How to use Commandos in a sentence

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  • In Natal practically the whole of the available defence force was swallowed up by the steady success of the invasion; on the western frontier two British towns were isolated and besieged; and Boer commandos were on the point of invading Cape Colony, where the Dutch population seemed on the verge of rebellion.

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  • In the summer, US officials were quoted as saying Washington had considered sending commandos into northern Iraq.

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  • The Boer leaders definitely decided upon a guerrilla and a wearing policy, deliberately dispersed their field army, and then swelled and multiplied the innumerable local commandos.

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  • It is known that the Pentagon has asked Britain to provide marine commandos for an invasion of Iraq.

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  • Thus the reported tactics of the British commandos had tragic consequences for many others who fell into German hands.

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  • The report says the Special Police commandos are among Iraq's most effective new fighting forces.

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  • Turkey denied media reports on Saturday that about 1000 Turkish commandos had crossed into northern Iraq.

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  • Barney Which series began with the commentary ' A team of crack commandos, falsely accused?

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  • The report says the Special police commandos are among Iraq's most effective new fighting forces.

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  • The responsible leaders of the combat Groups and Combat commandos of the SIPO and SD were for the most part likewise present.

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  • You don't need commandos carrying sixty pounds of gear and ammo up a remote mountainside in secret.

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  • From October the military operations were confined to attempts to reduce guerrilla commandos which had taken the field.

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  • At the close of 1900 the commandos under the direct influence of Louis Botha attacked the railway posts on the Middelburg railway and captured Helvetia.

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  • In the meantime, while these posts were under construction, the harrying of the commandos by mobile columns was continued.

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  • At last the Boer commandos gave up the struggle and on the 31st of May 1902 their leaders signed articles of peace at Pretoria.

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  • They executed captured commandos and paratroopers and protected civilians who lynched Allied flyers.

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