desk officer

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Noun1.desk officer - a military officer who is not assigned to active dutydesk officer - a military officer who is not assigned to active duty
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"
military officer, officer - any person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command; "an officer is responsible for the lives of his men"
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'We received a report from our Suleja Desk Officer that there was a tanker explosion and many people were affected.
The suspect was taken to Wirral Custody Suite, in Birkenhead, where he assaulted a desk officer, before being restrained.
Jadon Marianetti who is lead desk officer for South and Southeast Asia, and Benjamin Tsui, desk officer for the Philippines, with discussions centering on Philippine agriculture interests in the US.
Rodelon Betita, Daraga police chief, said villagers immediately reported the bomb to the police station, prompting the police desk officer to request the Philippine National Police's Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Unit in Camp Ola to check it.
Meanwhile the Desk Officer of the School Feeding Programme, Madam Addai Carista, tasked all members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) who have had the opportunity to work under the programme to work hard to improve and increase school enrolment.
Joining Haas in the meeting were US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Foreign Agricultural Service colleagues, Lead Desk Officer for South and Southeast Asia Dr.
It also found front desk officer and muharrar negligent.
During the visit, he ordered for deputing educated and disciplined officers as Muharrar and front desk officer in police stations, whereas constables above 45 of age should not be deployed.
PO2 Lolieboy Terana, desk officer of a police station based on Olango Island, said Mateo Casiao died about 5 a.m.
Foreign Affairs (2004-2006), Desk Officer for India (1996-98) and Desk Officer for South Asisa
In the video, a passenger is being asked to pay a new tax by the desk officer which is Rs368 and when the individual gave him Rs1000, the officer returned Rs600 cutting Rs400 instead of Rs368.