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# mortar - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Hamas agrees to 24-hour humanitarian truce
# Ceasefire
# Ceasefire

Hamas agrees to 24-hour humanitarian truce

Jul 27th 2014, 7:47 PM 19,604 Views 274 Comments

This followed a statement by Israel that it would resume its raids on Gaza.

# mortar - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Mortars target Iraq voting centres as polls open in first election since US troops left
# Unrest
# Unrest

Mortars target Iraq voting centres as polls open in first election since US troops left

Apr 30th 2014, 7:54 AM 2,597 Views 25 Comments

The country’s prime minister said he is certain of winning.

# mortar - Friday 15 March, 2013

Those who placed bomb were intent on murder, say police in Belfast
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Those who placed bomb were intent on murder, say police in Belfast

Mar 15th 2013, 7:11 PM 5,457 Views 20 Comments

Two schools were closed in west Belfast today as army technical officers examined a mortar-type device.

# mortar - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Two men charged over mortars seizure
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Two men charged over mortars seizure

Mar 5th 2013, 9:14 PM 4,399 Views 5 Comments

The men were charged with possession of explosives with intent to endanger life and possession of articles for terrorist purposes.

# mortar - Friday 3 August, 2012

Around 100 West Belfast homes evacuated
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Around 100 West Belfast homes evacuated

Aug 3rd 2012, 8:04 AM 2,939 Views 5 Comments

Evacuations are to ‘ensure safety of local community’ as PSNI investigate reported mortar attack and shot fired at police vehicle.

# mortar - Sunday 26 June, 2011

Army bomb disposal team spends over six hours on Louth farm
# Explosives
# Explosives

Army bomb disposal team spends over six hours on Louth farm

Jun 26th 2011, 1:02 PM 625 Views 4 Comments

A substantial quantity of explosive material was found at Hackballscross following the arrest of two men.