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military honours

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(Military) ceremonies performed by troops in honour of royalty, at the burial of an officer, etc
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George gives a shake to each of the hands he holds, and relinquishing them, backs a pace or two in a broad-chested, upright attitude, as if he had made a final confession and were immediately going to be shot with all military honours.
These two conflicting halves in the character of the Christ of the Gospels, which no sound psychology can ever reconcile, Nietzsche always kept distinct in his own mind; he could not credit the same man with sentiments sometimes so noble and at other times so vulgar, and in presenting us with this new portrait of the Saviour, purged of all impurities, Nietzsche rendered military honours to a foe, which far exceed in worth all that His most ardent disciples have ever claimed for Him.
MIRPURKHAS -- An army soldier of Sindh Regiment, who was martyred a day before along the Line of Control at Bhimber sector, was laid to rest with military honours in his native graveyard in Mirwah Gorchani town near here on Wednesday.
Another martyr of the incident, Lance Havaldar Zaheer Abbas was buried at his home town in Chakwal with full military honours.
Army personnel who embraced martyrdom in an IED blast in Kharqamar area of North Waziristan a day earlier were laid to rest with full military honours on Saturday.
LAHORE -- Pakistan Navy soldier Muhammad Abbas Khan was buried with full military honours in Haripur on Monday.
LAHORE -- Pakistan Navy soldier Mohammad Abbas Khan was buried with full military honours in Haripur on Monday.
Chandigarh: The last rites of Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter pilot, Squadron Leader Siddharth Vashisth, who was among the six personnel killed when their MI-17 chopper crashed near Badgam, Jammu and Kashmir, were done with full military honours here on Friday.
He said the burial, which would be in full military honours, is scheduled to take place at the National Military Cemetery, Umaru Musa Yar'Adua Road, Abuja by 9.00 a.m.
The three unknown soldiers - one from the Lancashire Fusiliers and two Australians - were buried in a special service at Tyne Cot Cemetery near Ypres, Belgium, with full military honours. In a solemn hour-long ceremony attended by Defence Minister Tobias Ellwood, the coffins were brought in by bearer parties formed of serving troops.
The Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, attended the prayers after which bodies were sent to respective native towns for burial with full military honours, the army's media wing said.
Late Pakistan Army soldier breathed his last at Attock's CMH, will be buried with full military honours ISLAMABAD:Maqbool Hussain, a soldier of the Pakistan Army who faced extreme torture in Indian prisons during his detention for 40 years, breathed his last at the Combined Military Hospital in Attock, according to a statement issued here on Tuesday by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).

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