rubber bullet


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Noun1.rubber bullet - a bullet made of hard rubber; designed for use in crowd control
bullet, slug - a projectile that is fired from a gun
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rubber bullet

npallottola di gomma
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Among the wounded; two were shot in their legs, six sustained rubber bullet injuries, and 12 suffered suffocation due to tear gas, according to the Palestinian Red Crescent Society.
More than 15 percent of survivors were left with a permanent disability as a direct result of being hit by a rubber bullet and often because of a hit to the head and neck.
The Palestinian Red Crescent Society said that a journalist was among the injured, who was hit by a rubber bullet in the shoulder during the clashes, which broke out this morning on the northern entrance to El Bireh, near Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank.
THE killing of a boy shot by an army rubber bullet in Belfast in 1972 was not justified, a coroner has ruled.
The newspaper La Vanguardia is reporting that a person is undergoing surgery due to an eye injury believed to have been caused by a rubber bullet.
Injures included agunshot wound, six rubber bullet injuries, and 11 teargas suffocation cases were among the reported injuries, the Palestinian Red Crescent said.
Around 30 were treated for rubber bullet injuries, according to medical non-governmental organization Doctors Without Borders.
A local party leader involved in the protests said seven people had been hurt, including a 11-year-old boy struck by a rubber bullet.
12 mm with a rubber bullet Chrabaszcz type 50 in the amount of 152 000 units.
Also amongst the delegation from the city were fellow councillor David Stockdale - who was also hit by rubber bullet fired by Israeli Defense Forces during the incident - and Newcastle Central MP Chi Onwurah.
The head of Bahrain's leading opposition party was hit by a rubber bullet and a teargas canister during clashes with riot police late on Friday, the party said.
Most were suffering from the after-effects of tear gas, but some were treated for rubber bullet injuries.