proxy war

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Noun1.proxy war - a war instigated by a major power that does not itself participate
state of war, war - a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply; "war was declared in November but actual fighting did not begin until the following spring"
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Summary: Geneva [Switzerland], Mar 14 (ANI): A European think tank on Wednesday made a strong statement against Pakistan's proxy war in India's Jammu and Kashmir in the United Nations.
No effort was made by Zia junta to exploit opportunity offered by engaging in proxy war by acquiring transfer of technology to manufacture modern tools of warfare such as F-16 etc within Pakistan.
Isn't India fighting a proxy war in collaboration with Afghanistan and the US?
provides massive aid to Saudi Arabia as a proxy war against our Middle East bete-noire Iran, who the U.
The Afghan government says it opposes any kind of proxy war in the Middle East.
Yemen, one of the Arab world's poorest countries, is embroiled in a proxy war between the Houthi armed movement, allied with Iran, and a U.
Summary: The proxy war that Iran has unleashed in the region is now full blown
Iran and Saudi Arabia continue with their proxy war in Yemen, with the United States participating.
Kabul Press: These days, the news channels in Afghanistan are focused on the heavy presence of the Afghan Foreign Fighters in Syria and Yemen in the proxy war between the two regional powers; Iran and Saudi Arabia.
Pakistan is host to more than three million Afghan refugees, a legacy of proxy war," Asif said, adding that hundreds of thousands of Rohingyas carry Pakistani passport and live in different countries.
And for India to fight America's proxy war against China with any degree of effectiveness, the US would surely like to have its boots located in easy reach of the proxy war theatre.
Media sources said earlier this month that clashes among Jeish al-Islam terrorists with Tahrir al-Sham Hay'at and Faylaq al-Rahman militants in Eastern Ghouta of Damascus turned into a proxy war between the proxy forces of Turkey and Qatar and Saudi-backed militants.