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an industry that manufacturers weapons of war

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Mr Merriman told Mr Justice Rougier that the arms dealer gambled a total of pounds 10.
New Delhi [India], October 17 ( ANI ): Delhi High Court on Tuesday dismissed the petition of Congress leader Jagdish Tytler and arms dealer Abhishek Verma, challenging the framing of charges against them in a forgery case.
SIDON, Lebanon: A Palestinian man suspected of being an arms dealer was arrested over possession of weapons in the southern city of Tyre, a security source told The Daily Star Tuesday.
He was an inspiration for an arms dealer character played by Nicolas Cage in the 2005 film 'Lord of War'.
Bout, who speaks six languages and is widely believed to have been the model for the arms dealer played by Nicolas Cage in 2005 film Lord of War, was held in Bangkok on an international drugs warrant.
In the movie, the Arab farmers who discover the unexploded bomb consider it a dud and sell it to a South African arms dealer for a pittance.
New Delhi [India], July 18 ( ANI ): A Delhi court on Tuesday will make a decision over providing round-the-clock security to arms dealer Abhishek Verma in the 1984 riots, who had expressed willingness to undergo a polygraph test on the condition of round the clock security till the test takes place.
The Arms Dealer shall, immediately after selling any fire arm weapon, provide the Forensic Lab.
ISLAMABAD -- Police has presented first incomplete challan in the court in Islamabad firing incident declaring Akhtar, arms dealer and Kanwal culprits.
According to the source, when officials from the Palestinian Armed Struggle visited Suleiman, who is a known arms dealer, he told them that he had purchased the weapons from a man known as "Hussein Sh.
Extradition hearings for alleged Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout will begin on July 28, as a Thai court decides whether he should face terrorism charges in the United States, his lawyer said yesterday.
FORMER Welsh Secretary Peter Hain welcomed the arrest in Bangkok yesterday of a Russian arms dealer who he branded the "merchant of death".
Nicolas Cage plays an arms dealer who goes from just trying to make a buck - morals aside - in Andrew Niccol's ``Lord of War.
As international arms dealer Yuri Orlov (Nicholas Cage) remarks in the film's bravura opening sequence: "There are over 550 million firearms in worldwide circulation.
Arms dealer and mercenary Peter Bleach, 48, flew over a rebel stronghold in Bengal and dropped 12 rocket launchers, 500 AK47s and 100 anti-tank grenades to the Path of Bliss guerrilla movement.