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  • three main types of police forces in Canada: federal, provincial and municipal. The federal police force is the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP or "Mounties")
    149 KB (22,298 words) - 00:19, 3 February 2016
  • to be the rebel armed forces leader and had been operating a parallel chain of command. Attacks by rebel fighters, NATO special forces detachments, airstrikes
    39 KB (5,265 words) - 00:43, 18 September 2015
  • in Taleex. In 1901 the fighting started between British and local Somali forces and it was the beginning of a long struggle that resulted in Somali independence
    27 KB (3,842 words) - 01:24, 22 December 2015
  • "ISIL" for "Islamic State in the Levant," in support of Kurdish and Iraqi armed forces fighting them. Iraq mainly consists of desert, but near the two major
    36 KB (5,151 words) - 19:47, 10 January 2016
  • United Empire Loyalist country. Loyal British subjects who opposed the 1776 armed insurrection in the colonies to the south, which were to become the United
    19 KB (2,639 words) - 15:16, 24 February 2015
  • activity and threat of kidnapping. Violent crime and armed clashes between government and insurgent forces are also possible in this region. (Last updated
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  • or work in the United States, and they are allowed to serve in the US armed forces (and often do). There are some ways that American Samoa's special status
    20 KB (2,778 words) - 18:38, 7 November 2015
  • pro-Communist forces, the Soviet Union invaded in December 1979 to support the new socialist government. By February 1989 all Soviet forces withdrew from
    46 KB (6,285 words) - 09:06, 1 January 2016
  • report to Canada Customs; a Canadian transit or temporary resident visa may be required. Preclearance facilities are available at most major Canadian airports
    271 KB (40,838 words) - 17:49, 5 February 2016
  • support of local peoples, but after about 1850, slave traders with well-armed soldiers began to penetrate the region. European penetration of Central
    21 KB (2,501 words) - 07:06, 2 December 2015
  • one. Note that the Canadian embassy does not issue these letters, but that the Sudanese embassy in Cairo will give visas to Canadians without the letter
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  • day) 1st May (labour day) 23rd July (July revolution day) 6th October (armed forces day) 1st Shawwal,the 10th Hijri month (Eid al Fitr, "Breakfast Feast")
    97 KB (14,434 words) - 15:44, 20 January 2016
  • neighboring tribes. (Foreigners are sometimes exempt.) many of them are heavily armed The whole area along the overland route, except a few parts of China, is
    24 KB (3,576 words) - 11:08, 19 December 2015
  • precautions when in Guatemala. If you are mugged, carjacked, or approached by armed individuals, cooperate. Do not make any sudden movements, and give whatever
    41 KB (5,862 words) - 13:45, 5 February 2016
  • political crisis. Thousands of people have been killed by armed insurgent groups, government security forces and the military and shelling is largely indiscriminate
    43 KB (6,431 words) - 12:49, 22 November 2015
  • Although the city Kirkuk is largely inhabited and controlled by Kurdish armed forces, the Peshmenga, it is still not under official administration of the
    18 KB (2,632 words) - 02:53, 21 December 2015
  • into nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons and massive conventional armed forces are of major concern to the international community. In December 2002
    63 KB (9,108 words) - 06:02, 1 January 2016
  • in May.  Lilac Festival. The country's largest Armed Forces Day celebration including the Armed Forces Torchlight Parade. Held annually on the third Saturday
    45 KB (5,281 words) - 22:48, 31 January 2016
  • and fighting between ground forces during the civil war in 2011, much of it arising from an attack on 21 August 2011 by forces opposed to the government
    26 KB (3,101 words) - 06:31, 20 November 2015
  • of armed conflict claimed the lives of over 75,000 people and caused the exodus of hundreds of thousands more who fled to the United States, Canada, and
    34 KB (4,706 words) - 18:22, 17 January 2016

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