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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The contract is for the supply of workstations, graphics and monitors for the Ministry of National Defence.
By RAWALPINDI, June 23, 2011 (Balochistan Times): A high level Chinese delegation headed by Major General Jia Xiaoning, deputy Chief of Foreign Affairs Office, Ministry of National Defence called on General Khalid Shameem Wynne, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) here at Chaklala.
The biennial IDEF fair is held under the auspices and support of the ministry of National Defence of Turkey and under the management and responsibilities of Turkish Armed Forces foundation.
Turkish Armed Forces Foundation is hosting the fair under the auspices of the Ministry of National Defence.
Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) announced today that it has completed final shipments to the Romania Ministry of National Defence for $22 million of tactical radio communications equipment, including the company's Falcon(TM) II family of digital radios.
The contract with the investigation public procurement is the delivery of national and international press to organizational units of the Ministry of National Defense divided into 3 parts Part I - delivery of the national press in the paper version to the organizational units of the Ministry of National Defence;Part II - delivery of the foreign press in the paper version to the organizational units of the Ministry of National Defence;Part III - delivery of the national press in the electronic version to the organizational units of the Ministry of National Defence.
Spokesman for the Ministry of National Defence Lieutenant-Colonel Belhassen Oueslati said a plane without markings made Wednesday an incursion of 4 km into the Tunisian airspace.
The Chinese delegation led by Major General Jia Xiaoning, Deputy Chief of Foreign Affairs Office, Ministry of National Defence, China held talks with the Pakistan delegation led by Lieutenant General Muhammad Asif, Director General Joint Staff.
TUNIS (TAP)- Co-operation between the Ministry of National Defence and the Near East and South Asia (NESA) Centre for Strategic Studies and ways to develop them, particularly in the area of training and strategic studies were discussed at a meeting held Monday in Tunis between Minister of National Defence Farhat Horchani and Director of the Centre Terry A.
Defence Working Group between the UK s Ministry of Defence and Vietnam s Ministry of National Defence held its third annual meeting in Hanoi on 8 January 2015 to identify areas of bilateral defence collaboration in 2015.
TUNIS, (TAP)- Two terrorists were killed in the military operation that has been ongoing for three days on the heights of Kasserine, said Spokesman for the Ministry of National Defence, Lieutenant-Colonel Belhassen Oueslati.
on an army vehicle over the heights of Kasserine, the Ministry of National Defence said in a statement.

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