counter-insurgent


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counter-insurgent

[ˈkaʊntərɪnˈsɜːdʒənt] Ncontrainsurgente mf
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The President's demeanour is what the ever-suspicious DP has latched on to mount a full-scale counter-insurgent campaign disguised as promoting development.
I think that divisiveness is partly because, from many of the pronouncements in the film, it seems you're opposed to any kind of counter-insurgent war, regardless of the particulars.
A world away from Liverpool in temperatures of up to 50 degrees Celsius those soldiers have been battling the Taliban throughout Helmand Province, spearheading a major counter-insurgent push and reclaiming key strategic bases.
It might make you feel a bit more assured to know that this accomplished counter-insurgent works for the Air Force, and he is actively assisting us and our Joint partners in training and developing a new generation of warriors able to contend with the efforts of like-minded insurgents.
counter-insurgent combat has been Anbar Province, which includes the cities of Fallujah and Ramadi (provincial capital), the latter of which is the most restive of all Iraqi cities and which is assessed to have virtually no functioning governance.
The death of a British oil worker taken hostage in Nigeria's turbulent oil-producing delta region recently has shattered confidence in counter-insurgent strategies employed by Nigeria's military.
Communities where support for the guerrillas was widespread were ones that experienced counter-insurgent violence before and during the war, and ones that were located in close proximity to guerrilla strongholds.
This time around, the brigade encounters scenarios ripped from news headlines, ranging from diplomatic negotiations with village leaders and hostage rescue operations to secular uprisings and counter-insurgent operations.
In countering such an insurgency strategy the counter-insurgent should reverse the process.
Sir Robert Thompson, an authority on counter-insurgent warfare and one of the architects of the British victory over the communists in Malaya, stated, "In my view, on Dec.
Her story of a young Chicana who falls in love with a Salvadoran refugee tortured as a counter-insurgent in his own country, now exiled to the U.S., is haunting and simply beautiful.
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