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bollard

A pillar or post, usually consisting of a metal pipe anchored in concrete and then filled with concrete,placed near building corners,loading docks, entrance doors, and gas pumps in order to protect them from automobiles; may be left natural, painted,or covered with plastic bollard covers.

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Protesters set fire to three police vehicles, a train locomotive, the local headquarters of the ruling Constitutional Democratic Rally party and a national guard post, Fadhel said.
Whether one's National Guard service is spent in a guard post in Alabama or in a shooting war is pretty much the luck of the draw.
Each guard post should be inspected by a supervisor at least two times per shift, if possible.
Following their initial assault on the Southern perimeter, another wave of ISIL combatants carried out an attack on the Kuweires Airbase, but this time from their positions at the village of Rassim Al-'Abboud, where they attempted to infiltrate into the Syrian army's frontlines at the Eastern guard post.
The 23-year-old army sergeant, surnamed Lim, opened fire on other soldiers at a guard post on the eastern section of the heavily guarded frontier Saturday night.
Hasan Say, who lost his son, Ayhan Say, during a PKK raid on a military guard post in Hakkari's Ecukurca district on July 20, 2010, reproached Yylmazer and described his comments as "belated statements.
Egyptian troops began the operation to "cleanse Sinai from terrorists and armed gangs" and destroy tunnels after a border guard post in the town of Rafah was attacked by armed men on Aug.
On Friday last week, two shots from a North Korean guard post were fired into a South Korean guard post near the heavily fortified border.
It has also emerged that a guard post near the depot was unmanned between two and four in the morning on Wednesday.
Your average guard post 24 hours a day 7 days a week costs between $135,000 and $150,000 a year.
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Tunis, March (TAP)- The national guard post of "Laej" in Sakiet Sidi Youssef (Governorate of El Kef) on the Tunisian-Algerian borders was fired, on Friday evening, by three terrorists.