Inevitable threat? Strasbourg gunman was on terror watch list, had grenades at home

The gunman who shot multiple victims in Strasbourg had previously been convicted and was known to French intelligence as a possible ‘security risk,’ yet managed to slip through the cracks despite tightened security across France. “The author of these acts, listed as a security threat, had been sought by police,” the regional prefecture said in […]

Drone with grenades taped to it drops on residence of top Mexican security official (PHOTOS)

A grenade-laden, medium-sized drone has targeted the residence of the top security official of Mexico’s Baja California state. Luckily for the residents, the explosives were deactivated and failed to detonate. State police stationed at Gerardo Sosa Olachea’s house in Tecate, Mexico, spotted two drones circling around the state public security minister’s residence on Tuesday morning. […]

Israeli police use stun grenades against ultra-Orthodox rioters in Jerusalem

Israeli police launched stun grenades at hundreds of ultra-Orthodox Jews in Jerusalem, who were protesting against plans to arrest a female draft-dodger. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said that law-enforcement units dispersed rioters ‘with stun grenades’ after four policemen sustained minor injuries in clashes. Police units in Jerusalem dispersed an ultra religious illegal demonstration with stun […]

Florida high school gunman was reportedly equipped with smoke grenades, tried blending in with students during escape

Wilfredo Lee/AP Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old gunman in the high school shooting that killed at least 17 people on Wednesday, had reportedly done “enormous preparation” for the act. Cruz is believed to have been equipped with a gas mask and smoke grenades. He reportedly pulled the school’s fire alarm in the hope of causing massive […]

Stun grenades land near RT crew in Jerusalem as violence continues after Trump’s decision (VIDEO)

Published time: 9 Dec, 2017 15:22 Edited time: 9 Dec, 2017 15:48 RT’s crew has witnessed the violence in Jerusalem first-hand as Israeli police disperse the Palestinians protesting Donald Trump’s decision to recognize the city as the capital of Israel. A wave of indignation across the Middle East has met the decision. RT’s Charlotte Dubenskij […]

Tesla’s bottlenecks and hand grenades

The saying “Close only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades” was brought to mind in the third bullet point that heads the Tesla third-quarter 2017 update letter signed by Elon Musk, chairman and CEO, and Deepak Ahuja, CFO. The letter contains enough information about the Dante-esque undertaking known as “producing the Model 3” to add […]

Israel reportedly has US-made drones capable of launching grenades

Aerodynamics and physics dictate that you can’t quite strap an assault rifle onto a DJI Phantom and expect it to fly and hit a target. Florida company Duke Robotics has apparently devised a way to keep a drone steady while compensating for a gun’s recoil. “Though a system of flexibly connected pates, the TIKAD distributes […]

Police uses tear gas, stun grenades in clashes with protesters in Brazil (VIDEO)

Published time: 24 May, 2017 19:00 Edited time: 24 May, 2017 19:21 Riot police have used tear gas and concussion grenades against groups of violent protesters amid massive rallies in the Brazilian capital, Brasilia. Demonstrators are demanding that Brazilian President Michel Temer step down. Protesters are marching to the presidential palace to demand an end […]

‘Smoke grenades’ at rally against French presidential candidates in Paris (WATCH LIVE)

Published time: 27 Apr, 2017 09:45Edited time: 27 Apr, 2017 09:50 Smoke grenades could be seen being thrown at a demonstration in Paris where hundreds of protesters are marching against second round candidates for the 2017 French presidential election Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron. DETAILS TO FOLLOW Let’s block ads! (Why?) RT – Daily […]