Examples of air force in a Sentence
the combined allied air forces
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In eastern Syria, Syrian troops backed by Russian air forces repelled a militant attack on the historic town of Palmyra, according to state news agency SANA.
Adem, an ethnic Amhara who previously commanded Ethiopia’s air force, was also appointed as a deputy chief of staff earlier this year.
The Israeli air force is believed to have carried out a number of airstrikes on Iranian positions in Syria.
Turkey also accuses Greece’s air force of violating its airspace.
The United States responded with 58 missile strikes that destroyed 20 percent of the Syrian air force.
Iran and Russia are battlefield allies in Syria, where the former’s ground forces and the latter’s air force have brought anti-Assad rebels close to defeat.
Led by the United States, the air forces of Canada, France, Great Britain, Australia, South Africa all combined to deliver nearly $2.5 million worth of supplies—including coal—to Berlin over the next year.
And, unlike the Iraqi and Syrian programmes, which were destroyed in one mission by the Israeli air force, Iran’s know-how and industrial capacity cannot be bombed out of existence.
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AIR FORCE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of air force for English Language Learners
: the part of a country's military forces that fights with airplanes
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