ammunition depot


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ammunition depot

[‚am·yə′ni·shən ′de‚pō]
(ordnance)
A storage and supply depot for projectiles, bombs, or other ammunition.
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The sorties also targeted terrorists' hideouts in the southern region, destroying ammunition depots near Jasem, north-west of Daraa city and in al-Maghar Mount in Damascus Countryside.
The 22 soldiers were killed in an accident when a blast at an ammunition depot in the eastern Yemeni oil province of Marib.
According to a directive from the Punjab and Haryana High Court, no structure is allowed within 900 metres of an ammunition depot.
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AN EXPLOSION at an ammunition depot in the west of Turkey has killed 25 soldiers.
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Brazzaville, Rabi'II 12, 1433, Mar 5, 2012, SPA - A series of explosions at an ammunition depot killed 200 people and wounded about 2,000 more in Brazzaville, the capital of Africa's Republic of Congo, Congolese officials said Monday.
Dahham said that the police forces managed to detain 19 armed men, belonging to al-Qaeda Organization, confiscating a large arms and ammunition depot, adding that the operation was implemented according to intelligence information.
A Revolutionary Guard commander killed in an explosion at an ammunition depot west of Tehran was a key figure in Iran's missile program, the elite military force said in a statement Sunday.
The blast took place at an arms and ammunition depot near Islamabad's Sihala area, the Dawn reports
The Pasdaran said nothing about the missiles in announcing the explosion, referring only to an ammunition depot.
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