incendiary device

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incendiary device

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Its spokesmen claim that the US military only uses this incendiary agent to mark targets for air strikes or to create smoke screens and therefore remains in accordance with international law.
White phosphorus is an incendiary agent used to inflict serious burn wounds.
White phosphorus is an incendiary agent used to illuminate targets or create smoke screens.
UN officials said the shells contained white phosphorus - an incendiary agent which should not be used in civilian areas.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has urged Israel to exercise "extreme caution" in using the incendiary agent, which is used to illuminate targets at night or create a smokescreen for day attacks.
The ICRC said it had no evidence to suggest the incendiary agent was being used improperly or illegally.
In spite of the use of the term "incendiary agent" in the quote (in the context of discussing chemical weapons), white phosphorus may not be an incendiary agent (used as a term of art) as defined by the CCW, discussed infra.
Manhattan, NY, January 25, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Nylon Fusion Collective presents “This Round's On Us” Valentine's, their first play festival fundraising event for 2013 in support of their 5th season which will conclude with their full-lenght production, Incendiary Agents, written by Jack Karp and directed by Peter Jensen, at the New Ohio Theatre in March.