military campaign

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Noun1.military campaign - several related operations aimed at achieving a particular goal (usually within geographical and temporal constraints)military campaign - several related operations aimed at achieving a particular goal (usually within geographical and temporal constraints)
military operation, operation - activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign); "it was a joint operation of the navy and air force"
expedition, hostile expedition, military expedition - a military campaign designed to achieve a specific objective in a foreign country
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"
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Summary: Dhaka [Bangladesh], Dec 26 (ANI): The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has urged Myanmar to end the military campaign against Muslim Rohingyas.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday said the military campaign to retake Marawi City from terrorists dragged on for weeks because he ordered the military to spare mosques and other Islamic shrines and prevent a backlash against millions of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Arabic countries.
Hadi then fled to Saudi Arabia, which launched a military campaign against Yemen along with a number of its allies in March 2015 to reinstall Hadi and crush the Houthi movement.
The Iraqi Ministry of Defense announced that its joint forces is controlling the entire city of Tal Afar, west of Mosul, north of the country, following a military campaign launched against ISIS a week ago.
GENEVA, Oct 19 (KUNA) -- A UN Human Rights official expressed concerns Wednesday on the plight of internally displaced persons following intensification of fighting and its potential humanitarian consequences as Iraqi forces launch a military campaign to retake Mosul from the So-called Islamic State (IS).
Maareb, Yemen, Dhu-AlHijjah 3, 1437, Sep 5, 2016, SPA -- Yemeni national army started today a military campaign to liberate the remaining pockets in Maareb province from the grip of Houthi militias and forces loyal to deposed president Ali Saleh.
JEDDAH: The Arab coalition fighting to restore the internationally recognized government of Yemen has said the military campaign will continue until the legitimate government is restored in the country.
Thanks to our global coalition, our clear and deliberate military campaign plan, our dedicated local partner forces, and the hard work and sacrifices of our countries' military personnel, we now have momentum in this fight and clear results on the ground.
Meanwhile, local media reports were contradictory, as it tackled the clashes in Sinai on Saturday, with circulated reports of a successful military campaign.
The Saudi-led coalition battling the Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen has announced major fighting in the country is drawing to an end, a year after Saudi Arabia began its military campaign in neighboring Yemen, Reuters reported.
Washington / Nina / The US Department of Defense announced that the cost of the US military campaign against the terrorist organization Daash approaching nearly $ 4 billion.
In a statement on Friday, the General Command said that the Syrian armed forces, aided by the popular defense groups, restored security and stability last year to the areas of Deir Attieh, al-Nabek, Yabroud, Maaloula, al-Sarkha, al-Jibbeh, Assal al-Ward and others as part of the first phase of a military campaign in the region.