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Roughly 11,000 British people live full time in the Palestinian territories—around the same number that live in Brazil. [IPPR] Of the 7.5m people that use television subtitles in Britain, 6m have no hearing impairment. [Ofcom] The world’s lowest fertility rates are in Hong Kong (0.95), Macau (1.02) and Singapore (1.06). [The Economist, 12th October 2006] 57 per cent of arms deliveries to Iraq between 1973 and 2002 came from the Soviet Union, 13 per cent from France, 12 per cent from China, 0.5 per cent from the US and 0.2 per cent from Britain. [What’s Left? by Nick Cohen] Of…

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