military post


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Noun1.military post - military installation at which a body of troops is stationedmilitary post - military installation at which a body of troops is stationed; "this military post provides an important source of income for the town nearby"; "there is an officer's club on the post"
fort, garrison - a fortified military post where troops are stationed
military installation - any facility servicing military forces
military quarters - living quarters for personnel on a military post
outpost - a military post stationed at a distance from the main body of troops
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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In a word, this favored port combines advantages which not only fit it for a grand naval depot, but almost render it capable of being made the dominant military post of these seas.
The march to Aumale was fatiguing to Tarzan, whose equestrian experiences hitherto had been confined to a course of riding lessons in a Parisian academy, and so it was that he quickly sought the comforts of a bed in the Hotel Grossat, while the officers and troops took up their quarters at the military post.
The treaty in question provided, likewise, that the military posts occupied by the British within the territorial limits of the United States, should be surrendered.
On Monday, the Turkish forces set up a military post Southwest of the Syrian city of Aleppo as part of an agreement with Russia and Iran on monitoring compliance with the ceasefire regime.
A Turkish soldier was killed in a rocket and mortar attack by militants in north-west Syria as Turkish forces were setting up a military post in the largest remaining stronghold of opposition to President Bashar al-Assad, Turkey's military said on Tuesday.
PNN/ Gaza/ The Israeli occupation forces shelled the Gaza Strip border on Thursday under the pretext that Palestinians fired mortar shells at an Israeli military post, Several mortar shells were fired at an Israeli military outpost near the northern Gaza Strip on Thursday causing material damage without causing any injuries, according to Israeli media.
Israeli army forces raided the home of Yousif al-Shahateet near Kharsa junction to the south of Dura and proceeded to set up a tent on the roof, as well as erecting an Israeli flag, and turned the roof into a military post.
In response to the attack Israel Air Force aircraft targeted a Hamas military post in the northern Gaza Strip", the army said.
The sources said one of the extremist group's training posts in the southern Gazan city of Khan Younis was targeted, as well as another military post in the central Gaza Strip.
In a cable to Senate President Faisal Al Fayez, Al Ghanim expressed his condolences over victims of the terrorist attack that targeted a military post near the border with Syria killing 6 military personnel.
The insurgents, having dug up a tunnel to an Afghan National Army checkpoint in Sangin district, attacked the military post last night.
The alertness of the soldiers foiled the militants' attempt to seize the military post," reports AFP.

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