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Gun

An ancient Sumerian unit of weight approximately equivalent to 30 kilograms.
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But the PNP must classify such incidents properly, instead of lumping them together with cases involving indiscriminate gunfire just to meet the objective of their higher-ups to reduce to zero the incidence of injuries from stray bullets.
In the four-month period from July to October this year, 90 instances of injury or death from celebratory gunfire were reported.
Unfortunately, one of our own representatives had to be the victim of that celebratory gunfire in order for this to hit the House floor.
Detectives believe that shooting, which followed a man being injured by gunfire in Rimrose Valley Country Park on Monday, is thought to have been a case of mistaken identity.
Jordan's King Abdullah launched a personal campaign against celebratory gunfire in 2010, after two people were killed and more injured by gunfire let off in jubilation at the close of school exams.
Approximately seven additional gunfire incidents per week occur in that hour across the four monitored police districts.
Residents in Saint-Denis have been told to stay inside their houses as reports suggested gunfire and possible explosions, (http://www.
A 21-year-old fisherman sustained moderate injuries by gunfire off the coast of the southern Rafah city," ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qodra told Anadolu .
Salary dispute within South Sudan army triggers heavy gunfire in Juba
with all its repetitions and whispers: gunfire everywhere, and by
ShotSpotter is a high-tech system for alerting police when and where gunfire occurs.
More explosions and gunfire have been heard from a mall in Nairobi where al-Qaeda-linked militants are still believed to be holding some hostages since gunmen stormed the shopping center Saturday, resulting in at least 68 deaths, including two Canadians, says the CBC's Nahlah Ayed from Kenya.