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Indian Army commanders eyed enemy land for negotiation edge

When Pakistan launched a full-scale war against India in 1965 and prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri announced a "fitting reply", Army commanders were quick in deciding India would also capture ene

Sep 19, 2015, 12:32 PM IST

Commanders authorised to respond to attacks: Iran

The spokesman for Iran`s armed forces says military commanders have been given the authority to respond immediately to enemy attacks.

Mar 16, 2013, 19:54 PM IST

`Maoist commanders seizing ex-combatant`s retirement package`

Some combatants have now lodged informal complaints with
members of the Special Committee Secretariat.

Feb 06, 2012, 21:58 PM IST

Armed forces commanders` meet at Port Blair

The conference was chaired by Lieutenant General NC Marwah, AVSM, Commander-in-Chief, Andaman and Nicobar Command (CINCAN).

Mar 25, 2011, 13:46 PM IST

Taliban commanders reluctant to go to battle zones: Report

Having suffered a series of defeats
at the hands of US-led coalition forces in Afghanistan, Taliban`s mid-level field commanders are reluctant to return to some battle zones despite pressure from their leaders based in Pakistan.

Feb 22, 2011, 15:53 PM IST

Egypt in crisis as Mubarak meets commanders

Tension mounts in Cairo as military stages a show of strength during 6th day of protests against Prez.

Jan 30, 2011, 23:54 PM IST

Split in ULFA ranks as 19 commanders opt for peace

In another blow to the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA), 19 top separatist commanders based in Bangladesh have given up arms and opted for peace with Indian authorities - a clear indication that the ULFA is split.

Sep 26, 2010, 00:12 AM IST

Two Taliban commanders killed in northwest Pakistan

Two key Taliban commanders were
shot dead by security forces in northwest Pakistan in an
exchange of fire on Thursday.

Sep 16, 2010, 21:35 PM IST

Iraqi army needs US help to sustain itself: Commanders

Iraq cannot yet sustain
its army despite having managed to quell a violent insurgency,
US and local commanders said today, raising the prospect that
American troops will stay on beyond 2011.

Sep 02, 2010, 20:41 PM IST

Top Army Commanders to discuss Naxal issue

The Naxal violence, which is spreading at an alarming rate and is regarded as the biggest internal challenge to the country’s security, will come up for discussion during the ongoing Army Commanders’ Conference on Tuesday.

May 18, 2010, 11:08 AM IST

Two key Taliban commanders arrested in Karachi

Two key Taliban commanders of the
Mullah Fazlullah group, involved in a number of attacks in the
north-western Swat district, have been arrested here, as
security agencies continue their swoop on extremists.

Apr 01, 2010, 20:54 PM IST

Taliban commanders hold secret talks with UN envoy in Dubai

Senior Taliban commanders have
held secret talks with UN`s special envoy in Dubai to discuss
possible peace terms, as an international conference here gave
the go ahead to President Hamid Karzai to start reconciliation.

Jan 29, 2010, 19:07 PM IST

Assam Rifles commanders meet to discuss NE security

A three-day conference of all commanders and senior officers of the Assam Rifles began here on Thursday at the forces headquarters that will focus prevailing security scenario in the North East.

Oct 22, 2009, 18:34 PM IST

Top Taliban commanders hiding in Quetta: US

The United States has reiterated that top Afghan Taliban commanders, including Mullah Omar, are hiding in Quetta and creating trouble for the US led NATO forces in Afghanistan.

Oct 03, 2009, 12:09 PM IST