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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    North Korea 'killed and burned South Korean official'

    Yahoo Daily News 24 Sep 2020
    A South Korean official has been shot dead and burned by North Korean troops, the South's defence ministry said, condemning the "brutal act" ... At a news conference earlier, South Korea's defence ministry said it "strongly condemned such a brutal act and strongly urged the North to provide an explanation and punish those responsible."....

    North Korean soldiers shoot and burn South Korean official to death

    The Independent 24 Sep 2020
    Suh Choo-suk, deputy director of the national security office, said in a statement on Thursday that North Korea should reveal the events that led to the “inhumane act” and reiterated calls from the defence ministry to punish those responsible for it, reported South Korea’s Yonhap news agency ... The defence ministry added in a statement....

    Germany replaces military intelligence boss after far-right scandals

    Metro USA 24 Sep 2020
    Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City ... By mutual consent, Gramm is to be relieved of his duties next month, and will take early retirement, the defence ministry said, adding that a successor would be chosen soon....

    Rafale deal back on Congress radar after CAG report states Dassault did not meet offset obligation

    Deccan Herald 24 Sep 2020
    The Rafale deal is back on the Congress' radar as the government auditor flagged the failure of Dassault Aviation to meet its offset obligation of transferring high-end technology to Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). “Chronology of biggest Defence deal continues to unfold....

    Espionage case against scribe: Info in FIR 'sensitive yet sketchy', says court

    The Times of India 24 Sep 2020
    NEW DELHI ... The court made the remarks while providing the copy of the FIR to Sharma and co-accusesd- Chinese national Qing Shi- arrested in the case ... Delhi Police Special Cell had said Sharma was "found to be in possession of some defence-related classified documents". Download. The Times of Indiafor Latest News. more from times of india news....

    Anger, tears from protestors seeking justice for US police shooting victim Breonna Taylor

    TVNZ 24 Sep 2020
    The protests, which rekindled as soon as news of the grand jury's decision broke today, appeared to be largely peaceful, although as the day wore on, police in protective gear clashed with protestors in some areas and used batons to push some of them down ... fired in self-defence....

    Dassault, MBDA yet to fulfil offsets obligations under Rs 59,000 crore Rafale fighter deal: CAG

    The Times of India 23 Sep 2020
    Tabled in Parliament on Wednesday, the on “management of defence offsets” said the two French firms have so far failed to deliver on their initial promise in September 2015 to discharge 30% of their offset obligation by offering “high technology” to DRDO ... The Times of Indiafor Latest News. more from times of india news....

    Rafale makers yet to fulfil offset obligations: CAG

    Deccan Herald 23 Sep 2020
    The Opposition had alleged that Anil Ambani’s Reliance Defence was given undue advantage as the offset partner by the Narendra Modi government ... Since the second half of 2017, the CAG decided not to release its defence-related reports online on security groups ... Deccan Herald News now on Telegram - Click here to subscribe ... Reliance Defence....

    Laser-guided ATGM successfully test-fired, India proud of DRDO

    The Siasat Daily 23 Sep 2020
    Laser-guided Anti Tank Guided Missile (ATGM) was successfully test-fired from MBT Arjun Tank at KK Ranges, Armoured Corps Centre and School (ACC&S)�Ahmednagar�on Tuesday, according to a statement by the Defence Ministry on Wednesday ... Defence Minister Rajnath Singh congratulated ......

    Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders IPO to launch on September 29

    Moneycontrol 23 Sep 2020
    Moneycontrol News. State-owned defence company Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders will launch its initial public offering on September 29, people familiar with the matter told Moneycontrol ... Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders is a defence public sector undertaking shipyard under the ... related news....

    BAE shares are tanking. Here’s what I’d do now

    The Motley Fool 23 Sep 2020
    Unfortunately for BAE, this news overshadowed its Archfish contract renewal with the US Navy. Ironically, the defence manufacturer’s news of a $1bn debt issue coincided with a rise in its share price only one week earlier ... In turn, this is a high priority area for US defence ......

    China doubles air bases near LAC after 2017 Doklam standoff: Stratfor

    The Siasat Daily 23 Sep 2020
    New Delhi.�China has started construction of at least 13 entirely new military positions including three air bases, five permanent air defence positions and five heliports near the Line of Actual Control(LAC) in the aftermath of the Doklam standoff in 2017, according to a report by global security consultancy Stratfor....

    TikTok Deal is 'Dirty & Unfair' Based on 'Bullying And Extortion', China Has No Reason to Give Green Signal, Says China Daily Report

    Yahoo Daily News 23 Sep 2020
    US Imposes 'UN Sanctions' on Iran's Defence Ministry, Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro. On Tuesday, speaking in an interview on Fox News on Monday, Trump said he wouldn’t approve the deal if the Chinese company retains control of TikTok. He further indicated that he ......

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