ANFO

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ANFO,

ammonium nitrate and fuel oil. See explosiveexplosive,
substance that undergoes decomposition or combustion with great rapidity, evolving much heat and producing a large volume of gas. The reaction products fill a much greater volume than that occupied by the original material and exert an enormous pressure, which can be
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Common barbecue propane tank bombs, similar in power to the fertilizer bomb, bombs surgically placed in the abdomens of suicide bombers, and the diabolical list infinitely continues in the imagination of the deranged and determined.
The fanatic first slaughtered eight people when he detonated a huge home-made fertilizer bomb at a government building in Oslo on July 22 last year.
Breivik, who had surrendered to police on the island without a fight, admitted blowing up the Oslo government headquarters with a fertilizer bomb, killing eight, on Friday, July 22, 2011, then shooting 69 at the ruling party's summer youth camp.
Breivik admitted detonating a fertilizer bomb outside government headquarters in Oslo, killing eight, before gunning down 69 at the ruling party's summer youth camp on Utoya island outside the city.
The police investigation showed Breivik set off a fertilizer bomb that tore the facade of the high-rise that housed the government's headquarters, and drove toward Utoya unhindered as chaos reigned in the capital.
Breivik set off a fertilizer bomb outside government headquarters, killing eight people.
The Department of Homeland Security is proposing regulations governing the sale and transfer of the chemical ammonium nitrate, more than 15 years after an ammonium nitrate fertilizer bomb was used to blow up a government building in Oklahoma City, killing 168 people, and nearly four years after Congress gave DHS the authority to develop a program to regulate the compound.
Court hearings have revealed counter-terrorism officers watched, photographed and followed Khan in early 2004 during an inquiry into another group of militants planning a fertilizer bomb attack.
He detonated a 7,000 pound fertilizer bomb outside the front door and in an instant, 168 people were vaporized.
McVeigh fell in love with The Turner Diaries, a fictional, white-racist, anti-Semitic account of a race war in which the FBI building is destroyed with a fertilizer bomb.
It tells the reader how to disguise his or her identity, build a fertilizer bomb, ship weapons across the country and pick locks.