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A military front is an area in which an army or nation expects to do most of its fighting. This can be a local or tactical front, or it can range to a theater. Army (from French armée) can, in some countries, refer to any armed force. ... The term nation-state, while often used interchangeably with the terms unitary state and independent state, refers properly to the parallel occurence of a state and a nation. ... Military tactics is the collective name for methods of engaging and defeating an enemy in battle. ... In warfare, a theater or theatre is normally used to define a specific geographic area within which armed conflict occurs. ...

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Crisis of Impunity - Foreign Assistance To The United Front (10603 words)
Both the military governor of Taloqan and the chief civil official in the Panjshir Valley indicated to Human Rights Watch in 1999 that tax revenues gathered by the United Front were just sufficient to cover expenditures for the provision of basic public services.
Military incursions northward were followed by large refugee flows southbound into Afghanistan when, in 1993, Tajik government forces emerged victorious in the civil war and engaged in reprisals against elements of the civilian population suspected of sympathizing with the opposition, most notably in Gorno-Badakhshan and among the Garmis in Kurgan-Teppe.
The United Front is aware that it loses considerable revenue by being unable to export the stones in even a semi-finished condition, and in 1999 entered into a contract with a Polish firm to begin processing stones mined in the Panjshir Valley.
Front (military) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (129 words)
A military front or battlefront is a contested armed frontier between opposing forces.
This can be a local or tactical front, or it can range to a theater.
The term "home front" has been used to denote conditions in the civilian sector of a country at war, including those involved in the production of war matériel.
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