foreign armed force

foreign armed force

An armed force belonging to a government or organizational entity other than the United States.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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(194) The Act also creates a number of related crimes, such as recruiting persons to serve in such a foreign military (195) or leaving Canada to join such a foreign armed force. (196) It lists a sizable number of provisions on building or arming ships for use against a friendly foreign nation (197) and a single admonishment against outfitting an "army, naval or air expedition against the dominions of any friendly foreign state".
Times have changed, he said, noting that joining a foreign armed force nowadays is "no longer forbidden." What citizens must bear in mind is, they cannot join an organization that wishes to launch a fight against the Netherlands.
AROUND 140 Rwandan soldiers have arrived in Sudan's troubled Darfur region, the first foreign armed force deployed there since Arab militiamen began attacking black African farmers.
The briefing was conducted on the sidelines of a golf event for ambassadors, charge d'affaires, and Foreign Armed Forces Attaches (FAFA) from Australia, Brunei, Canada, Germany, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, the US, and Vietnam.
At the proposal of the Ministry of Defense, at its meeting Tuesday, the Government decided to endorse the entry and stay of members of foreign armed forces in the territory of the country for the purpose of their participation in the military exercise "Resolute Strike" of the Macedonian Army and US EUCOM which is to be completed in several stages from 20 May to 15 July this year.
The action of the PRTs also sparked debates and was criticised by some non-governmental organizations as it could create confusion in the minds of local populations about the nature of humanitarian assistance, as well as the role of foreign armed forces and foreign NGOs.
Baqeri emphasized that no foreign armed forces should be deployed to any country in the region without its legal permission, adding that Iran will continue its fight against terrorists in Syria as long as the legal Syrian government demands it.
"What was the problem?She went on to say that the sovereignty of Slovakia may be "threatened or limited by any creation of legal conditions for the activities of foreign armed forces in Slovakia for an unlimited time, with the possibility to terminate the agreement only 10 years after validity, with a one-year termination period".
To strengthen diplomatic ties with the Philippine Army, members of the Foreign Armed Forces Attaches (FAFA) Corps paid a collective courtesy call to Army Chief Lt.
The official Syrian news agency SANA quoted Putin as saying: "We presume that, in connection with the significant victories and success of the Syrian army in the fight against terrorism, with the onset of a more active part, with the onset of the political process in its more active phase, foreign armed forces will be withdrawn from the territory of the Syrian Arab Republic".
Summary: Moscow [Russia], May 20 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin told his Syrian counterpart on Saturday that foreign armed forces would soon leave Syria.

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