chemical bomb

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a bomb laden with chemical agents that are released when the bomb explodes


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The presence of chemical bombs dropped by the United States before the Khmer Rouge came to power has been a wedge issue in the already tense relationship between Cambodia and America over the past year.
The children were all asleep in bed and I was just going off to sleep when I heard people outside saying chemical bombs were being dropped around us.
Homemade chemical bombs (HCBs) are made from commonly found chemicals.
The 100-pound M47 was the standard, aerial-delivered, chemical bomb in 1940, but it was improved throughout the war.
The opening for the article also stated it as fact: "For the third time in a month, insurgents deployed a new and deadly tactic against Iraqi civilians today: A chemical bomb combining explosives with poisonous chlorine gas.
That, however, is unlikely to end the row over the operation, which involved dozens of officers in protective chemical suits raiding two houses in the hunt for an alleged chemical bomb.
During the raid on June 2, several hundred armed police officers descended on the suburb of Forest Gate following a tip about two Bangladeshi brothers accused of manufacturing a chemical bomb.
You receive information that a chemical bomb exists in a house in the east end of London.
The brothers had been held under the Terrorism Act 2000, but were released without charge after police failed to find any trace of a suspected chemical bomb.
Police had been hunting for a suspected chemical bomb, but officers found nothing at the property and the two brothers were released without charge.
Police insist they had intelligence that a chemical bomb was in the house.
His words came after he apologised directly for the "disruption and inconvenience" when a house was raided in the hunt for a suspected chemical bomb last Friday.
This was part of Operation Red Dragon, a joint civilian-military exercise to test coordinated responses to a simulated nuclear and chemical bomb attack.
The man realises that this was the truth and decided to get the attention he required by holding a aiege at a primary school for six hours, shooting nine people and, as his grand finale blowing, it up with a homemade chemical bomb.
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