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North Korea,Myanmar,United States

4 July 2009

BBC Worldwide Monitoring / Yonhap (South Korea)

SEOUL — The North Korean freighter that changed course after being tracked by the U.S. Navy appears to be carrying conventional small arms, including Soviet-era rifles and anti-tank launchers, a source said Saturday. "Most of its consignments are believed to be small-scale military supplies such as AK-47 rifles and RPG-7 anti-tank rocket launchers," the source said, speaking on condition of anonymity because the information has to do with intelligence. AK-47s and... (

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