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Bahrain, MENA & Arab Spring
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Non-Lethal, Can be Lethal...!

This is a report to expose the improper, excessive, and illegal use of Tear-gas on the people of Bahrain. 

 

Marquesa points out: 'I do wish to point out that those houses were not targeted randomly, they were the houses of martyrs or prisoners, and any raid in a village starts with them targeting those houses again and again. '

 

Good point!  thank you for the update!

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marquesa's comment, August 27, 2011 10:42 AM
Odd mix of very well researched facts and incredibly scary cartoon man. I do wish to point out that those houses were not targeted randomly, they were the houses of martyrs or prisoners, and any raid in a village starts with them targeting those houses again and again.
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Stinger Grenade used in Bahrain: possibly of German Manufacture

Stinger Grenade  used in Bahrain:  possibly of German Manufacture | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

Grenades detonate with a 1 million candlepower flash, a 150 Db report, and send out 150-180 rubber balls or pellets of 25-32mm size in 360 degrees of arc.   Designed for crowd dispersal.  Intended to land within 50 ft of the group.  Only causes severe injuries if detonated in very close proximity to a person.

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Stinger grenade rubber balls

Stinger grenade rubber balls | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

These are the projectiles of these grenades.  A stinger grenade may have any of a set of characteristics:  Flash, bang, CSgas, and stingers.   Used for crowd dispersal after CS, and rubberbullets have failed.  

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