• Short Summary

    The police in the Northern Ireland have displayed a frightening array of weapons captured during recent operations.

  • Description

    Street scene with soldiers; array of displayed weapons including petrol, acid and blast bombs; police spokesman speaking as above and displaying rubber bullet used by the security forces.





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    Background: The police in the Northern Ireland have displayed a frightening array of weapons captured during recent operations. The weapons include blast bombs, which are designed to shower the victim with nuts, bolts and nails on exploding ... and a rocket launched grenade weapon ... the RPG 7. The Royal Ulster Constabulary claim that these are weapons or warfare ... not of simple street confrontation. There have been two recent attacks on armoured vehicles in which the rocket launched grenades have been used.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA96HCZRC74V2YFSUHZQMARIV0E
    Media URN:
    VLVA96HCZRC74V2YFSUHZQMARIV0E
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1981
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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