Everywhere the busy firemen were directing their bright streams of water upon the smouldering masses: their hose lay about the square, and long cordons
of police held back the gathering lack masses of people, chiefly from the east side, from these central activities.
In short, I was to put a cordon
round the whole apartment.
As the group of detectives, followed by a cordon
of policemen, spread out into a crescent to cut off all escape, the light in the tower flashed as if it were moved for a moment, and then went out.
On that day the royal apartments were open to the public, and at the hour of High Mass the crowd flowed back towards the vestibule of the chapel to witness what was called the procession of the Cordons Bleus.
It was a pity," says her mother a little later "a pity you did not see the Cordons Bleus.
They were elderly gentlemen, of what Valentin de Bellegarde had designated as the high-nosed category; two or three of them wore cordons
We had left the Sto-lu country and literally fought our way through cordons
of wild beasts for two days when we decided to make camp a little earlier than usual, owing to the fact that we had reached a line of cliffs running east and west in which were numerous likely cave-lodgings.
Prussians and Cossacks, Spanish and English--all the world was at Paris during this famous winter: to have seen the stars and cordons
in Rebecca's humble saloon would have made all Baker Street pale with envy.
ISLAMABAD -- Indian troops launched a cordon
and search operation in the Kupwara district In occupied Kashmir, Thursday.
ISLAMABAD -- Clashes erupted between protesters and Indian troops during cordon
and siege operations in Pulwama and Islamabad districts of Indian occupied Kashmir.
Emergency services were at the scene well into the afternoon, with a cordon
around the area in place.
Summary: Shopian (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 10 (ANI): Three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists were killed on Monday when a cordon
and search operation (CASO) turned into an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian.
A police cordon
was set up around the site in Hanbury Road after reports a lorry had hit a gas main.
A POLICE cordon
was put in place around a Middlesbrough park in the middle of a family fun day.