High Explosives


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High Explosives

 

or secondary explosives, the class of explosives which are exploded by detonation; they are used in the production of hand grenades, shells, and certain other ammunition, as well as in demolition.

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Dr Mostafa, who has a PhD in chemistry, said he had told Abedin how to make the high explosive HMTD but denied showing him how to do it in experiments.
"The perpetrators obviously had access to high explosives and therefore we cannot rule out that Irish dissident groups may be involved.
Acting on a tip-off the police unearthed 20 kilograms of high explosives and 250 rounds of Kalashnikov which were dumped in Giddar and could have been used for subversive acts.
As police revealed each of the bombs contained less then 10lb of high explosives, Dr Niamh NicDaeid said a plastic explosive could also have been used.
We quoted from the Library's 1999 report as follows: "Suicide bomber(s) belonging to al-Qaida's Martyrdom Battalion could crash-land an aircraft packed with high explosives ...
BAGHDAD / Nina / Baghdad Operations Command announced on Tuesday the arrest of a gang specialized in abducting children, destruction of two dens for terrorists and killed those in them, dismantled two explosive devices and seizing high explosives in the sector of operations.

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