Air Raid


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air raid

[′er ‚rād]
(ordnance)
An attack of a place by aircraft; may consist of a bombing or strafing attack against a position or a city.

What does it mean when you dream about an air raid?

In most cases, the meaning of an air raid is straightforward. It reflects a feeling of being assaulted, of being under attack.

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The nationwide Wan An air raid drill will be exercised around the island from May 27 through May 30 from 1:30 p.m.
Peter Roderick became the first baby to be born in an air raid shelter when he entered the world on September 13, 1940, at the height of a German air raid on London and was pictured in the Sunday Mirror, then known as the Sunday Pictorial, two days later.
The daily noted that the victims belonged to three families who came under the US air raids as they were fleeing the ISIL-controlled areas in the region.
The ARP was set up in 1937 and was dedicated to the protection of civilians from the danger of air raids.
"Whenever the air raid warning went we took shelter and later when the air raids became more frequent we had our own air raid shelter.
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"The Turkish air raids on the border areas of Kurdistan Region, that had targeted its citizens, has no justification," Barzani said in a statement, copy of which was received by Aswat al-Iraq news agency on Monday, calling on Turkey "not to repeat such acts again."
She was 52 and her daughter, Margaret Hanlon, nee Creamer, was killed in an air raid on March 13, 1941.
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AIR RAID WARDENS came in all sizes and shapes during World War II.