Defense

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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    Claude Arpi | Bid to recruit Tibetans in China PLA may backfire

    Deccan Chronicle 31 Jul 2021
    “She broke through the language barrier, kept reading the news and looking up the dictionary every day,” the website said, adding she could write “a neat application for joining the party” ... On June 4, China National Defence News commented on the National Defence Education under Conditions of Dispersion....
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    Havertz and White to start? How Arsenal and Chelsea could line up in their pre-season clash

    Football Critic 31 Jul 2021
    Court tells UEFA to revoke punishments against Super League foundersRead More. Arsenal team news ... In defence, we could see left-back Nuno Tavares given another opportunity on the flank to impress, while Kieran Tierney continues his return to full fitness ... Chelsea team news ... .......
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    Mitholz - the tranquil Swiss village facing a time bomb

    BBC News 31 Jul 2021
    Mitholz, population just 170, is at first sight an idyllic place in Switzerland's beautiful Kander Valley ... The shock news came after a new geological survey carried out by Switzerland's defence ministry revealed the remaining ammunition did, after all, pose a risk. Ministry officials travelled to Mitholz to tell the villagers the bad news ... ....
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    From hot borders to peace and development belts

    Hindustan Times 31 Jul 2021
    PUBLISHED ON JUL 31, 2021 04.03 PM IST ... These are now exemplified, and aggravated, by a mixture of aggression and defence, jingoism and abrasive posturing, made worse by noisy news channels and toxic social media outbursts, as well politicians bending to pressures and pandering to their exclusive constituents ... It is time to bridge it ... .......
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    Philippines says US military deal 'in full force again'

    Urdu Point 30 Jul 2021
    Manila, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 30th Jul, 2021 ) .Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has walked back on a decision to end a key military deal with the United States, his defence secretary said Friday during a visit by Pentagon chief Lloyd Austin ... Philippine Defence ......
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    A man tries to extinguish a forest fire, at Qobayat village, in the northern Akkar province, Lebanon, Thursday, July 29, 2021.
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    Lebanon battles wildfires for third straight day

    Urdu Point 30 Jul 2021
    George Abou Moussa of Lebanon's civil defence said firefighting teams were working to contain the blaze ... "The fire that spread from Lebanese territory to the Qusayr region has been completely extinguished," the state SANA news agency reported, citing the director of Syria's civil defence....
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    UK opens first space command centre

    BBC News 30 Jul 2021
    Air Chief Marshal Sir Mike Wigston, the head of the Royal Air Force, told Sky News ... Defence Minister Jeremy Quin said ... "We've seen reductions in forces all over Europe as requirements for expeditionary responses have changed," Fenella McGerty, from the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) told BBC News in March....
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    Lebanon battles raging wildfires for third straight day

    The New Arab 30 Jul 2021
    George Abou Moussa of Lebanon's civil defence said firefighting teams were working to contain the blaze ... "The fire that spread from Lebanese territory to the Qusayr region has been completely extinguished," the state SANA news agency reported, citing the director of Syria's civil defence....
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    Wildfires rage on in Lebanon, spread to Syria

    The Arab Weekly 30 Jul 2021
    George Abou Moussa of Lebanon’s civil defence said firefighting teams were working to contain the blaze ... “The fire that spread from Lebanese territory to the … Qusayr region has been completely extinguished,” the state SANA news agency reported, citing the director of Syria’s civil defence....
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    Lebanon, Turkey battle wildfires for third straight day

    Gulf News 30 Jul 2021
    The blaze, which has killed a 15-year-old volunteer firefighter and forced many people from their homes, gained pace overnight, according to the state-run National News Agency ... Qusayr region has been completely extinguished,” the state SANA news agency reported, citing the director of Syria’s civil defence....
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    At least one dead in Russia arms plant accident: media

    Urdu Point 30 Jul 2021
    Moscow, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 30th Jul, 2021 ) .One worker died and another six were fighting for their lives following a fire at a secret weapons plant in southern Russia, Russian media said on Friday ... TASS and Interfax news agencies, citing informed sources, said Friday that one worker had died....
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    Arsenal should avoid £42.5m playmaker and sign 24-year-old star

    Sportslens 30 Jul 2021
    Albert Sambi Lokonga and Nuno Tavares are a promising start to this summer’s transfer business, while Ben White’s addition should help to shore up the defence. The news that Granit Xhaka may be offered a new contract is not as daft as it seems, particularly given the improvement he showed last season ... Read ... From Sportslens.com - Football News ....
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    Gardener who worked for British Army fears for lives of his family with Taliban outside his home

    ITV 30 Jul 2021
    Mr Barak sent ITV News a video in which his father pleas for help from his compound and what appears to be gunfire can be heard in the background ... "I don't know what to do," Mr Barak told ITV News, fearing for the safety of his family ... In a statement to ITV News, a Ministry of Defence spokesperson said....
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