Border Troops

Some articles on border troops, border, troop, borders, troops:

Border Troops Of The German Democratic Republic - History
... in Deutschland (SMAD) directed the organization of the Deutsche Grenzpolizei (German Border Police), actually formed on 1 December 1946 ... a police force and were subordinate to the Main Administration of the Border Police and Alert Units of the German Administration of the Interior ... of the force along military lines, similar to their Soviet counterparts, the USSR Border Troops ...
2001 In Afghanistan - September
... An Australian troop ship was en route to transfer them to Papua New Guinea, where they would be split up and sent to New Zealand and to Nauru ... separate their own activities from the activities of terrorists harbored within their borders ... Iran announced it deployed military and police forces to seal its 560 mile border with Afghanistan to prevent a possible influx of refugees ...
State Border Guard Service Of Ukraine - History
... Ukrainian border guards are national successors of the Soviet Border Troops ... They were formed from the approximately 17,000 Border Troops located in Ukraine ... The organisation was first titled in 1991 the "Ukrainian Border Troops", which was later subordinated to the "Ukraine's State Committee for State Border Guarding" ...
History Of Lebanon - Occupation: 1992 To February 2005
... During Lebanon's civil war, Syria's troop deployment in Lebanon was legitimized by the Lebanese Parliament in the Taif Agreement, supported by the Arab League ... and the LAF allowed to deploy along the border with Israel ... Lebanon was called on to deploy along its southern border by UN Security Council Resolution 1391, urged to do so by UN Resolution UN Security Council Resolution 1496, and deployment was demanded by UN ...
Border Troops Of The German Democratic Republic
... The Border Troops of the German Democratic Republic, in German Grenztruppen der DDR, were a military force of the GDR and the primary force guarding the Berlin Wall and the border between ... The Border Troops numbered at their peak approximately 47,000 troops ... The border guards were responsible for many deaths at the Berlin Wall as well as suffering from numerous casualties in the line of duty ...

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    The horseman on the pale horse is Pestilence. He follows the wars.
    Ardel Wray, and Mark Robson. Explaining why he is taking pains to protect his troops from plague (1945)

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    Regards death as a mere border to an improving picture.
    William Empson (1906–1984)