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military occupation

A condition in which territory is under the effective control of a foreign armed force. See also occupied territory; phases of military government.
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There mayn't be any fighting on our side after all, and our business in Belgium may turn out to be a mere military occupation. Many persons think so; and Brussels is full of fine people and ladies of fashion." So it was agreed to represent the duty of the British army in Belgium in this harmless light to Amelia.
Skardu -- Pakistan People's Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Sunday claimed that no 'selected prime minister' can fight for the Kashmir cause the way a 'democracy friendly' premier can.Addressing a press conference in Skardu, Bilawal said there was no comparison between the military occupation in occupied Kashmir and the undermining of democracy and human rights in Pakistan.
China is no doubt losing patience with the Hong Kong events, but it cannot seriously contemplate a military occupation of the city.
The two siblings, one in exile and the other under siege in Gaza convey a moving personal account of their lives in the context of the larger Palestinian narrative, that of war, military occupation, resistance and sumoud.
The same is true of that part of Kashmir which is under India's military occupation. Indian occupying forces are raiding homes and killing Kashmiri people while they keep the holy month's fast.
NABLUS, Tuesday, February 19, 2019 (WAFA) -- Israeli forces seized around 4000-square-meters of tiles from inside an exhibition in the al- Mas ' udiya area, northwest of Nablus city, in the occupied West Bank, under the pretext the exhibition is located in Area C of the West Bank, which is under full Israeli military occupation.
"Residents of the provinces believe in the principles, objectives and sacrifices made by their fathers and predecessors in the revolution of October 14, to resistant and expel any military occupation on the Yemeni soil," the council in a statement said.
The JKLF Chairman said election process is responsible for strengthening the military occupation, providing powers to military and paramilitary personnel to kill, jail, torture and blind people with impunity.
Addressing a meeting in Srinagar, Tehreek-e Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir Chairman Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai said Indian military occupation over Jammu and Kashmir is in blatant violation of all established norms and international laws.
Instead, one comes away from his book with greater respect for the limits of what even a well-run military occupation can achieve.
NEW YORK, Aug 20 (KUNA) -- United Nations chief Antonio Guterres said on Monday that Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza remain vulnerable to violence, intimidation, loss of property and other humanitarian breaches amid over 50 years of Israeli military occupation. In a report submitted to the General Assembly regarding measures to protect Palestinian civilians, Guterres urged a further global presence in the occupied territories through monitors deployed by the UN or a third party.
The incident was a kind of resistance to Israeli military occupation. Tamimi who is only 17 years old has become a symbol of resistance for the Palestinians.

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