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15 November 2006

Moscow Times

Clack clack clack. Polished nails run over tiny pins and latches. Suddenly, the deadly Kalashnikov rifle is deadly no more, its stock and barrel and sundry springs strewn across a spotless tablecloth. "Good, take your seat," the instructor said, and the 15-year-old female student sporting a simple dark uniform sat down, surrounded by her peers. Training for underage guerrillas? No. Just a recent lesson from the Basics of Military Service class at a run-of-the-mill... (

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