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David Knee (center), chairman of the American Conservative Union, and his supporters, destroy a Toshiba radio with sledgehammers on the Capitol Hill lawn, in Washington DC, on July 1, 1987. The US Senate had just voted to ban Toshiba from selling products in the US after it was accused of selling secret submarine technology to the Soviet Union. Photo: AFP / Renato Rotolo

January 25, 2018 10:29 AM (UTC+8)