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Friday 6 September 2013
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Tonga’s 7th contingent to Afghanistan left Tonga for the United Kingdom today, September 6, to undergo pre-deployment training for two-months.
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Friday 1 March 2013
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Tonga’s sixth contingent for Afghanistan left Tonga for the United Kingdom on Thursday, February 28.
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Friday 12 November 2010
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Enough visits from U.S. Government officials to thank Tonga for her unselfish contribution to the wars in the Middle East (Chairman US Joint Chiefs … 10 Nov 2010). Admiral Michael Mullen should see the need to buildup the Tongan Defense Services for future services, and Tonga will always be a friend to the People of America, and England. - Sione Akemeihakau Mokofisi.
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Friday 19 December 2008
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Tonga’s last contingent of 55 Tongan soldiers who had been serving in Iraq arrived safely at the Fua’amotu International Airport at 5 am on December 18 on a special flight by a United States Airforce C17.
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Tuesday 9 December 2008
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Tongan soldiers were given two sets of uniforms as a gift by the Indian Ambassador to Tonga, HE Dr Prbhakara in a handing over ceremony at the Tonga Defence Services Headquarter at Sene yesterday.
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Monday 1 December 2008
Pago Pago, American Samoa
Thank you China. But for Tonga and the Tonga Defense Services, please do not celebrate your promised aircraft until you do your homework. TDS must first analyze two major costs. - Mafi ‘o Amerika Samoa
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Saturday 22 November 2008
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
China will give the Tonga Defence Services an aircraft in the near future, the Chinese Ambassador to Tonga, HE Mr Fan Guijin promised at the TDS headquarters during a hand-over ceremony of eight trucks.
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Wednesday 30 January 2008
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Tonga’s Prime Minister has renewed the Proclamation of Public Order that has kept central Nuku’alofa under the protection of the army and police since the riots of November 16, 2006.
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Tuesday 13 February 2007
Nuku'alofa, Tonga
The Tonga Defence Services TDS has issued a public warning that they will use “lethal force (force causing death)” to apprehend anyone who uses weapons such as axes, knives and firearms to threaten the safety of the public.
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