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Synonyms for scud

Synonyms for scud

the act of moving along swiftly (as before a gale)


run before a gale

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SILENCE ON SYRIAN SCUDS (The Washington Post, Washington)
Comments on Syrian Scuds came from US Admiral James Stavridis, who works as NATO's Supreme Allied Commander Europe.
The speculation has swirled with a video clip uploaded to YouTube on June 14 showing a convoy of military vehicles, including four Scud transporters carrying missiles, driving along a road purportedly in the area of Damascus.
Scud missiles can strike targets almost 200 miles away and carry a one-tonne warhead.
In an interview with Charlie Rose from America's Public Broadcasting Station (PBS) last week, Assad dismissed Israeli claims that Damascus was supplying Hizbullah with Scud missiles.
The row intensified when Israeli President Shimon Peres last month accused Syria, which borders Lebanon, of sending long-range Scud missiles to Hizbullah.
Netanyahu sought to down-play the chances of conflict on Israel's northern border, despite Israeli and US fears that Syria may be sending Scud missiles to Hizbullah, saying: "We do not want war.
Talks About Ties with Syria, Hizbullah and Scud Missiles
Summary: Syria's government denies accusations that it provided Scud missiles to Hezbollah.
Drivers strike today Hariri: "Scud" missiles is Israeli pretext to threaten Lebanon AL-AKHBAR: 2010 budget draft: They are legitimatizing tax evasion DAILY STAR: Feltman: Hizbullah receiving Scuds would be 'incendiary' action
Damascus, (SANA) -- Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem expressed on Tuesday regret that the US Department of State has adopted Israel's allegations claiming that Syria is providing Scud missiles to Hezbollah in Lebanon.
The news that Hizbullah is being supplied with Scud missiles is not surprising.
The first SCUD alert occurred at 1245 while Kuwait Customs was still clearing the Northern Lights.
Wasn't it so successful that only a few Scud missiles hit Israel, and wasn't that where the first mention of 45 minutes' warning was ever mentioned?