main supply route


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main supply route

The route or routes designated within an operational area upon which the bulk of traffic flows in support of military operations. Also called MSR.
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But MP Frank Field, the chairman of the Work and Pensions Select Committee who requested the figures, says the deductions leave families unable to afford essentials and are "a main supply route tofoodbanks".
Meanwhile, Syria's army cut the last main supply route for a rebel bastion east of Damascus on Sunday, further tightening a crippling siege on the area, a monitor and state media said.
The NAAFI Dewdrop Inn on the main supply route in Korea was popular with Brits and allies alike, enjoying a "char and wads" (tea and cake) and I'm sure WWII vets have many memories of the canteen vans.
Stuart Wheeler, assistant archive & library manager at The Tank Museum, said the action in which Edward died proved key in maintaining the main supply route to Arnhem at a critical point in the offensive, and would later be said to have "saved Eindhoven."
Pakistanis have blocked the US main supply route to Afghanistan in north-western Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, and protestors have been harassing truck drivers and turning back vehicles carrying Nato provisions, the BBC reports.
Annual inflation in South Sudan halved to 21.5 percent in October as food and bread prices tumbled, data showed, as it mended ties with neighbouring Sudan, its main supply route for food, fuel and consumer goods.
The group is accused of attacking the security forces and pro-government tribal elders in Khyber agency, also the main supply route to Afghanistan.
Lashkar-e-Islam, which is affiliated with the Pakistani Taliban, is active in Khyber agency, which is the main supply route for the bulk of cargo meant for NATO forces in Afghanistan.
Following Tunisia's decision to close its main crossing points after clashes between militiamen and border guards that blocked Tripoli's main supply route, the Libyan authorities said on Sunday they would secure the area near its border with the neighbourly country.
His battalion is responsible for keeping Route 611 open, which is a key main supply route linking Gereshk city with other district centres in Helmand province and beyond, including Kandahar City.
Meanwhile, overflowing of Malwathu Oya from the bund-end towards Mannar compelled the troops to keep off the Main Supply Route (MSR) to Mannar as the water levels were rising as high as some 11 ft.
When the North West Mounted Police built Fort Brisebois (Fort Calgary) in 1875, a section of the Old North Trail became Macleod Trail, the main supply route between Fort Calgary, Fort Macleod and Fort Benton further south in Montana.