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Why Is the U.S. Selling Billions in Weapons to Autocrats?

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The export of American arms to countries around the world -- even those actively repressing their own citizens -- is booming. The commercial arms sales reviewed by the State Department reached $44.28 billion in fiscal year 2011, a $10 billion sales increase since 2010. Next year should see another increase of 70 percent, the department says.

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War is the US's main export.... by Amanda Lang on Saturday, Jun 23, 2012 at 8:24:57 AM
The answer to this question is perfectly obvious:&... by Laurence Almand on Saturday, Jun 23, 2012 at 2:27:41 PM
The only commodity the U.S. has to offer for sale ... by M.I. Lee on Saturday, Jun 23, 2012 at 4:41:05 PM