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U.S. arms sales increase

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- The White House is lining up arms deals to provide weapons to Iraq and Afghanistan and help contain threats from Iran and North Korea, officials say.

Researcher: U.S. defense pact boom over

NEW YORK, March 15 (UPI) -- U.S. prime defense contractors will see pullbacks in spending as big-ticket weapons systems are replaced with smaller projects, a defense researcher says. "I think we're coming to the end of the boom," World Policy Institute Arms Trade Project President W

Crack down on U.S. arms sales: call

NEW YORK, May 24 (UPI) -- The White House or Congress should put U.S. arms sales to the developing world under tighter control, an arms control expert said Tuesday.

Report: U.S. arms prop up dictators

WASHINGTON, May 24 (UPI) -- Most U.S. arms sales to the developing world still go to help dictatorial regimes, a new report says.

Think tanks wrap-up III

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Think tanks wrap-up III

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Think tanks wrap-up

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Think tanks wrap-up

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Think Tanks Wrap-up

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Think Tanks Wrap-up

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William D. Hartung (born 7 June 1955) is director of the Arms Trade Resource Center at the World Policy Institute. He has a contributed to the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists and authored the books And Weapons For All (1995 ISBN 0-06-092641-4) and How Much Are You Making on the War Daddy? (2003 ISBN 1-56025-561-7). He featured in the documentaries Hijacking Catastrophe: 9/11, Fear & the Selling of American Empire (2004) and Making a Killing: Inside the International Arms Trade (2006).

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