arms industry

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Noun1.arms industry - an industry that manufacturers weapons of wararms industry - an industry that manufacturers weapons of war
industry - the people or companies engaged in a particular kind of commercial enterprise; "each industry has its own trade publications"
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Summary: New Delhi [India], June 22 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday registered a case against unknown officials of the Indian Air Force, Ministry of Defence, arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari and Switzerland-based Pilatus Aircraft Limited for alleged irregularities in the procurement of 75 basic trainer aircraft in 2009.
An officer close to the investigation told Dawn the unidentified man found dead alongside the arms dealer in the weapons dealership was Bilal Khan, a close acquaintance of arms dealer Pervaiz Khan, who Bilal used to refer to as his uncle.
Summary: At least 39 civilians, including 12 children, were killed Sunday in a large explosion in Syria's rebel-held Idlib, in what is believed to have been a weapons storage site for an arms dealer linked to militants, activists said.
Fresno, CA, July 01, 2018 --( The Ministry of Jerusalem calls in their top investigator—Vince Ramsey—to track down a shadowy arms dealer whose last known whereabouts were in a reclusive village in southern France.
Taiwanese exchange student An Tso "Edward" Sun arrested last week for allegedly threatening to "shoot up" a private school in Pennsylvania had made similar threats to his classmates in Taiwan and dreamed of being an arms dealer, reported Mirror Media.
Six IEDs planted on N-50 national highway near Zhob were traced and neutralised, it added.Separately, in Sui, FC troops apprehended an illegal arms dealer.
The chief foreign affairs correspondent of the Wall Street Journal and a veteran reporter, Jay Solomon, was fired Wednesday after an Associated Press (AP) investigation revealed he was engaged in questionable business arrangements with Farhad Azima, one of his key sources and an Iranian-born arms dealer. 
Saudi Arabian arms dealer Adnan Khashoggi, once one of the world's richest men who was implicated in the Iran-Contra scandal, has died at 81.
An avowed " witness" and Verma's friend, Vikki Chowdhary, told Mail Today he had seen Varun Gandhi's pictures with foreign escorts at the arms dealer's parties.
thrilling "I didn't plan on being an arms dealer forever I was going to use the money to start a music career.
Four episodes in, tension is mounting as Jonathan Pine - doing his best to change names every episode - has slept with the arms dealer's woman and also apparently gone rogue from the undercover operation.
I saw a weapon on the Facebook page of an arms dealer and contacted him to buy it," he said.

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