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civilian

1 a person learned in the civil or Roman law.
2 as an adjective, pertaining to the civil or Roman law.
3 a person not in the armed forces.

CIVILIAN. A doctor, professor, or student of the civil law.

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UNAMA maintains that all parties must immediately cease the deliberate targeting of civilians and civilian objects, and provides recommendations in the report for immediate measures to be taken to prevent further civilian deaths and injuries from these attacks.
RAWALPINDI -- A civilian named Abdul Rauf was martyred in unprovoked firing by Indian security forces on civilian population across the Line of Control, said an Inter-Services Public Relations press statement on Monday.
There is generally no cause for concern when such weapons are used in open battlefields, but when they are used against military objectives located in populated areas, their effects are often indiscriminate and devastating for civilians.
Most DA civilians make a 30-year commitment to the Army.
'Every month, we also go down to Army formations and schools to sensitize them to the need to respect the rights of the civilians.''
Speaking in the Security Council debate on protection of civilians in Armed Conflict, Pakistan's Ambassador to the UN, Dr.
Kenya's Amisom contingent is meanwhile said in the report to have killed four Somali civilians and injured five others.
The U.S.-led anti-ISIS coalition killed Iraqi civilians at a rate 31 times greater than it acknowledges, a New York Times investigation has found.
"Despite significant successes against ISIS, combat has taken a toll on populations suffering under the militant extremists, to include the brave Iraqis and Syrians engaged in direct combat with a terrorist organization that has killed countless innocent civilians during its brutal three-year occupation," Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR), as the coalition is officially called, said in a(http://www.centcom.mil/MEDIA/PRESS-RELEASES/Press-Release-View/Article/1354588/combined-joint-task-force-operation-inherent-resolve-monthly-civilian-casualty/) statement.
* Part one considers the roots of the issue associated with the protection of civilians, and in this way discusses ethical, conceptual, historical and theoretical paradigms in which the issue of the protection of civilians may arise;
"Our intention, since Navy COOL's inception, has always been to eventually include DON civilians," said Michael Talley, the assistant program director for Navy COOL.
KAByL (CyHAN)- Some 1,592 Afghan civilians were killed as a result of armed conflicts and war in the first half of this year, a UN mission here said in its mid-year report released on Wednesday.