militarised militarised

Definition(s):

  • (adj) issued military arms

News

  • India accuses Pakistan of latest firing in Kashmir

    Srinagar, India (AFP) Aug 13, 2013 India's army accused Pakistan on Tuesday of firing across the de facto border that divides Kashmir, in the latest confrontation fuelling tensions between the nuclear-armed rivals. The army said Pakistani soldiers had violated the ceasefire overnight along the heavily militarised Line of Control (LoC) in the disputed Himalayan region. It said in a statement that ...
    on August 14, 2013     Source: Space War

Quotes

  1. Berlusconi responded on Sunday that "such things can always happen even in the most militarised police state".
    on Jan 25, 2009 By: Silvio Berlusconi Source: TVNZ

  2. "The more we will be able to improve training of police outside the stadium, the more we would be promoting stewards, for example, inside. Because I do prefer to have sport infrastructures not militarised with the presence of police, armed police...
    on Nov 29, 2007 By: Franco Frattini Source: Guardian Unlimited

  3. "As we drew alongside, one of them had one hand on his video, and the other on his holster, like it was Dodge City," Captain Watson said. "I don't think the Australian Government would approve of people bearing arms in a non-militarised place...
    on Mar 3, 2008 By: Paul Watson Source: The Age

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