demobilize

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demobilize

noun cure, curtail, deactivate, disarm, disband, disengage, fix, limit, reduce, remedy, sever, stop
Associated concepts: demobilize forces involved in an armed conflict
See also: disarm, disband, discharge, dismiss, disorganize, dissociate, dissolve, separate
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Around 35,000 combatants of the Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) will be demobilized in the first phase of the operation.
The child soldiers are demobilized in the framework of the Darfur Child Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR) programme in association with the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF).
The program is expected to complete within the next two weeks, at which time the camp will be demobilized for the winter season.
Already, a total of 11,944 DDR participants had been demobilized as of mid-March in selected South Sudan states of Central Equatoria, Lakes, Western Bahr El-Ghazal, Northern Bahr el Ghazal and Eastern Equatoria according to the commission.
Some funds could ease the transition to the civilian economy of those soldiers demobilized due to reductions in force and those veterans who never made that transition.
Operations at Jupiter are expected to be completed by the end of September, and the drilling rig will be demobilized off the island in October.
Venancio Lungameni, the head of the Institute of Socio - professional Reintegration of Ex -combatants ( IRSEM ) in the province, said that demobilized combatants are re-consolidated into small production units to encourage self - employment and enhance living conditions for themselves and their families.
It is to be recalled that nationals who have been demobilized as a result of the volcanic activities around Sireru have been moved to a safer location and are being taken care of through the provision of basic necessities by the government.
Sudan Tribune observed that most ex-combatants are in the villages who demobilized themselves voluntarily, due to the deplorable conditions they were in.
Gulf of Mexico but is expected to be demobilized to a secure location.
The DB60, which has been in Argentina since May 2003, is now expected to be demobilized.
The company said the Galoc-6H well was secured and the Ocean Patriot (mid-water semisub) pulled anchors, demobilized to Singapore, between the period 0600 hours (AWST) Oct.