Initial Attack

Some articles on initial attack, initial, attack:

Budyonnovsk Hospital Hostage Crisis - Initial Attack
... After several hours, in the face of Russian reinforcements, the Chechens retreated to the residential district and regrouped in the city hospital ... There they took hostage between 1,500 and 1,800 people (some estimates reaching as high as 2,000 or even 2,500), most of them civilians (including about 150 children and a number of women with newborn infants) ...
Second Battle Of Adobe Walls - Battle and Siege
... Their initial attack almost carried the day the Indians were in close enough to pound on the doors and windows of the buildings with their rifle butts ... After the initial attack was repulsed, the hunters were able to keep the Indians at bay with their high caliber, long range, Sharps rifles ... two brothers asleep in a wagon failed to survive the initial onslaught, Billy Tyler was shot through the lungs as he paused in the doorway of a building to take a shot, and Mrs ...
CDF Aviation Management Program - History - CDF Helicopter Program
... In 1960 the Division of Forestry decided to experiment with a small, skilled initial attack, or "helitack" crew to be transported by helicopter to increase the ... The helicopter began playing an increasing role in the Department's Initial Attack strategy during the late 70s ...
Siege Of Madrid - Battle For Madrid (November 1936) - Initial Attack
... Some regulares eventually broke through and made an initial crossing over the Manzanares towards the Model Prison, the target of the offensive, but the attack stalled at ...

Famous quotes containing the words attack and/or initial:

    I’ve seen things you people wouldn’t believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched seabeams glitter in the dark near the Tennhauser Gate. All those moments will be lost in time like tears in rain. Time to die.
    David Webb Peoples, U.S. screenwriter, and Ridley Scott. Roy Batty, Blade Runner, final words before dying—as an android he had a built-in life span that expired (1982)

    Capital is a result of labor, and is used by labor to assist it in further production. Labor is the active and initial force, and labor is therefore the employer of capital.
    Henry George (1839–1897)