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Mortar Shell (Weapon)

Smoke rises from a mortar shell fired by the Pakistani forces, at Balakote area of Poonch district.

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Members of farmer organisations react as police fire tear-gas to stop protestors during the 'Delhi Chalo' march against the farm reform laws, at Punjab-Haryana border in Ambala district.

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A villager shows tails of mortar shells allegedly fired from the Pakistani side of the border, at Manyari village in Kathua district.

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A man prays in the Holy Savior Cathedral damaged by shelling by Azerbaijan's artillery during a military conflict in Shushi, outside Stepanakert, the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh.

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Indian Army personnel during an operation to destroy live mortal shells along the Line of Control, in Poonch district.

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Elderly women show the tails of mortar shells fired from the Pakistani side along Line of Control, in Sandiote village of Balakot sector in Poonch district.

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Villagers stand near a house that was partially damaged after shelling by Pakistani troops, in the Balakot sector of Poonch district.

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A woman shows mortar shells fired by the Pakistani forces on a residential area along the Line of Control, at Mankote Sector in Poonch district.

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Residents walk towards a house, damaged due to mortar shelling by Pakistan troops, at Mankot sector in Poonch district.

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A villager shows a part of a mortar shell after an unprovoked firing by Pakistani forces, at Mankot in Poonch district.

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Smoke rises from a mortar shell fired by Pakistan troops, at Mankot sector in Poonch district.

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Indian army destroys an unexploded shell that was found in Dardpora following violation of cease-fire by the Pakistan army along the LoC, in Uri Sector of Jammu & Kashmir.

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Local residents are evacuated before Indian army destroyed an unexploded shell that was found in Dardpora following violation of cease-fire by the Pakistan army along the LoC, in Uri Sector of Jammu & Kashmir.

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Villagers show the tails of mortar shell after unprovoked firing by the Pakistani forces, at Balakote sector in Poonch district.

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Indian Army personnel neutralise a live mortar shell which was found lying unexploded, near a residential area in Mendhar town of Poonch district Two members of a family, including a 10-year-old girl, were injured in overnight shelling by the Pakistan Army along the Line of Control in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir.

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A man shows parts of a house which was partially damaged after the Pakistan Army fired and shelled forward posts and villages along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.

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Mortal shells of Pakistan army being destroyed by Indian army personnel in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Indian Army personnel defuse a live mortar shell, that was allegedly fired by Pakistan, at Churanda village in Uri area of Baramulla district.

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A police forensic officer collects evidence from a building damaged by a mortar fired from inside Syra, in Akcakale, Sanliurfa province, southeastern Turkey. Incoming shells fired from northeastern Syria hit the house. Two residents were at the house and were evacuated.

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A villager shows a part of a mortar shell fired from the Pakistani side at Mendhar in Poonch district.

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A tail of a mortar shell lies inside damage house after firing from the Pakistani side at Mendhar, in Poonch district.

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Police officials and locals carry an injured for treatment to a hospital after firing and mortar shelling by the Pakistani Army along the LoC in Krishna Ghati (KG) sector of J & K.

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People shift a civilian for treatments after he received injuries during firing and mortar shelling by the Pakistani Army along the LoC in Poonch district of J & K.

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Smoke rises from a mortar attack by Gaza militants on Israel, in Gaza City. The Israeli military responded by dispatching fighter jets to strike throughout the Gaza Strip.

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An Israeli soldier stands near a burning bus after it was hit by a mortar shell fired from Gaza near the Israel Gaza border. Israeli media say six people were wounded by Palestinian fire, including a 19-year-old who was critically hurt when a mortar shell hit the bus.

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A woman in Akhnoor shows the tail of a shell that punched a hole in her wall

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A woman shows an empty mortar shell that damaged her house after an alleged shelling from the Pakistani side of border at Pargwal sector of Akhnoor, about 50 km from Jammu.

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A villager shows parts of mortar shell, allegedly fired from the Pakistani side along the international border, at Arnia sector in Jammu.

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A villager shows a shell, allegedly fired from the Pakistani side along the international border, at Arnia sector in Jammu.

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A Jammu and Kashmir Police vehicle, with its tyre punctured during shelling from the Pakistani side, parked at Arnia Police Station in Jammu.

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A child stands holds tail unit of a mortar shell infront of a building allegedly damaged by shelling from Pakistani side at Nowshera.

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Villagers look through roof of a house allegedly damaged by shelling from Pakistani side at Nowshera.

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People walk near a wall with marks of mortar shells that landed allegedly in firing from the Pakistan side of the border at Jhiri village in Kanachack district of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Locals assess the damage caused due to the cross-border shelling by Pakistan at the international border at Kanachak village, in Jammu.

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A villager displays a mortar shell allegedly fired on a residential area from the Pakistan side at the India-Pakistan international border at Pindi Camp in Arnia Sector about 40km from Jammu.

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KK Sharma, Director General of Border Security Force (BSF) addresses a Press conference after a wreath-laying ceremony to honor Late head constable A Suresh who was killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan, in Jammu.

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An injured being treated at a Government District Hospital in Poonch.

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Smoke rises due to a mortar shell fired by Pakistani Army near the Line of Control (LoC), Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector.

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Village women show their damaged utensils after firing from the Pakistani side at Nanga village in Ramgarh sector, about 55km from Jammu.

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A villager shows the damage caused to his house, allegedly by shelling from the Pakistan side, at Nanga village in Ramgarh sector, about 55km from Jammu.

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Villagers looking at a mortar shell fired by Pakistani Rangers, at a village in Ramgarh, about 50km from Jammu.

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A villager shows the tails of mortar shells allegedly fired from by Pakistani ranjers, at Jabowal village, about 45 km from Jammu.

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People ride past a road damaged by firing, allegedly from the Pakistan side of the border, near the International Border in Arnia village, about 47 kilometers (30 miles) from Jammu.

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A man walks in a house with a hole on the roof allegedly caused by mortar shelling from the Pakistan side of the border, near the Border in Arnia village, about 47 kilometers (30 miles) from Jammu.

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Villagers take shelter in a bunker during heavy mortar shelling by Pakistan on Jabowal village, 45km from Jammu.

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A villager injured in the border shelling in Arnia Sector, being treated at a Government Medical College Hospital in Jammu.

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An anti-government protester aims a mortar containing a firework in Caracas, Venezuela.

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Villagers showing the remains of a mortar shell fired by Pakistan at Dabzad village in Poonch district.

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51 live shells which were found in Thane being defused by the crime branch and NSG near Mumbai.

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The crime branch officials along with NSG commandos inspecting 51 live shells found in Thane near Mumbai.

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Villagers show the damaged wall of a house after shelling from Pakistan side at Lam village in Nowshera sector of Jammu.

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Villagers take shelter in a safer place after heavy shelling from Pakistan side along the line of control in Rajouri district in Jammu.

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Border migrants of Jhanghar village take shelter in government school after shelling from Pakistan side at Nowshera sector of Rajouri district.

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A villagers points out damaged wall of a house after mortal shelling from Pakistan, at Jhanghar village area near the Line of Control (LoC) at Nowshera sector 145km about from Jammu.

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A villagers points out damaged wall of a house after mortal shelling from Pakistan, at Jhanghar village area near the Line of Control (LoC) at Nowshera sector 145km about from Jammu.

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A villager points out at the damage caused to the wall of a house after mortar shelling from Pakistan side, at Jhanghar village area near the Line of Control (LoC) in Nowshera sector of Jammu.

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