What does CENTO mean in Military?

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Central Treaty Organization

Modeled after the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), CENTO committed the nations to mutual cooperation and protection, as well as non-intervention in each other's affairs. Its goal was to contain the Soviet Union (USSR) by having a line of strong states along the USSR's southwestern frontier.

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cento(Noun)
A hotchpotch, a mixture; especially a piece made up of quotations from other authors.

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