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Like many of its competitors, GunRunner Arms stocked up on MSRs ahead of the election in anticipation of a market surge in the likely event of a Hillary Clinton victory.
In "Adventures of a Hashish Smuggler", De Monfreid, who was not particularly law-abiding by nature and was essentially a professional gunrunner, tells the story of his one foray into the world of hashish smuggling during the 1920s.
Department of Justice, Project Gunrunner: The Southwest Border Initiative, ATF Publication 3317.6, Mar.
TRIBUTES Gunrunner: 9pm, Robin 2, Mount Pleasant, Bilston 01902 401211.
India: India pressed Danish prosecutors Wednesday to appeal a court decision not to extradite a gunrunner who parachuted weapons into India, saying it could guarantee he would be properly treated.
(I dubbed this "Project Gunwalker," an ironic reference to ATF's "Project Gunrunner" program designed to stop arms from going across the border.) Mexican authorities were kept in the dark, and protests that they should be informed were overridden, ultimately by higher-ups in Washington, DC; guns used in this operation were involved in a December 2010 incident in which a Border Patrol agent was killed.
His cocky wit and warm personality is outshone only by the Big Fellah of the play's title, American Irishman David Costello - played superbly by Finbar Lynch - the IRA's chief New York fundraiser and gunrunner, whose ambitions to get in the history books come unstuck when he is struck by personal tragedy.
The US promise may ring hollow, however, as the expenditures plan presented by the White House budget office for the next fiscal year proposed to reduce funding for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), potentially dooming Project Gunrunner, created in 2008 to slow the illegal flow of weapons into Mexico.
Mr Sasikanthan had been a gunrunner for the Tamil Tigers and deemed a genuine refugee by the UN.
Colombo, June 10 -- The Sri Lankan police Criminal Investigations Department (CID) are making arrangements to get an Interpol red notice issued on Sri Lanka's popular gunrunner, Dhanuna Tillekaratne, the son-in-law of General Sarath Fonseka.
On 23 November, veteran Belgian gunrunner Jacques Monsieur, a former intelligence agent known as "the Field Marshal", pleaded guilty in a US court to conspiracy to smuggle US-made J85-21 engines for F-5 fighter jets to the Islamic Republic.
On November 23, veteran Belgian gunrunner Jacques Monsieur, a former intelligence agent known as The Field Marshal, pleaded guilty in a US court to conspiracy to smuggle US-made J85-21 engines for F-5 fighter jets to the Islamic Republic.
FORMER IRA gunrunner Martin Ferris has revealed his favourite song is Jennifer Rush's 1985 hit The Power of Love.
Arrested here in 2005 after being repatriated from Pakistan, Khadr faces extradition to the United States to face charges of being an Al-Qaeda gunrunner.
Project Gunrunner: ATF Efforts to Suppress Southwest Border Gun