Security at the compound was “extraordinary,” an official said, with 12- to 18-foot walls topped by barbed wire.
Two parallel fences tipped with barbed wire formed a narrow corridor into the gymnasium.
So perhaps the barbed wire and the machinations of the plot did duty for other obstacles that stood between myself and freedom.
But a democratic, pluralist Egypt is a safer neighbor in the long term than one held together by barbed wire and policemen.
Over the years, stone slabs and masonry replaced the barbed wire.
There was plenty of barbed wire everywhere and by means of the wire cutters rude grates were made on which the tin cup was placed.
This investigation resulted in the invention of barbed wire.
At the time we tried out our rifles we put up our barbed wire railings.
Why should you put up all this barbed wire between yourself and your friends?
barbed wire fencing is now manufactured in various patterns.