incendiary


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Synonyms for incendiary

Synonyms for incendiary

a criminal who illegally sets fire to property

a bomb that is designed to start fires

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arousing to action or rebellion

capable of catching fire spontaneously or causing fires or burning readily

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The organization stressed that attacks using air-delivered incendiary weapons in civilian areas are prohibited under Protocol III of the Convention on Conventional Weapons (CCW), noting that while the protocol contains weaker restrictions for ground-launched incendiary weapons, all types of incendiary weapons produce horrific injuries, adding that Protocol III applies only to weapons that are "primarily designed" to set fires or cause burns, and thus some countries believe it excludes certain multipurpose munitions with incendiary effects, notably those containing white phosphorus.
A spokesman for West Midlands Police said: "We were called to St Osburg's Road, Coventry, after an incendiary device was discovered at a property at around 9.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Thursday to launch an investigation into its accusations that Russia has used air-delivered incendiary weapons and cluster bombs in Syria.
The use of incendiary weapons in Syria is nothing new - they've been dropped by Syrian government forces, albeit intermittently, since 2012.
Simply, it is an engrossing, sobering work that consolidates knowledge while providing new research and fresh perspectives on the effects of this sickening incendiary gel that is "sticky and bums to an extremely high temperature" (p.
He is accused that on or before July 17 last year he possessed a document titled How To Make Semtex, and carried out searches for material that would enable him to produce an incendiary explosive device.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Independent human rights activists have confirmed the use of prohibited ammunition, including incendiary and cluster bombs, against civilians in the Southeast of Ukraine, so the international community must press for an investigation, the Russian Foreign Ministry's commissioner for human rights, democracy and rule of law, Konstantin Dolgov, said in his microblog in Twitter.
Thus, the law on weapons should be extended with the concept of incendiary weapon.
MANILA -- The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) will summon lawyer Ely Pamatong to answer questions regarding the foiled attempt to sow chaos at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport by setting off an improvised incendiary device.
They proved useful especially when incendiary bombs were dropped in a small park near my home and I was home alone.
CAUTIONING against the damage that social media can cause by spreading wrong information, President Pranab Mukherjee directed security forces to keep a tab on incendiary messages on social media platform.
The officer was hit by an incendiary projectile in the area of Sehla, where the martyr and other policemen were performing their duty of securing roads and protecting public and private properties when groups of terrorists attacked them with Molotov explosives in addition to the incendiary projectile that killed Asef.
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Manama: March 7 -- (BNA) The General Directorate of Criminal Investigation (CID) announced that it has arrested a number of saboteurs who had targeted security personnel and hurled a large number of incendiary Molotov cocktails at a police patrol vehicle on duty in Sitra last Saturday.