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Z Force (Bangladesh)

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Z Force, also known as Tura Brigade, was the first military brigade of Bangladesh Forces formed during the Liberation War of Bangladesh in 1971 under Major Ziaur Rahman along with the consent of the revolutionary government of Bangladesh in exile. [1]

23 relations: Amin Ahmed Chowdhury, Bangladesh Liberation War, Bangladesh: A Legacy of Blood, Commanding officer, East Bengal Regiment, Hafizuddin Ahmed, Hodder & Stoughton, Jessore Cantonment, K Force (Bangladesh), Kolkata, Kurigram District, Mukti Bahini, NBC, Oli Ahmad, Pakistan Army, Provisional Government of Bangladesh, S Force (Bangladesh), Shafaat Jamil, Sherpur District, Sten, Tura, Meghalaya, Ziauddin Ahmed (Bangladesh), Ziaur Rahman.

Amin Ahmed Chowdhury

Amin Ahmed Chowdhury was a Bangladeshi army officer and diplomat.

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Bangladesh Liberation War

The Bangladesh Liberation War (মুক্তিযুদ্ধ), also known as the Bangladesh War of Independence, or simply the Liberation War in Bangladesh, was a revolution and armed conflict sparked by the rise of the Bengali nationalist and self-determination movement in what was then East Pakistan during the 1971 Bangladesh genocide.

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Bangladesh: A Legacy of Blood

Bangladesh: A Legacy of Blood is a non-fictional account of the history of Bangladesh from Its in 1971 to 1986, written by journalist Anthony Mascarenhas.

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Commanding officer

The commanding officer (CO) or, if the incumbent is a general officer, commanding general (CG), is the officer in command of a military unit.

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East Bengal Regiment

The East Bengal Regiment (ইস্ট বেঙ্গল রেজিমেন্ট) is an infantry regiment of the Bangladesh Army.

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Hafizuddin Ahmed

Hafizuddin Ahmed is a retired Bangladesh Army major and a former member of the Bangladesh parliament.

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Hodder & Stoughton

Hodder & Stoughton is a British publishing house, now an imprint of Hachette.

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Jessore Cantonment

Jashore Cantonment is a cantonment located in the southern part of Bangladesh in Jashore District outside Jashore town.

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K Force (Bangladesh)

K Force was a military brigade of Bangladesh Forces in 1971 headed by Major Khaled Mosharraf as per the direction of the Provisional Government of Bangladesh in exile.

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Kolkata (also known as Calcutta, the official name until 2001) is the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal.

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Kurigram District

Kurigram District (কুড়িগ্রাম) is located in the Rangpur Division, in Northern Bangladesh.

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Mukti Bahini

The Mukti Bahini (মুক্তি বাহিনী translates as 'Freedom Fighters', or Liberation Forces; also known as the Bangladesh Forces) is a popular Bengali term which refers to the guerrilla resistance movement formed by the Bangladeshi military, paramilitary and civilians during the War of Liberation that transformed East Pakistan into Bangladesh in 1971.

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The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.

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Oli Ahmad

Oli Ahmad, Bir Bikram, is a former Bangladeshi soldier, former freedom fighter and now a politician.

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Pakistan Army

Pakistan Army (پاک فوج Pak Fauj (IPA: pɑk fɒ~ɔd͡ʒ); Reporting name: PA) is the land-based force of the Pakistan Armed Forces.

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Provisional Government of Bangladesh

The Provisional Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh was established following the declaration of independence of East Pakistan on 10 April 1971.

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S Force (Bangladesh)

S Force was a military brigade of Bangladesh Armed Forces that was formed under the leadership of Major K M Shafiullah on October 1, 1971.

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Shafaat Jamil

Shafaat Jamil (শাফায়াত জামিল), Bir Bikrom (1 March 1940 – 11 August 2012) was a Bangladesh Army colonel.

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Sherpur District

Sherpur (শেরপুর জেলা, Sherpur Jela also Sherpur Zila) is a district in central Bangladesh.

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The STEN (or Sten gun) was a family of British submachine guns chambered in 9×19mm and used extensively by British and Commonwealth forces throughout World War II and the Korean War.

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Tura, Meghalaya

Tura (IPA: ˈtʊərə) is a hilly town and a municipality in West Garo Hills district in the Indian state of Meghalaya.

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Ziauddin Ahmed (Bangladesh)

Ziauddin Ahmed was a war hero, freedom fighter and sub-sector Commander under Sector 9 of Mukti Bahini during Bangladesh liberation war in 1971.

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Ziaur Rahman

Ziaur Rahman (জিয়াউর রহমান Ji-yaur Rôhman; 19 January 1936 – 30 May 1981) was the 7th President of Bangladesh.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Z_Force_(Bangladesh)

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