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well-armed

adj (well armed when postpositive)
1. having many or good weapons: well-armed forces.
2. suitably prepared in advance: well armed for an argument.
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WTHR.com reported out of Lawrence, Indiana, about a December 13 armed robbery that was foiled when the victim ended up being as well-armed as the suspect.
Summary: It has become obvious that the Free Patriotic Movement has a well-armed social media militia, always on high alert to attack opponents or anyone who dares to criticize its leader, Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil.
The Sunni-led revolution against the Alawite dictatorship of President Bashar al-Assad, resultant EU and US sanctions and a remaining hold over petroleum fields by a US-backed coalition of well-armed Kurdish fighters and elements of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) - now combined with the presence of hostile Turkish troops in the Afria hills near the border with Turkey have caused Syrian crude oil production to continue to be low.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army troops, supported by Russian warplanes, carried out a major operation and managed to destroy ISIL's most battle-tested and well-armed unit in Tell Ghanem al-Ali region on the bank of Euphrates River, the Russian Defense Ministry said Sunday.
He added that US troops were only based in military camps, and when they go out to Manila or for vacations they are usually well-armed.
The exercise footage showed a group of well-armed police actually at the scene where 'terrorists' were making an attack and 'members of the public, including some wounded ones coming out of a building.
He added, "The delegation asked accelerating the implementation of armament contracts for the Iraqi army, because the battle with / Daash / needs trained ground troops and well-armed, not just air strikes." Abu Risha made it clear that "The talks did not address the Awakening because we do not want to push sons in the Battle (untrained) and we do not want to get into the experience of the Awakening and the centers of power and warlords." He noted that "the US State Department will take the file of aids to Iraq."/ End
The governor's spokesman, Samim Khpalwak told media that well-armed militants mounted a group attack on the Maiwand district office complex in Kandahar province sparking a fierce gun-battle with security forces.
Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said the move was intended to increase the firepower of the Kurdish forces who have found themselves outgunned by the well-armed IS - also referred to as Isil (Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant).
by Bashir Ahmad Nadeem on 9 July, 2014 - 11:58 KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Two group of well-armed militants mounted attacks on governor house and police headquarters in southern Kandahar province on Wednesday, the governor's spokesman said.
The official said that the smugglers who were well-armed retaliated, killing two security personnel and wounding another.
First, the writer claimed that police officers confront "well-armed youths".