pistol point

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pistol point

n at pistol pointsotto la minaccia della pistola
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A single glance at the vessel's deck assured me that the battle was over and that we had been victorious, for I saw our survivors holding a handful of the enemy at pistol points while one by one the rest of the crew was coming out of the craft's interior and lining up on deck with the other prisoners.
On a J-frame it makes the pistol point at a completely different angle, and does not make it any harder to pull the trigger.
When Mary tried to divorce him he snatched her from her carriage in London and after a 33-hour journey north demanded at pistol point that she drop the divorce suit.
Afsar, and Mudassar Hameed on Monday for looting more than Rs 2 million worth of salaries of Pakistan Cement Karooli, by forcing to stop the Suzuki car carrying the cash at pistol point, and these (then) unknown dacoits snatching away the money bag.
The Jewish guards were held up at pistol point, while the charges were being placed, but it is thought that the Jews made their getaway some time before the explosion, trusting to the natural fear in which the local population holds them, not to give the alarm before the fires began.
At pistol point they were pushed roughly up the stairs and thrust into a small, dark chamber.
Anne was repeatedly ordered out of her car at pistol point by the kidnapper - and repeatedly refused.
According to Syed Ibrar Shah Son of Iqbal Shah, three bandits barged into his house in broad daylight today, hold up all the occupants at pistol point and snatched away 11-tola gold ornaments, Rs.
Malala had just completed a mid-term exam and was on her way home in a school van in the Swat Valley on October 9 when two men stopped the vehicle at pistol point.
Raja Basit salesman of Telenor Company told the Police that he along with Abrar Hussain was coming to Chakwal after making recovery from village Bhagwal, Roopwal, Kot Chaudhrian, Balkassar and they were intercepted by two other persons riding on motorcycle and on pistol point they ordered them to stop the motorcycle but when they did not stop the open firing on the motorcycle as one the salesman was hit with a pistol shots.
CHAKWAL, March 21, 2010 (Frontier Star): Five armed persons stormed in to the house at mohallah Gharabi on Sunday evening and on pistol point the accused looted cash, gold ornaments and other valuable articles.