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|minister1_name = [[
Lucas Campos|Lucas Campos, Earl of Daskhinet]]
|minister1_pfo = Defence Minister
The Minister of Defense is responsible for protecting Abelden's borders and all matters regarding national defense, the Imperial Army, Navy and Air Force. The minister also works alongside the [[Ministry of Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs (Abelden)|Minister of Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs]] as both ministries deal with Abelden's home affairs and foreign affairs at the same time.
The current Minister of Defense is [[
Lucas Campos|Lucas Campos, Earl of Daskhinet]], taking office since 18 November 2017.
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Me copy. png|incumbent = [[ Lucas Campos| Lucas Campos, Earl of Daskhinet]]|incumbentsince = 18 November 2016
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|align="center"|18 November 2016
|align="center"|[[Independence Party of Abelden|Independence]]
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|align="center"|[[Grant Hawkins|The Duke of Middleham]]