Molotov cocktail


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The Bahrainis are standing trial at the High Criminal Court in connection to attempted murder, possessing Molotov cocktails and rioting.
But he accidently dropped the Molotov cocktail into a bag filled with nine other Molotov cocktails, and set them all alight.
A Molotov cocktail is a generic name used for a variety of bottle-based improvised incendiary weapons.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A group, believed to be members of so-called "public order units" set up by the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK)-affiliated Patriotic Revolutionist Youth Movement (YDG-H) threw Molotov cocktails at a youth center inside a mosque on Sunday evening in the southeastern city of E[currency]yrnak.
However, only six of them are in custody and pleaded not guilty to attempted murder, arson, possessing Molotov cocktails and taking part in an illegal gathering.
The Bahrainis were arrested for allegedly pelting Molotov cocktails at multiple cars in Sitra on October 20.
As a Molotov cocktail was thrown from the protesters' side, CSF responded with water cannons and tear gas.
According to a statement issued by the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA), Drucas stressed during the phone conversation that those responsible for the molotov cocktail attack would be brought to justice and that all security measures would be taken so that a similar incident does not happen in the future.
Some of those fires resulted from a Molotov cocktail explosion.
Driving near Saar to a friend's house on Friday (nowhere close to a club or a bar), minding my own business, I had to suddenly slam on the breaks as a Molotov cocktail landed squarely in the road less than two metres ahead of me, turning the road itself into an instantaneous inferno.
CLINTON - A Worcester man was arrested early Friday morning after police said he left an unlit Molotov cocktail on his ex-wife's porch in an apparent attempt at intimidation.
A SOLIHULL man who attacked a father and daughter after hurling racial abuse at them while bran dishing a Molotov cocktail has been jailed for two years.