improvised explosive device

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Related to Vehicle borne IED: VBIED, Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosive Device
Improvised Explosive Device. A homemade bomb deployed during unconventional military actions (usually by insurgents) which is constructed from parts repurposed from conventional military explosives—e.g., an artillery round with an attached detonater

improvised explosive device

Abbreviation: IED
Military jargon for a homemade bomb or land mine used in unconventional warfare.
See also: device
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The Wheelbarrow Mk9 vehicle will demonstrate its capabilities in vehicle borne IED clearance as part of the explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) Live Product Demonstration Showcase.
He was addressing a cash award and certificates distribution ceremony held at CPO Peshawar Wednesday which was arranged in honour of those BDU jawan who successfully foiled an attempt of terrorist attack by defusing 60 kg vehicle borne IED near Iranian consulate Peshawar the other day.
Focus sessions on the second day will examine Indian Naxalite Groups and C-IED, as well as Regional Program Updates, while sessions on the third day are focusing on new developments in C-IED as vehicle borne IEDs and roadside IEDs, developments in training methods and the issue of dirty IEDs.

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