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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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Jose Antonio Ladron de Guevara, admitted that at least 30 men from the 31st Counter Guerrilla Battalion, joined the paramilitary force.
BEIRUT: A television actor who paused his career to join a pro-regime paramilitary force has appeared in the Old City of Homs, following a withdrawal by rebels last week.
The recent amendments in Anti-Terrorism Act 1997 Section II EEEEE in November 2013 have authorized the paramilitary force to detain suspects till three months for interrogations.
Jammu and Kashmir police and Central Reserve Paramilitary Forces have set up barricades on all roads leading to the venue.
ISLAMABAD, May 13 (KUNA) - The death toll in Friday's two suicide blasts that targeted a paramilitary force training camp in Charrsaddah district has increased to eighty-two.
Bangladesh: Bangladesh s Government is failing to stop extrajudicial killings by an elite paramilitary force known as the Rapid Action Battalion, Human Rights Watch said in a report released Tuesday.
The bomber was believed to have targeted members of the Frontier Constabulary, part of Pakistan's paramilitary force, used to protect diplomatic missions and the homes of prominent figures.
There is also the possibility that at least a small contingent of a Serbian paramilitary force that was never very well-controlled will remain in the province to snipe at NATO troops and extract what revenge it can as the peacekeeping force carries out its role.
Newspapers in Turkey are making connections between what they are calling the "state gang" and a secret paramilitary force that for decades has attacked the left.
Upon seeing the Rangers personnel, the suspected terrorists opened fire at the paramilitary force.
The spokesperson of paramilitary force, Colonel Tahir Mahmood said that an effort is being made under a planned strategy to defame Rangers which was performing well for restoring peace in the city.
Islamabad More than 80 people were killed and over a 100 injured yesterday in twin suicide bomb attacks outside the training centre of a paramilitary force in northwest Pakistan in an attack believed to avenge the death of Al Qaida leader Osama Bin Laden.