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6 November 2008

Associated Press

NEW YORK — A wealthy arms dealer with a checkered past sought to make millions of dollars by selling heavy weaponry to Colombian militants fighting American forces, a prosecutor said Wednesday at the start of his federal trial. When approached by men posing as members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia — classified by the United States as a terrorist group — Monzer al-Kassar "without hesitation agreed to supply them with everything they asked for and... (

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