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Birdshot from a variety of manufacturers, slugs and buckshot that had languished in the family counter-zombie ammo stash for two decades or more, as well as Winchester's high-tech PDX1 Defender loads all took their turn through the MKA 1919 Match.
While the Ministry of Interior initially denied outright responsibility for Al-Sabbagh's death and suggested that armed Muslim Brotherhood members were to blame, witnesses maintained that it was birdshot from security forces that caused her death.
An officer has been referred to trial for allegedly shooting dead activist Shaima al-Sabbagh when riot police fired tear gas and birdshot to disperse a peaceful rally in January.
The original tweet, posted by independent journalist Sharif Kouddous, said he had been "hit in the head with birdshot.
He is believed to have been hit by a birdshot, which is a small pellet, or a shrapnel from the birdshot during his coverage of the country's unrest after Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi was ousted.
The charities supporting the NightWalk are RP Fighting Blindness, International Glaucoma Association, Nystagmus Network, Childhood Eye Cancer Trust, PMRGCAUK (Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis UK), Birdshot Uveitis Society, Uveitis Information Group, British Thyroid Foundation and the Thyroid Eye Disease Charitable Trust.
THE REVENGE OF THE HAVE-NOTS True, it is difficult to systematically track the demographics of a stampede, but what most of those rushing to escape birdshot and tear gas canisters have in common is that they are male, urban, young, and unemployed; they have very little to lose, and even less confidence in a political class that does not represent them.
Al Wefaq named the dead protester as 17-year-old Ali Hussain Nima and distributed photographs showing a body covered in blood and flecked with birdshot wounds.
Teargas and birdshot were used by Central Security Forces to disperse the crowd.
A fourth policeman was sentenced in absentia to five years in prison for assault in the wounding of a protester with birdshot, it said.
A rights group, Bahrain Watch, yesterday accused security forces of using excessive measures by firing birdshot pellets against demonstrators.
Summary: CAIRO - Mohamed Abu Hamed, a liberal lawmaker, took the floor in Egypt's Parliament last week, holding in his hands what he said were empty birdshot pellets.
In the second day of protests in the capital Cairo, a protester died of wounds from birdshot fired at close range outside the Interior Ministry, according to a volunteer doctor.
POLICE fired salvos of tear gas and birdshot at rock-throwing protesters in Cairo as popular anger over a deadly football riot spilled over into a second day of street violence that left at least four people dead and more than 1,500 injured nationwide.
Police fired salvos of tear gas and birdshot at rock-throwing protesters as popular anger over a deadly soccer riot spilled over into a second day of street violence that left three people dead and more than 1,500 injured, doctors and health officials said