Defense or defence may refer to:

Tactics and strategy

  • Defense (military)
  • Defense (sports)
  • Defender (association football)
  • Defenceman (ice hockey)
  • Biological defense (disambiguation)
  • a chess opening by Black
  • Self-defense
  • Civil defense
  • Politics and economics

  • National security
  • Defence diplomacy
  • Defence minister
  • Ministry of Defence
  • International security
  • Defense industry
  • Defense contractor
  • Concepts in law

  • Defense (legal)
  • Defence of property
  • Right of self-defense
  • Other uses

  • HMS Defence, Royal Navy ships of this name
  • Defense of a doctoral thesis, also called viva voce; see dissertation
  • La Défense, a business district in Paris
    • The Grande Arche, commonly known as Arche de la Défense, in Paris
  • The Grande Arche, commonly known as Arche de la Défense, in Paris
  • DeFence, an art project
  • Haganah (Hebrew for "The Defence"), a paramilitary organization in British Palestine
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    Tenants of Abu Dhabi building that caught fire housed safely across hotels, relatives’ homes

    Gulf News 23 Jun 2021
    A source at the Civil Defence Authority further told Gulf News that investigations are still underway to determine the cause of the blaze, which had also spread to the adjacent building in Al Maamoura area ... Two residents who sustained minor injuries were hospitalised for treatment, the Civil Defence said earlier in a statement....

    Angry court outburst directed at ex-Dilworth chaplain facing raft of sex crime charges

    TVNZ 23 Jun 2021
    Your playlist will load after this ad ... Source. 1 NEWS ... At the time, he was the vicar of St Luke’s church in Manurewa ... She told 1 NEWS her family member was baptised at the age of nine by Browne ... 1 News' application to film in court was opposed by defence counsel, but Judge Fraser said it would not cause prejudice and granted the application. . ....


    Pharmiweb 22 Jun 2021
    DGAP-News. Defence Therapeutics Inc ... DEFENCE THERAPEUTICS ACCUTOX EXHIBITS POTENT ANTI-CANCER PROPERTIES. Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 22nd, 2021 - Defence Therapeutics Inc ... Defence's scientific team recently identified a novel function for the use of "free" AccumTM and its recently developed variants as anti-cancer molecules ... About Defence. ... EQS News ID....

    DH Deciphers | Will India finally have an official history of military events? The Defence ...

    Deccan Herald 22 Jun 2021
    The Defence Ministry unveiled a policy recently on framing the official history of wars or military operations ... But most of the records of the Ministry of Defence are not in the archives ... A Defence Ministry official said ... Catch all the news updates here. Deccan Herald News now on Telegram - Click here to subscribe. Ministry of Defence....

    Kenyan Defence Chief lauds Pakistan Armed Forces' professionalism, acknowledges sacrifices in fight against terrorism

    Urdu Point 22 Jun 2021
    RAWALPINDI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 22nd Jun, 2021 ) .Chief of Defence Forces, Kenya, General Robert Kariuki Kibochi Tuesday lauded the professionalism of Pakistan Armed Forces and acknowledged their sacrifices in fight against terrorism....

    Myanmar junta leader thanks Russia for boosting military

    Urdu Point 22 Jun 2021
    "Thanks to Russia, our army has become one of the strongest in the region," Russian news agency TASS cited Min Aung Hlaing as telling Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu during a meeting in Moscow ... "We are committed to continue making efforts to strengthen bilateral ties," the Russian defence minister said....

    Tawazun and Saab share a rich history of success

    Gulf Daily News 22 Jun 2021
    ... of defence and security products ... The Saab story is a sign of success for Tawazun as it continues to encourage and develop relationships with international defence companies, creating globally integrated industry sectors for the benefit of the UAE.-- TradeArabia News Service....

    Myanmar militias vow to take on army after city firefight

    Yahoo Daily News 22 Jun 2021
    Flash protest in solidarity with the Mandalay People’s Defence Force, in Yangon ... Flash protest in solidarity with the Mandalay People’s Defence Force, in Yangon. Yahoo News is better in the app ... Flash protest in solidarity with the Mandalay People’s Defence Force, in Yangon....

    Military ombudsman demands independence now, accuses top brass of fighting oversight

    Castanet 22 Jun 2021
    Gregory Lick, the National Defence and Canadian Armed Forces Ombudsman, speaks during a news conference after releasing a position paper on the ongoing misconduct crisis in the Canadian military in Ottawa on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 ...Enough is enough,” Lick said during a news conference....

    Complainant feared being 'molested' by Arthur Allan Thomas, court hears

    TVNZ 22 Jun 2021
    The defence has opened its case in the historical sexual abuse trial of Arthur Allan Thomas. Source. 1 NEWS. Defence lawyer Marie Dyhrberg has told the jury Thomas will not testify but the defence will hear evidence from several witnesses ... ....

    Allan Thomas trial: Woman 'feared being molested'

    TVNZ 22 Jun 2021
    The defence has finished presenting evidence in the historical sexual abuse trial of Arthur Allan Thomas ... 1 NEWS. Marie Dyhrberg QC took around two hours to present the defence case which included testimony from four witnesses, including Thomas’ wife and one of his brothers....

    Former home secretary Clarke dismisses BoJo’s £200mn royal yacht plan as ‘silly populist nonsense’

    Russia Today 22 Jun 2021
    Johnny Mercer, the former Minister for Defence People and Veterans, called the news that the Ministry of Defence would help pay for the yacht “slightly irritating, given they asked me to reduce the budget of the new Office for Veteran’s Affairs from a £5 million to £3 million, just 12 months after it was formed.”....

    Myanmar anti-junta militia vow to take on army in Mandalay

    The Independent 22 Jun 2021
    Officials from the People’s Defence Force told local news that two of its members were killed and six arrested....

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