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paramilitary

1. denoting or relating to a group of personnel with military structure functioning either as a civil force or in support of military forces
2. denoting or relating to a force with military structure conducting armed operations against a ruling or occupying power
3. 
a. a paramilitary force
b. a member of such a force
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were registered by police against the army and paramilitary personnel from 1990 to January 2018.
As a result, the powers of the paramilitary force have been extended for another 90-day period not only in Karachi but across the province as well.
The renewed bid to tackle organised crime is understood to stem, in part, from recommendations made in the Fresh Start report on the disbandment of paramilitary groups.
Yung mga paaralan namin ipinasara ng military [at] yung mga paramilitary groups na tinatawag na Alamara,' Malibato told Inquirer.
The official, while mentioning a notification issued by the Sindh government on August 1, 2016, said that the paramilitary force could not carry out any operation "independently".
The new body will report at least once a year on progress towards ending paramilitary activity in Northern Ireland.
html) announced Saturday it would not be able to abandon its weapons and begin peaceful relations with the government unless the paramilitary forces the Colombian government established are disbanded.
The dharna is to request and inform the government that its ex- paramilitary personnel are suffering.
The AFP definitely wants to strengthen paramilitary groups, instead of heeding the call to disband them, because they serve as cover to military atrocities in Lumad communities," she pointed out.
The paramilitary Rangers had arrested Sultan Qamar Siddiqui, the acting chairman of the KFCS and today he was brought to the ATC for the remand.
On this score, he lauded the services of the paramilitary personnel from the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and the Border Security Force (BSF).
8, the attorney general's office reopened the investigation into ties between the former president and the paramilitary Autodefensas Unidas de Colombia (AUC) while Uribe was governor of the northeastern department of Antioquia (1994-1997).