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FAREWELL TO ARMS Facing a volley of criticism and antiterrorism pressure following the Sept. 11 attacks, the Irish Republican Army's masked underground began surrendering their weapons last week. In response, Britain started to dismantle fortified watchtowers in volatile border towns

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"I don't have anthrax ... I don't have anthrax ... I don't have it."
George W. Bush, U.S. President, affirming three times in the course of a press conference that he has not been infected by the potentially fatal bacterium

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