and three security personnel were killed during a clearing operation in Afghanistan's northeastern Kunduz province, said officials on Monday.
The garbage clearing operation was decided during a meeting of the Cordillera Regional Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council and Baguio City's local government officials, following complaints from residents, said Ramos.
In addition, this contract provides for utility/transport missions to carry passengers/ cargo and range clearing operation in the Hawaiian operating area.
Hazrat Hussain Mashriqiwal told Pajhwok Afghan News a clearing operation was underway in the area to secure the Afghan Local Police (ALP) check-post.
12 ( ANI ): Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Wednesday paid homage to the 15 security personnel who were martyred in a Maoist attack while they undertaking a mine clearing operation in Chhatisgarh.
Meanwhile, security forces captured seven suspects for links with Taliban during the past three days of clearing operation in Farah province, Muhammad Munir, a police officer of Farah province, told Afghan Islamic Press (AIP).
The game was in doubt after 40cm of snow fell in Perpignan earlier this week, but an army of 100 volunteers joined the players and groundstaff to start a major clearing operation on Wednesday.