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gendarme

1. a slang word for a policeman
2. a sharp pinnacle of rock on a mountain ridge, esp in the Alps
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As for the Petty Officer and Gendarmes Plant, the rearrangement involves increasing by 23 the number of first sergeant (12th grade of the EUS) and 34 second sergeant (14th grade of the EUS).
20 (Petra) -- A gendarme died today of injuries he sustained in the August 10 terrorist attack on a joint patrol of the Gendarmerie and Public Security Forces in Fuheis town outside Amman.
Un enseignant a la retraite a, en effet, tue trois membres de sa belle-famille et blesse cinq autres personnes, dont un gendarme.
Un gendarme qui suivait la rUu[c]action des passagers a estimUu[c] important de garder l'effet de surprise.
President Emmanuel Macron led national tributes on Wednesday to the gendarme who switched places with a woman hostage during an attack on a supermarket in southern Francelast week and was killed by the Islamist gunman.
Hawar news reported that a number of Turkish army men and allied militants, including three Gendarme and police forces, were killed in Operation Olive Branch against the Kurds in the village of Balilaka in Rajou region.
Police cordoned off roads throughout a broad zone around the crash site, and some three dozen police and military officials were dispatched to the scene, AP quoted a local gendarme as saying.
A statement by Paris Prosecutor Francois Molins said that magistrates and Gendarme task forces will be examining the circumstances surrounding the disappearance of the plane and the teams will determine if there is cause to hand the enquiry over to anti-terrorist investigators.
Citing a number of sources within the police force, Al Jazeera Turk also claimed that the police had found that the gendarmes who visited Dink's apartment before the assassination and the other officer identified in the footage were all linked to a gendarme lieutenant identified by the initials M.D.
Those killed by security forces include a 24-year-old driver who was shot in the back by gendarmes as he walked to his brother's house, a 20-year-old student who was clubbed to death with truncheons by six policemen and a 20-year-old carpenter whose body was left on a rubbish dump after being shot in the back in an alley by a gendarme.
Los tres primeros capitulos pertenecen al profesor Mendez Reyes, el ultimo al profesor Lino Moran Beltran; el primer capitulo habla del positivismo en general en America Latina y Venezuela durante los siglos XIX y XX, el segundo capitulo esta relacionado con el positivismo en la obra de Vallenilla Lanz, en el tercer capitulo encontramos el alcance y la valoracion de la obra de dicho autor, especialmente su tesis sobre el gendarme necesario y sus implicaciones en la politica, y el cuarto y ultimo capitulo nos habla sobre Cesar Zumeta y sus aportes al pensamiento venezolano.
The Vatican gendarmes, Swiss Guards and the Italian state police that patrol the perimeter of Vatican City State are always on high alert, said Domenico Giani, commander of the gendarme and the pope's chief bodyguard.