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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    US offers air defence version of Stryker armoured fighting vehicles to India: Report

    Live Mint 29 Nov 2023
    'The US also offered to co-produce the vehicles with Indian entities,' defence officials were quoted by news agency ANI as saying.During the fifth India-US 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue this month, the American side pushed for the co-production of the Stryker armoured combat vehicle....

    Mushahid acclaims Indonesian President Soekarno as Pakistan's great friend, ‘Third World hero’,

    Urdu Point 29 Nov 2023
    ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 29th Nov, 2023) Chairman, Senate Standing Committee on Defence, Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed Wednesday acclaimed the Indonesian President Soekarno as a great friend of Pakistan and lauded him as hero of the third world at a function ......

    Iran finalizes deal for Russian fighter jets and helicopter: Report

    Khaama Press 29 Nov 2023
    According to Tashim News Agency on Tuesday, citing Iranian deputy defence minister Mahdi Farahi, Iran has finalized arrangements to deliver Russian Su-35 fighter jets and Mil Mi-28 attack helicopters ... This has been the first deal on procuring new fighter jets in years, wrote the Iranian news outlet....

    Exostar Wins Two Year Contract with UK Ministry of Defence for Supplier Collaboration

    Victoria Advocate 29 Nov 2023
    "We greatly value our long-standing, strategic partnership with the UK Ministry of Defence ... View original content.https.//

    Govt agrees on certain terms for 16th Finance Commission

    Hindustan Times 29 Nov 2023
    HT Image. The decisions of the Cabinet are expected to be announced tomorrow, they said ... Click to join ... Besides, its ToR also included a funding mechanism for the defence and the internal security. Get Latest India News and Uttarakhand Tunnel Collapse Live Updates along with Latest News and Top Headlines from India and around the world .......

    ‘Dream’ of the Jewish state overshadowed by ‘nightmare’ imposed on Palestinians

    The Daily Telegraph Australia 29 Nov 2023
    Israel has the right to defend itself – every country does, but Israel has no right to impose an occupation on people,” he told Sky News Australia host Piers Morgan. “Mostly when we talk about Israel’s right of defence, we are taking isolated ......

    Int'l military drill on mine warfare held in NW Türkiye 29 Nov 2023
    Nusret-2023 Invitation Drill kicked off Tuesday in the northwestern Canakkale province and the Gulf of Saros with the participation of 15 countries and 20 observer units from different countries, the Ihlas news agency said....

    Former PTI journalist Sujit Chatterjee no more

    Indian Express 29 Nov 2023
    As a Special Correspondent in the national bureau, Chatterjee had covered several news beats including the key Ministries of Home Affairs and Defence ... Chatterjee began his stint in the PTI at the Central News Desk in Delhi in 1980....

    We are on precarious ground

    GDN Online 29 Nov 2023
    Several events of the past few weeks point to our frightening reality when it comes to freedom of speech regarding Israel/Palestine. We are on precarious ground ... Finally, an op-ed published in the New York Daily News this week calling for the re-establishment of the notorious Jewish Defence League (JDL) should cause concern and outrage ... ....

    Iran finalises deal to buy Russian made Sukhoi su-35 fighter jets: Report

    Hindustan Times 28 Nov 2023
    Iran has finalised arrangements for the delivery of Russian made Sukhoi su-35 fighter jets and helicopters, Iran's deputy defence minister told Iran's Tasnim news agency on Tuesday, as Tehran and Moscow forge closer military relations....

    Defence car accident: ATC extends physical remand of accused for 4-day

    Urdu Point 28 Nov 2023
    LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 28th Nov, 2023) An anti-terrorism court (ATC) on Tuesday granted a four-day extension to the physical remand of Afnan, an underage driver involved in a car accident that resulted in the tragic death of six family members in Defence....

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