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commander

1. an officer responsible for a district of the Metropolitan Police in London
2. History the administrator of a house, priory, or landed estate of a medieval religious order
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Military commander Commodore Frank Bainimarama declared yesterday morning that the military had taken control of the government in Fiji and that Qarase, elected in May, had been dismissed.
Fiji's prime minister on Thursday announced concessions to the country's military commander in a bid to stave off its fourth coup in 20 years, but the commander then threatened to replace the government on Friday afternoon if it fails to fully comply with his demands, according to reports from the Fijian capital Suva.
Mr Blair also wanted to "talk through the way forward" with diplomats and military commanders in the wake of last week's Iraqi elections.
He and his military commander, Ratko Mladic, along with Saddam, stand as the most prolific butchers of Muslims in the post Cold War decade.
The GCC also dumped its chairman, former prime minister and military commander Sitiveni Rabuka, replacing him with another former military commander, Epeli Ganilau.
"The GNA took this step in a bid to get support from the mountain town of Zintan to strengthen its forces in confronting the eastern forces deployed by military commander Khalifa Haftar," the government source said.
Summary: A video circulating on social media Monday showed a number of men retrieving a street sign carrying the name of a late Hezbollah military commander suspected of involvement in the assassination of former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army killed a number of terrorists, including their military commander, in an operation against the militants in Western Aleppo.
A high military commander loyal to Houthi militias in Hodeidah and the West Coast defected and joined the forces of legitimacy, according to reports.
If this war had a political objective the pursuance of it was least demonstrated by the requisite relationship between those that defined the policy (statesman) and those that commanded the forces (military commander).
"reasonable military commander." How should this standard be
Government forces foiled an attempt by suspected Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) gunmen to blow up on Saturday a bridge linking Maguindanao and North Cotabato, a military commander said Sunday.

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