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Wherever a man was encountered, he was shot down on the spot.
Werper did not pause to parley or to exert the influence of his commission--he merely raised his weapon and shot down the innocent black.
The captains of war, at your command, have shot down like dogs your employees in a score of bloody strikes.
They shot down the slit, plebeians all, but it followed pompously like royalty.
The shell-fire ceased as Jerry trotted along; next he heard the rifle-fire from the landing-party, as it shot down the domestic pigs on Somo's streets.
ISLAMABAD -- The Pakistan Army on Tuesday shot down an Indian unmanned aerial vehicle that intruded into Azad Kashmir from across the Line of Control on a spy mission.
Pakistan Army has shot down yet another Indian spy drone hovering over this side of the Line of Control (LoC) after intruding into the Chirikot sector in Azad Jammu and Kashmir, the military's media wing said.
Rawalpindi -- The Pak Army on Tuesday shot down Indian spy drone for violating Pakistan's air space along the Line of Control, Inter Services Public Relations said.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Kurdish combatants shot down another Turkish military helicopter in Afrin region on Saturday, killing 9 Turkish soldiers.
TEL AVIV, February 10, 2018 (WAFA) -- An Israeli fighter jet was shot down on Saturday by Syrian anti-aircraft fire, according to Israeli and Syrian reports.
Indian quadcopter spying across LOC in Rakhchikri sector shot down by Pak Army shooters.
Of the 283 passengers and 15 crew members who died when the flight was shot down on July 17th 2014, 196 people were Dutch nationals.