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a source of danger or difficulty not easily foreseen and avoided

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an explosive mine hidden underground

an unforeseen or unexpected or surprising difficulty

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The Interior Ministry's Rapid Deployment Force uncovered a plant for booby-trapping cars in an agricultural area in Sewaira town, 135 km to the north of Kut, the capital of Wasit Province," Col.
The blast in the Northwestern suburb of Wadi Barada killed the "terrorists," who were booby-trapping the car, and also killed innocent civilians, the state-run news agency reported, spelling no further details.
A statement for the military media team of the PDF said "The popular defense forces managed to destroy a workshop for booby-trapping and improvised explosive devices and burning three vehicles carrying gunmen near Qarma Bridge and in Subaihat Area.
The spokesman of the joint operations Brigadier General, Yahya Rassil Abdullah said in a statement today that "the international coalition aircraft launched a painful blow to Daash's site in the center of Fallujah, destroying large plant for booby-trapping vehicles", pointing out that "the plant includes a number of workshops for booby-trapping, and dozens of car bombs.
A source in the cell told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / that "accurate intelligence information of the national security service, to the Iraqi Air Force, led to implement an air strike on terrorists' site, resulted in the destruction of a large plant for booby-trapping cars that contains more than 100 ready to go off cars, and kill all the weapons and explosives experts present in the factory, in addition to a large number of elements of the organization in Riyadh in the road links between Hawija and Kirkuk, ".
BOC said in a statement today that " a force of the Brigade 72 has implemented a proactive process in Nibai area and seized and dismantled 40 IEDs and defused a car bomb and destroyed a nest for terrorists and killed those in, along with three workshops for booby-trapping vehicles and making IEDs and seized light and medium weapons north of Baghdad.
Kirkuk / NINA / Eyewitnesses in Hawija in Kirkuk said Daash recovered more than 170 bodies from the wreckage of booby-trapping plant that was bombed last week by the aircraft, which was used to booby-trapping Daash trucks and vehicles.
Baquba / Nina / A security source in Diyala said on Sunday that the combat detachments of the popular mobilization of the people of the province seized a booby-trapping plant contains large amounts of explosives in Baiji.
Kirkuk / Nina / Chairman of the Arab Group in the Council of Kirkuk province said on Wednesday that more than 150 civilians were killed and injured after the bombing of a plant for booby-trapping belonging to the elements Daash after midnight.
A statement by the command of operations on Sunday 31, May said" Baghdad Operations Command forces began its operations to liberate the rest of Qarma and the surrounding regions, and managed to kill 21 terrorists with 48 hours, and destroyed vehicles for the ISIS's elements, and defused four booby-trapped houses, and dismantled 110 IEDs and booby-trapping plant and the destroyed a gable for terrorists and killed the terrorists hided in it.