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Synonyms for gunpoint

the gun muzzle's direction


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Bulandshahr (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Mar 07 ( ANI ): A 14-year-old girl was gang-raped and filmed at gunpoint in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr, on Wednesday.
They made Abul Hasanat, editorial consultant of The Express Tribune and his family hostage at gunpoint, robbed the house and fled.
A Cleveland 19 reporter and photographer were robbed at gunpoint this afternoon on East 99th Street.
A Mercedes team member was also robbed at gunpoint in Mexico last year while travelling by car from the airport to his hotel.
According to media reports, Iqbal, salesman by profession, resident of Sabzi Mandi lodged a complaint with local police that he was on his way while riding a car when near National Market some armed masked men intercepted him, held him hostage at gunpoint and made away with Rs 1400,000.
Upon reaching the corner of Union and Madison Streets, the suspect then held at gunpoint the 22-year-old victim who was seated beside him.
The Sharjah Police have arrested a wanted man in the GCC, who allegedly conducted several robberies at gunpoint.
A police source in Salahuddin province told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / that "unidentified gunmen, traveling in a modern car, forced two civilians to get in their car at gunpoint on the main road in the Albu-Ajeel village east of Tikrit, took them to an unknown destination".
A MAN appeared in court charged with robbery, possession of a firearm and attempting to escape lawful custody after reports a taxi driver was threatened at gunpoint.
A PROPERTY dealer's family was kept hostage at gunpoint by four armed assailants and robbed of diamond and jewellery worth ` 1 crore in Noida Sector 55 on Monday.
Danniella, who had just quit as Sam Mitchell in the BBC1 soap, was frogmarched from her luxury flat at gunpoint as her drug addiction raged out of control.
TWO men have been arrested after a woman in her 60s was kidnapped at gunpoint, driven around in her car and made to hand over PS100.
The women were cut off and forced at gunpoint by two men to leave the vehicle with its engine running.
He entered the Travelex outlet at around 8am, threatened an Indian salesman at gunpoint, forced him to open the cash drawer and hand over the cash.
HELD at gunpoint in a Nigerian jungle, kidnapped oil worker Patrick Weber thought he would never see his family again.