Examples of gendarme in a Sentence
the senator reiterated his conviction that it is not the role of the United States to be a kind of global gendarme
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They are trained by the local gendarmes to guard access to the area and bring thieves in to the authorities.
Later, reinforcements were called and 32 federal gendarmes arrived.
He was left alone with one gendarme, who said Traoré then assaulted him and ran.
Five gendarmes were injured in the attack early Saturday, Defense Ministry spokesman Amadou Samba Gagara said on state TV.
Iraq shut down international flights into the region and sent its gendarmes to the Kurdish borders, while its neighbors threatened economic and military intervention.
Border patrol continued to be provided by a combination of border security officials, gendarmes, police, and military.
The French government sent an additional 410 gendarmes and 80 police officers to keep order in its Caribbean territories, where troops are routinely stationed.
An official with the national gendarme service said the driver was arrested soon after the incident Monday night in the town of Sept-Sorts.
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