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noun as in body of soldiers

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That article noted that the F-35 does not currently have the ability to down-link live video to ground troops,.

If ISIS “came into a base and killed hundreds of troops, then people would ask a lot more questions.”

The U.S. military is finally starting to train Iraqi troops to fight ISIS in restive Anbar province.

Indeed, some of those troops who ran away from defending Mosul were already American-trained.

The U.S. only plans to train roughly 3,000 Iraqi troops in the first year.

If the "Y" Beach lot press their advantage they may cut off the enemy troops on the toe of the Peninsula.

He thought they were now in touch with our troops at "X" but that they had been through some hard fighting to get there.

Ten thousand of the best troops in Mexico entered Texas and were shortly to be followed by ten thousand more.

Given one more Division we might try: as things are, my troops won't cover the mileage.

Primo de Rivera, who believed the rebellion to be fast on the wane, shipped back to Spain 7,000 troops.


On this page you'll find 33 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to troops, such as: army, armed forces, contingent, forces, military, and soldiers.

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