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Blue tear gas canister – Egypt – Tah20

In Egypt on February 5, 2012 by teargasid

A tear gas canister expired 20 years ago. Found in Cairo by  “Mary Danial, Mina Danial’s sister”. Photo by @TheBigPharaoh via @toriaar

Marked:

Smith & Wesson

Chemical company, Inc.

U.S.A

Lot No 01

Expiration date: 1990

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Sarin Gas

In Egypt, Syria on December 30, 2011 by teargasid

There are some early reports that the nerve gas sarin was used on protesters in Egypt.

Sarin became “known” when it was used during a domestic terrorist attack in Tokyo in 1995 which killed 13 people and hurt many more.

Information on Sarin:

Material Safety Data Sheet – MSDS

How to treat sarin poisoning – eHow

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Yellow tear gas – Bahrain – Bah8

In Bahrain on December 20, 2011 by teargasid

Yellow teargas / smoke used in Bahrain. Photo by @WLEXT

This is also previously reported in Bahrain (Bah7). No canister yet. Only evidence of yellow smoke and syphtomes of bloody womiting.

Have any info?

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Tear gas canister – Egypt – Tah19

In Egypt on December 20, 2011 by teargasid Tagged:

This one was used in Tahrir December 16, after authorities had forbidden use of tear gas on protesters. Photo by @occupyindianapo

Though the marking is abit unclear do to he small size of  the photo. One can see the logo it is Combined Tactical systems.

Probably this one. (Though, not 100% confirmed!)

Outdoor Projectiles (100 M) – Description

Specification sheet –  4230

Material Data Safety sheet – MDSD

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Yellow smoke – Bahrain – Bah7

In Bahrain on December 18, 2011 by teargasid

Yellow smoke, reportedly from canisters observed several places in Bahrain. Photo by @Ghadeerii via @OccupyIntNews

Does anyone recognice this gas?

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One might suspect its the same as found in Egypt

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CS gas canister – Bahrain – Bah6

In Bahrain on December 18, 2011 by teargasid

This is quite a familiar canister type for Bahrain. Photo by Al Jazeera via @CarlosLatuff via @Catherina_News

No visible ID other than Made in Brazil, (and that it is not yet expired, contrasting lot of canisters used in Egypt)

Though, the logo (and article) indicates it is made by  Condor Technologies.

Probably this one, Condor – Non-lethal technologies

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CS canister – Palestine – Pal1

In Palestine on December 16, 2011 by teargasid Tagged: ,

This grenade-like suspected tear gas canister was thrown directly at a protester in Palestine. Photo via @dalsaafin via @Catherina_News

This does not display any ID, but its morphology points in direction of something like this – by less lethal.

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