hand grenade

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hand grenade

[′hand grə‚nād]
(ordnance)
A grenade designed to be thrown by hand.
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In related news, the soldiers attacked a nonviolent procession at the main entrance of al-Biereh city, near Ramallah, and fired many concussion grenades.
Concussion grenades were hurled into the compound and several vehicles were damaged in the attack.
On the other side of the bridge, a relatively small faction of the "blue" group entered into violent confrontations with police, who responded with tear gas, concussion grenades and water cannons.
Eyewitness accounts, as well as Seattle Police Department [12] and Independent Media [13] video footage, show that police atop armored personnel carriers and on the ground continued to spray the protesters and began hand-lobbing smoke and concussion grenades, shooting canisters of pepper and tear gas, and firing volleys of rubber bullets and bean bags into the crowd (Indymedia, 1999b; Seattle Police, 1999; Swart, 2000: 53).
It confirms a parallel development in the recent upheaval on the streets of Seattle, in which a significant number of local residents were spontaneously swept up into action, even in the face of anti-personnel gas, plastic bullets, concussion grenades and mass arrests followed by abuse during jail custody and trumped up charges.
They fired many gas bombs, concussion grenades and rubber-coated steel bullets at the Palestinians, wounding the young man and causing many others to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Palestinian medical sources confirmed, late on Tuesday at night, that an elderly Palestinian woman was killed after Israeli soldiers invaded a town near Jericho, and fired concussion grenades, many striking homes, causing her to suffer a heart attack.
They also stormed two homes and occupied their rooftops before firing concussion grenades and tear gas canisters at Palestinian residents.
Keep it to guns, concussion grenades, sidearms and grenades.
Concussion grenades were thrown into the crowd and machine-gun fire was used, according to security sources.
RIOT cops with shotguns, clubs, tear gas and concussion grenades smashed Bahrain's freedom protests yesterday, killing five people and leaving 300 wounded.
Riot police fired rubber bullets and used long batons, plastic shields, concussion grenades and stun guns in clashes in Miami with hundreds of demonstrators protesting at free-trade talks .