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shoot

that part of a vascular plant which is above the ground, consisting of stem and leaves.
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Pakistan believes that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi wanted to win the elections through war hysteria and false claims of shooting down a Pakistani jet.
Opponents have jumped on the protocol for potentially shooting down unresponsive planes, saying it amounts to a death sentence.
"Shooting down drones" is all over the news lately.
Some fear the militants may have captured ground-to-air missiles capable of shooting down planes when they overran Iraqi and Syrian army bases this summer.
Flydubai said on Sunday it is continuing to operate flights to Ukraine just days after the shooting down of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17.
KYIV (TAP) - World leaders called for an international probe into the shooting down of the MH17 Malaysia Airlines jet killing all 298 people on board.
But after the Israelis announced shooting down a drone April 25, Hezbollah swiftly and loudly proclaimed that it hadn't flown any drone into Israeli airspace.
FOREIGN Secretary William Hague yesterday condemned Syria for the shooting down of a Turkish fighter jet.
Raytheon plays important role in shooting down satellite.
The cruisers will also have the capability of shooting down potential enemy threats with the Standard Missile-3.