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    A.U

    People are talking about World Food Program trucks saying:

    "Every seventh truck, there is one piece of A.U That for prtection"

    What does A.U stand for?

    Thanks.

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    Re: A.U

    Maybe it means "armored unit" or something like that? I've never seen this before.

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    Thumbs up Re: A.U

    Thanks dear. A very good suggestion.

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    Re: A.U

    Afwan!

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    Re: A.U

    hehee :) nice.

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    Re: A.U

    It depends how much protection they need- it might be armed rather than armoured.

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    Smile Re: A.U

    Dear all,

    It turned out to be "African Union" troops.
    I know no one ca know that unless they know the context, me too. I have just seen a video about Darfur (the theme of the movie) and i found soldiers with (AU) on their shoulders.

    I thought of tellin u and also to thank u for ur reply and effort.

    I like this forun really

    Thanks a lot
    Accept my respect :)

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    Re: A.U

    Quote Originally Posted by maiabulela View Post
    Dear all,

    It turned out to be "African Union" troops.
    I know no one ca could have known that unless they knew the context. Me too. I have just seen a video about Darfur (the theme of the movie) and I found saw soldiers with (AU) on their shoulders.

    I thought of tellin u you and also to thank u you for ur your replies and effort.

    I really like this forum. really

    Thanks a lot
    Accept my respect :)
    Ah, thanks for letting us know. I was intrigued!

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    Re: A.U

    Thanks for letting us know- I was perplexed.

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