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Question 1: The CEP would see major action at Battle of La Lys, as it became known in ________ or Operation Georgette/Battle of Estaires to the British.
GreecePortugalSpainEast Timor

Question 2: Portuguese troops also fought in ________, due to the colonies of Angola and Mozambique bordering German territories.
Sub-Saharan AfricaAfrican UnionScramble for AfricaAfrica

Question 3: ________ would be renamed as Army Police (Policia do Exercito) and the other two branches would receive equivalent units, the Air Police(Policia Aérea) and the Naval Police (Policia Naval), in the Air Force and Navy respectively.
United States armed forcesProvost (military police)NorwayMilitary police

Question 4: Units from the Portuguese Army and Navy were involved in an armed conflict with ________, during the Invasion of Goa against an invasion of the Portuguese colonies in India.
Research and Analysis WingIndia and the Non-Aligned MovementLok SabhaIndia

Question 5: An ________ Corps with the name Portuguese Expeditionary Corps (Corpo Expedicionário Português, CEP) is formed at Tancos, made of 30,000 soldiers, under command of General Norton de Matos.
Field armyArmyArmy historyDivision (military)

Question 6: Recent operations have included wars in Afghanistan (2005), intervention in East-Timor (1999) and in Guinea-Bissau (1998) and ongoing peacekeeping responsibilities in the ________ and Lebanon.
Eastern EuropeEuropeWestern EuropeBalkans

Question 7: Later this lead (directly or indirectly) to several conflicts such as the Portuguese Restoration War, ________ and the Liberal Wars.
Grande ArméeFirst French EmpireNapoleonic WarsNapoleon I

Question 8: Also an ________ Portuguese Corps is sent to man French batteries, which they start operating by March 1918.
SiegeMilitary historyArtilleryNaval warfare

Question 9: Overseas garrisons and facilities are maintained at the island of Madeira and the archipelago of ________.
AzoresSaint HelenaPortugalAkrotiri and Dhekelia

Question 10: The armed forces of ________, commonly known as the Portuguese Armed Forces (Forças Armadas Portuguesas) encompasses a Navy (Marinha), an Army (Exército) and an Air Force (Força Aérea).
East TimorGreecePortugalSpain


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