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an industry that manufacturers weapons of war

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Officials close to the investigation have suggested that the two men who allegedly robbed the arms dealer and then killed him and his acquaintance may have been planning an incident in the capital.
BEIRUT: At least 39 civilians, including 12 children, were killed Sunday in a large explosion in Syria's rebel-held Idlib, in what is believed to have been a weapons storage site for an arms dealer linked to militants, activists said.
Sun, who enjoys constructing homemade flamethrowers, told classmates in elementary school in Taiwan that he wanted to grow up to become an arms dealer. According to former middle school and high school classmates of Sun in Taiwan, he was known to occasionally threaten students by saying "I'm going to go to your house and shoot you."
Solomon was offered a 10 percent stake in a fledgling company called Denx LLC by Azima, the Iranian-born aviation magnate, and CIA arms dealer, according to the investigation.
The businessman, who rejected the title of arms dealer, lost many of his investments by the end of his life, including the legendary ship that Queen even wrote a song about.
C Edmonds Allen, a known whistleblower, wrote to the PMO that Varun is being blackmailed by arms dealer Abhishek Verma Varun, 36, used to be a member of the high- profile Defence Consultative Committee Senior BJP leaders clarified that classified information on defence are not shared with members of the parliamentary committee Report says Allen has even given a CD containing dozens of photographs to back his claim EXPLOSIVE CONTENT I was horrified at the wild allegations made.
Fares Yahia, another Jahana arms dealer, said that they use all available means to promote weapons they sell, adding that the customers contact them via private messages to inquire about the prices and get their addresses.
Arms dealer Viktor Bout has been given a stay of execution over plans to send the former Sharjah resident to a high-security prison in the US state of Colorado.
A NOTORIOUS arms dealer dubbed the "Merchant of Death" has been sentenced to 25 years in prison following conviction on terrorism charges.
LORD OF WAR BBC1 12.20AM Nicolas Cage is an arms dealer who begins to wonder about the morality of his work as he is pursued by Interpol agent Ethan Hawke in a rip-roaring thriller from director Andrew Niccol.
Later, an Al-Jazeera reporter in Sudan said that both of the victims were Sudanese, and that one of them was a notorious arms dealer.
Summary: The wife of suspected Russian illegal arms dealer Viktor Bout, has spoken of her disappointment at the actions of the Thai government.
RELATIVES of Lockerbie victims have condemned a new novel about the atrocity - which blames the bombing on a Turkish arms dealer.
He sought the equipment for the Real IRA from an arms dealer who was a security services agent.
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