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a concentrated outpouring, as of missiles, words, or blows

Synonyms for bombardment

the rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication (spoken or written)

the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target

the act (or an instance) of subjecting a body or substance to the impact of high-energy particles (as electrons or alpha rays)

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People in the Turkish side are seems to get used the violent sounds of bombardment in the other side of the Turkish border where Turkmens are still continuing their resistance against Syrian regime forces consolidated by Russian forces.
Iran recently said it will only stop the bombardments if the Kurdistan Region Army or Iraqi Army expels PJAK and Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), and stations and controls the border with Iran.
The study, by University of Colorado at Boulder researchers, determined that the bombardment of Earth nearly 4 billion years ago by asteroids as large as the US state of Kansas would not have had the firepower to extinguish potential early life on the planet and may even have given it a boost.
Meanwhile President Hamid Karzai strongly condemned the irresponsible bombardment of coalition forces on Shindand district.
Getting it to break under bombardment with electromagnetic radiation takes an enormous blast of energy -- more than stars usually put out, he says.
Sources can't get information, whether casualties or injuries recorded as a resulted of bombardments or not.
We have recorded the details of these air bombardments and asked our representatives to submit formal complaints to the UN Security Council and to African Union (AU) and to some of the neighboring members of the Security Council," he said.
Esmayeeli said the UAV can also be equipped with missiles and used for aerial bombardments as well.
The LCC said in a statement that some of those civilians were executed in the field in Idleb, noting that heavy bombardments were still taking place, amid severe water shortages and power blackout, adding the number of death toll is 51 people killed both in Homs and Damascus.
The demonstrators raised the Kurdish flags and photos of the victims of Turkish-Iranian bombardments, that led to the killing of a complete family.
Turkey and Iran have shelled the Kurdistan Region border from time to time over the last four years, but in the past, the bombardments rarely caused civilian casualties.
What the foreign troops achieved from inaccurate bombardments that killed ordinary residents, asked the governor, who argued: "With such assaults, NATO is losing its credibility and confidence of Afghan citizens.
The minister was Commenting on reports of aerial bombardments in Yida in South
The provocative aerial bombardments near the border increase the potential of direct confrontation between Sudan and South Sudan," he added.
Iraqi parliament formed a committee to investigate Iranian bombardments in Kurdistan Region.