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hand grenade

[′hand grə‚nād]
(ordnance)
A grenade designed to be thrown by hand.
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Moreover, a schoolteacher was killed and two children injured on Wednesday when a hand-grenade attack took place on a school in the Shabqadar area of Peshawar city of northern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.
Three civilians were wounded in an attack with a hand-grenade that targeted a police patrol in the area of Bab al-Toub, central Mosul," the source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
Unidentified armed men riding a motorcycle lobbed a hand-grenade at PS Satellite Town, resulting in the injury of a police constable," police sources said, adding that the assailants managed to escape from the scene.
A gunman threw a hand-grenade on al-Hadbaa police department in the area of Bab al-Toub, central Mosul, leaving one civilian wounded," the source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
Unidentified terrorists turned up and hurled a hand-grenade at a house on Saturday in Karak, killing husband and wife and injuring their two children.
NINEWA / Aswat al-Iraq: Five civilians were wounded in a hand-grenade blast that targeted the police in western Mosul city on Sunday, according to a security source in Ninewa.