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the measures taken to control a riot

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Basij and LEF antiriot units are now well equipped, with body armor, shields, and relatively lowtech weapons (wooden sticks, batons, chains, water cannon, and tear gas).
Other prominent PSB missions include counternarcotics, countersubversion (political and religious, including countering nonviolent challenges to state power), and acting as antiriot shock troops.
There were no new developments in the case of eight Tabliq Muslims arrested in 2004 for attacking an evangelical Christian outreach in Masaka District and for assaulting antiriot police that resulted in one civilian death and several injuries.
The brick, literally a structural building block, is here deployed against both masonry walls and those improvised on the spot by antiriot police squads.
42), Nirala seems to make an antiriot statement: kamgalo ka katl aho is rakhi ke ramg me chipa "in the color of this rakhi is hidden the blood of the poor" (Naval, Nirala Racanavali, 1: 54-55).
Critics have also attacked the special antiriot police force, under the control of Ian Henderson, a 68-year-old retired British officer who has headed Bahrain's Central Investigation Department since 1966 and is known for heavy-handedness in dealing with the Shia opposition.
To purchase production line of producing glass-glaze of antiriot.
While unconfirmed reports speak about more than hundred victims killed antiriot police and gunmen plain-clothes.
The protesters surged through security lines, despite salvos of tear gas and from and water cannons from police and antiriot troops, and broke into the buildings of the satellite transmission facility.
In July 2003, armed antiriot police in Mbarara District dispersed over 50 worshippers in a church building occupied by the Mbarara Christian Fellowship, at the request of one of the church pastors, who claimed breakaway members of the congregation were holding an illegal assembly.
Yesterday, police fired tear gas at demonstrators as tens of thousands of uniformed and plainclothes security forces, soldiers, Revolutionary Guards, intelligence operatives, and antiriot units with helmets and shields stood by, watching baton-wielding vigilantes and street thugs rampage.
The regime thus had to rely on the Basij and a special antiriot unit from Tehran to crush the revolt.
A number of journalists were at the French Embassy in Khartoum where they noticed the heavy presence of antiriot police officers.
About 50 workers were injured during a clash between antiriot police officers and 2,000 striking workers in eastern China's Jiangsu Province, according to a human right watchdog and a worker website Tuesday.
The protesters got their satellite TV broadcasts back a few hours after they surged through security lines, despite salvos of tear gas and water cannon from police and antiriot troops, and broke into the buildings of the satellite transmission facility.