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L9 Bar Mine

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The L9 Bar Mine is a large rectangular British anti-tank landmine. [1]

20 relations: Anti-handling device, BBC News Online, Counter-terrorism, Fuze, FV432, Gulf War, L10 Ranger Anti-Personnel mine, Land mine, Longtown, Cumbria, M113 armored personnel carrier, M60 Patton, Metal detector, Ministry of Defence (United Kingdom), RDX, Royal Military Police, Sapper, Shielder minelaying system, Special forces, TNT, United States Marine Corps.

Anti-handling device

An anti-handling device is an attachment to or integral part of a landmine or other munition e.g. some fuze types found in general purpose air-dropped bombs, cluster bombs and sea mines.

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BBC News Online

BBC News Online is the website of BBC News, the division of the BBC responsible for newsgathering and production.

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Counter-terrorism (also spelled counterterrorism) incorporates the practice, military tactics, techniques, and strategy that government, military, law enforcement, business, and intelligence agencies use to combat or prevent terrorism.

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In military munitions, a fuze (sometimes fuse) is the part of the device that initiates function.

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The FV432 is the armoured personnel carrier variant of the British Army's FV430 series of armoured fighting vehicles.

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Gulf War

The Gulf War (2 August 199028 February 1991), codenamed Operation Desert Shield (2 August 199017 January 1991) for operations leading to the buildup of troops and defense of Saudi Arabia and Operation Desert Storm (17 January 199128 February 1991) in its combat phase, was a war waged by coalition forces from 35 nations led by the United States against Iraq in response to Iraq's invasion and annexation of Kuwait.

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L10 Ranger Anti-Personnel mine

The L10 Ranger Anti-Personnel Mine was a United Kingdom anti-personnel blast mine.

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Land mine

A land mine is an explosive device concealed under or on the ground and designed to destroy or disable enemy targets, ranging from combatants to vehicles and tanks, as they pass over or near it.

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Longtown, Cumbria

Longtown is a small town in northern Cumbria, England, just south of the Anglo-Scottish border.

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M113 armored personnel carrier

The M113 is a fully tracked armored personnel carrier (APC) that was developed by Food Machinery Corp (FMC).

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M60 Patton

The M60 Patton is a main battle tank (MBT) introduced in December 1960.

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Metal detector

A metal detector is an electronic instrument which detects the presence of metal nearby.

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Ministry of Defence (United Kingdom)

The Ministry of Defence (MoD or MOD) is the British government department responsible for implementing the defence policy set by Her Majesty's Government and is the headquarters of the British Armed Forces.

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RDX is the organic compound with the formula (O2NNCH2)3.

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Royal Military Police

The Royal Military Police (RMP) is the corps of the British Army responsible for the policing of army service personnel, and for providing a military police presence both in the UK and while service personnel are deployed overseas on operations and exercises.

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A sapper, also called pioneer or combat engineer, is a combatant or soldier who performs a variety of military engineering duties such as breaching fortifications, demolitions, bridge-building, laying or clearing minefields, preparing field defenses as well as building, and working on road and airfield construction and repair.

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Shielder minelaying system

The Shielder minelaying system was used by the British Army to create anti-tank barriers quickly.

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Special forces

Special forces and special operations forces are military units trained to conduct special operations.

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Trinitrotoluene (TNT), or more specifically 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene, is a chemical compound with the formula C6H2(NO2)3CH3.

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United States Marine Corps

The United States Marine Corps (USMC), also referred to as the United States Marines, is a branch of the United States Armed Forces responsible for conducting amphibious operations with the United States Navy.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L9_Bar_Mine

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