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smoke grenade

[′smōk gri‚nād]
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Hand grenade or rifle grenade containing a smoke-producing mixture, used for screening or signaling; sometimes charged with colored smoke such as red, green, yellow, or violet.
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Same with the smoke grenades - they're blue and red.
West Midlands Police has adopted a zero tolerance policy against smoke grenades since a 15-yearold boy was taken to hospital with lung damage caused by a smoke bomb.
Leveraging experience garnered with the M151 that featured integrated smoke grenade launchers, the Norwegian company developed the M153, though it sheds the grenade launchers in favour of some side ballistic protection and adopts a new ammunition loading system.
Israeli soldiers declared the area a closed military zone, prevented the protesters from reaching the settlement gate and battered them before firing tear gas, stun and smoke grenades at the protesters.
Crow has also banned the use of most pyrotechnics, including smoke grenades and artillery simulators.
The celebration is divided into three blocks: morning block on the central square will present the military parade with the use of colored smoke grenades and a parade of labor collectives.
Obeid briefed the OPCW's official on the report of the committee formed by Ministry of Public Health and Population to check the injured persons and ensure the kind of the gas, which showed that the gas is commonly used in smoke grenades for riot control in different countries around the world.
0) looks similar to the M8 and M83 burning-type smoke grenades.
Police retaliated with smoke grenades, after some of the demonstrators who were attending the meeting pelted stones at them.
A GROUP of around 60 Celtic fans were kicked out of Albion Rovers' stadium yesterday after smoke grenades were let off during a friendly match.
Through public bidding, Guatemala will acquire 8,000 automatic 9mm pistols and 3,000 AK-47 assault rifles, plus 7 million ammunition rounds for the guns, 5,000 tear gas grenades, 2,000 smoke grenades, 2.