Ministry of Defence


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Ministry of Defence

A department of the British government responsible for national defense and management of the British Armed Forces. It advises the government on defense policy coordinates the actions of the Royal Navy, the British Army, and the Royal Air Force. It was created in 1964, but traces its origins to the interwar period.
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Work has been started for cancellation of lease of 26 buildings located on leased property of residential areas of RCB and their cases will be sent to ministry of defence within two or three days.
The report also included the plan of the Ministry of Defence for the year 2016 which aims for continuing the efforts to establish strong Armed Forces which is capable of keeping national security by the use of modern technology and equipment.
Sayyid Badr bin Saud bin Harib al- Busaidi, Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs sponsored the launching ceremony, in the presence of the Secretary-General of the Ministry of Defence and Lt-Gen.
He further told the committee that amendments will be proposed for giving "first right of refusal" to Ministry of Defence Production and its attached departments with the cooperation of provincial Governments.
The Ministry of Defence has confirmed that Prince William was involved in a rescue mission following the sinking of a ship in the Irish Sea.
In view of the nature of the allegation, it would not be appropriate for the individual to be on parade for The Royal Wedding," the Ministry of Defence said in a statement.
New Delhi, February 3 (ANI): Pradeep Kumar, Secretary in Government of India's Ministry of Defence Production says that the recession will not hamper the modernisation of the Indian defence setups.
The Ministry of Defence has released the file as part of its plan to open its archives on UFO research and sightings.
A British soldier has been killed and another injured following an explosion in southern Afghanistan, the Ministry of Defence said yesterday.
A soldier serving with the 2nd Battalion The Royal Welsh has been killed in Iraq, the Ministry of Defence said today.
The Ministry of Defence said no decisions had been made on the future of Royal Navy resources amid claims that six destroyers and frigates were to be mothballed.
In December of 2001, representatives of the Ministry of Defence from the Government of India and their counterparts in the United States Department of Defense convened the first meeting of a newly formed India and U.

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