On Monday an Afghan police officer opened fire on a Nato civilian adviser inside police headquarters, killing the adviser who sources said was American.
What does NC stand for?
NC stands for NATO Civilian
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 130 other meanings of NC in our Acronym Attic
- National Chief (Order of the Arrow, Boy Scouts of America)
- National Climate Data Center
- National Coarse (threading)
- National Coarse Screw Thread (Society of Automotive Engineers)
- National Committee
- National Congress (Sudan)
- National Conservancy
- National Coordinator (various locations)
- National Curriculum for England
- NationsCup (clan base online video gaming competition)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Catriona Laing, who as head of Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) in Helmand, southern Afghanistan, is the most senior Nato civilian in the province, told the paper: "The key is that we are still here and we can still help the government think through which of those bits of infrastructure are really critical to maintain.
Hikmet Cetin, the former Turkish deputy prime minister and the senior NATO civilian in Afghanistan from 2003 - 2006, was in Ottawa in mid-March to discuss the state of affairs in Afghanistan and present $10,000 to the Canadian Hero Fund on behalf of the Turkish government.
More than a dozen NATO civilian officials and military officers, interviewed by the author, Brussels, London, and Ottawa, 7 January-30 June 2009.
According to reports, the Afghan, American and NATO civilian and military officials, will work on a civilian reconstruction efforts in Kandahar with military action in a supportive role.
Mark Laity, a Nato civilian spokesman, told Al Jazeera that the Taliban's attack on the base on Sunday was "substantial" but had been defeated.