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27 April 2006

Australian Financial Review

JAKARTA — A small group of mainly Indonesians flew to Hawaii earlier this month but they weren't planning to bring back the usual souvenirs. They went to Honolulu to buy 245 air-to-air Sidewinder missiles, 882 Heckler & Koch MP5 guns, 880 HK 9mm handguns, 16 HK sniper rifles, 5000 rounds of ammunition and an aviation radar system. But on April 9 their plans came unstuck. The group, including known arms dealers for the Indonesian military and two Indonesian Air Force... (

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