Some articles on troops, european, european troops:
... of control over their colonised troops ... four decisions were implemented, aimed at striking the a stable racial balance among the troops in French Indochina ... order to counterbalance what was considered to be an excessive level of numerous Vietnamese troops ...
... for the reassertion of control over their colonised troops ... A further four decisions were implemented, aimed at striking the a stable racial balance among the troops in French Indochina ... A safer proportion aimed at reducing the overall ratio among Indochina's colonial troops of 11 ethnic Vietnamese to European and indigenous ethnic minorities (Montagnards) was implemented ...
... "Ghuznee" was awarded in 1839 by the Honourable East India Company to the 1st Bengal European Regiment ...
Famous quotes containing the words troops and/or european:
“O, now for ever
Farewell the tranquil mind, farewell content,
Farewell the plumèd troops and the big wars
That makes ambition virtue! O, farewell!”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)
“We say that slavery has vanished from European civilization, but this is not true. Slavery still exists, but now it applies only to women and its name is prostitution.”
—Victor Hugo (18021885)