Terence, you're a civilian
," said Dinah Shadd warningly.
We were shut up in Bhurtee, the regiment of us with half a battery of artillery, a company of Sikhs, and a lot of civilians
At this the man glanced down at his civilian
attire, lifted his eyes, and said with hesitation:
I thought you civilians
had no pluck; but I'll never get in your way when you are in your cups, Jos.
My faith," said Aramis, "I must confess I feel a great repugnance to fire on these poor devils of civilians
De la garde nationale Americaine = of the American national guard-- Cooper is here satirizing the pretensions and gaudy uniforms of civilians
holding nominal commissions as "Colonels" of American state militias}
Of women and children and civilians
there was a countless swarm.
Would you hand him over to a pack of cowardly civilians
, that shake in their shoes till they wear the soles out, with trembling at the threats of the ragamuffins he belongs to?
Parties to the conflict must take all feasible precautions to protect the civilian
population against the effects of attacks, UNAMA added.
Between 1 January and 30 June 2015, UNAMA documented 4,921 civilian
casualties (1,592 civilians
deaths and 3,329 injured)," the report said.
The decision set a new precedent, with the justices determining that civilian
courts should have jurisdiction in matters that are clearly civilian
offenses and have little direct relation to matters of military discipline.
According to UN data, the Taliban appear to be responsible for the vast majority of attacks on civilians
in Afghanistan - out of 3,021 civilian
deaths reported last year, 77 percent were attributed to them and insurgent groups.