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Ukraine's intelligence service believes that Russian drones are bombing the country's ammo dumps with thermite grenades.
In December 2015, drones dropped 14 thermite grenades on the Balakliya ammo dump but Ukrainian soldiers extinguished the grenades before a catastrophe occurred.
The drone is believed to have carried a ZMG-1 thermite grenade.
But perhaps the famous Italian plumber was carrying around tennis balls full of thermite.
Since this month’s chemical attack, residents have reported several attacks with incendiary weapons in Idlib and neighboring Hama provinces, uploading videos that show blinding fires typical of weapons like thermite and white phosphorus.
A much quicker solution is to do what Beyond the Press did and set a whole bunch of thermite out on a frozen lake, light it up, and see what happens.
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