check firing

check firing

In artillery, mortar, and naval gunfire support, a command to cause a temporary halt in firing. See also cease fire; fire mission.
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In this regard, the police have chalked out a security plan under which a large number of personnel would be deployed to ensure peace and safety of the citizens with the special focus to check firing into the air, displaying fireworks and doing wheelies.
The Russian Defense Ministry also published a video footage of the snap check firing practice Sunday: