had ceased as suddenly as it had commenced.
This he did in spite of a bombardment
of explosions from leaky gas- pipes, and with a woeful lack of experts and standard materials.
And being no stranger to the art of war, I gave him a description of cannons, culverins, muskets, carabines, pistols, bullets, powder, swords, bayonets, battles, sieges, retreats, attacks, undermines, countermines, bombardments
, sea fights, ships sunk with a thousand men, twenty thousand killed on each side, dying groans, limbs flying in the air, smoke, noise, confusion, trampling to death under horses' feet, flight, pursuit, victory; fields strewed with carcases, left for food to dogs and wolves and birds of prey; plundering, stripping, ravishing, burning, and destroying.
The opposition-held suburb of Daraya has been under siege by government forces since November 2012 and has seen some of the worst bombardments
in the country's six-year-long civil war.
HALEP (CyHAN)- 244 civilians, including 43 children, were killed in bombardments
, which were conducted by Assad and Russian forces in a week in Aleppo.
The 130 ceramic poppies which formed part of the artwork Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red at the Tower of London last year and which were used in the subsequent dedication ceremony for the new Headland memorial to the casualties of the bombardment
The icy moons of Jupiter and Saturn, such as Europa and Enceladus, are likely to have undergone cometary bombardment
Three Saudi soldiers and one trooper from the UAE were killed after Yemeni troops launched a rocket attack against Saudi border areas in retaliation for the kingdom's ongoing bombardment
against the Arab country.
The Saudi bombardment
in Kitaf area killed 7 members of a family and wounded 4 others, including women and children, the source said.
The militants who killed in fresh bombardment
were reported to be associated with TehreekeTaliban Pakistan, Bara based outlawed faction LasharkeIslami and Islamic State locally known as Daish, local sources conformed.
Young, a retired banker and aviation historian and author, documents the history of the 7th Bombardment
Group of the US Army Air Corps and its role in strategic bombing during World War II.
A new Bombardment
Memorial was unveiled near the Headland lighthouse and wreaths were laid.