frontal attack


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frontal attack

An air interception that terminates with a heading crossing angle greater than 135°.
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It was not a frontal attack, but an envelopmental approach that targeted all nearby installations around the Grand Mosque so that we can constrict it,' he said.
YOUR recent letters blaming First World War generals - Haig in particular - for making frontal attacks incurring heavy casualties raises several points.
Leading his company, he launched a frontal attack and succeeded in driving the enemy out of its fortified trenches by dusk on December 3.
We'll resist pressure to apply this charter to our schools as a frontal attack on the church," he told Catholic News Service Sept.
The Chancellor is tinkering around the edges with the rich, but it's a full frontal attack on the unemployed, sick, old and disabled.
The Islamic Republic has unleashed a full frontal attack on Europe for banning all Iranian television and radio stations from the Eutelsat Hot Bird satellites.
Canadians would form the force for the frontal attack on Dieppe and would also go in at gaps in the cliffs at Pourville four kilometres to the west, and at Puys to the east.
With public sector wages being frozen and 710,000 job losses under new Con-Dem plans, this is a full frontal attack on the public sector, the backbone of our countries.
Rahul Gandhi has made a frontal attack on Mayawati and his supporters including some ministers bashed up Samajwadi workers when they were protesting at Phulpur after his helicopter landed.
Conducting a spoiling attack, the Tigrayan army made successful use of two forms of maneuver -- envelopment and frontal attack -- to annihilate an Italian brigade led by MG Matteo Albertonc.
Polish Agriculture Minister Marek Sawicki opened his country's EU Presidency for this second half of 2011 with a frontal attack on the "conservatism" of France, the leading beneficiary of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), and the United Kingdom, which continues to defend its rebate.
It may be recalled social activist Anna Hazare took the name of Pawar to launch a frontal attack and made Pawar resign from the Group of Ministers working on a bill against corruption.