ammunition depot


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ammunition depot

[‚am·yə′ni·shən ′de‚pō]
(ordnance)
A storage and supply depot for projectiles, bombs, or other ammunition.
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After the explosions fire broke out at some parts of the military ammunition depot, located near a football stadium just to the north of the border town of Reyhanli, the state-owned Anadolu news agency said.
Among the soldiers killed were several high-ranking officers that were headquartered near the ammunition depot.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army and Air Force launched massive attacks on strategic military positions and ammunition depots of Tahrir al-Sham al-Hay'at (the Levant Liberation Board or the Al-Nusra Front) in Northern Hama and Southern Idlib.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, speaking at a memorial marking the 80th anniversary of the death of the Turkish republic's founder, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, said the incident involved an ammunition depot explosion and resulted in four deaths.
Ammunition depot explosions have happened before in Ukraine, as the country continues its fight against pro-Russian separatists in its eastern regions.
At least seven people were injured Sunday in Azerbaijan as a result of an explosion in an ammunition depot North-West of the country.
May 21, 2017 (NYALA) - Three people were killed and more than 20 others injured on Sunday after an explosion in an ammunition depot belonging to the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) in Nyala, the capital of South Darfur State.
Al-Obeid, April 15 (SUNA)_ The Wali (governor) of North Kordofan, Ahmed Mohamed Haroun, announced that the explosion happened Friday at an ammunition depot in Al-Obeid city, which is affiliated to the Operations Department of the Security and Intelligence Service western of Al-Obeid city has resulted in limited losses and caused a state of panic among the citizens.
A MINI drone crashed near an IAF ammunition depot in Gurugram on Saturday morning.
Two officers and 15 junior soldiers died in the blaze at the Central Ammunition Depot in Pulgaon in Wardha district, deputy police chief Smita Patil said.
EDT) at the Central Ammunition Depot in Pulgaon city of Wardha district in the western state of Maharashtra.

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