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smoke bomb

An air-dropped bomb that emits smoke either on impact or while in descent. The former normally is a practice bomb, and the smoke is used to plot errors; the latter is used to calculate wind velocity.
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Dumbarton sheriff John Hamilton was shown CCTV footage of the smoke bomb being thrown into the packed pub.
The campaign by the Premier League, Football League and the FA comes after a growth in the number of incidents - including a linesman being struck by a firework at Aston Villa in October, and the jailing earlier this year of Chelsea fans who took smoke bombs into Swansea's Liberty Stadium.
AFOOTBALL fan who set off a smoke bomb at the Hawthorns during Sir Alex Ferguson's fi-nal match in charge of Manchester United has been handed a three-year banning order.
Protesters set fire to cars, threw paint and smoke bombs at the Italian parliament and clashed with riot police on Tuesday in Rome's worst violence for years after Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi survived a confidence vote.
It was quite scary as there were bottles, sticks and a few smoke bombs.
Helicopters descended on us and smoke bombs were thrown on deck.
These interviews (including musicians such as Ronnie James Dio, Lita Ford, Dee Snider, and Geoff Tate) will surprise many outside the genre, as they show heavy metal tunesmiths to be intelligent, sensitive, and insightful--and prove that there was much more to 1980s heavy metal music than big hair, power chords, and smoke bombs.
The first attack of policemen repulsed the attack with smoke bombs and rubber bullets.
Still, incidents were reported in Marseille after hundreds gathered in the Old Port neighborhood, some setting garbage cans afire, lighting smoke bombs and throwing cans and bottles toward lines of security forces.
4 hand grenades, 7 smoke bombs, 2 plastic explosives, and more than 2000 M-16 bullets were among the ammunition.
Summary: Israeli Army soldiers threw two smoke bombs and opened fire at a farmer on the outskirts of the Southern border village of Blida in an attempt to frighten him and push him away from the border, the state-run National News Agency (NNA) said on Thursday.
Security measures: MLS executives, concerned about smoke bombs and water bottles that were thrown on the field and fan violence outside Home Depot Center during last week's Galaxy-Chivas match, have had talks with officials from both teams and the stadium to ensure that measures are taken to prevent repeat occurrences.