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Koresh, David

     
Koresh, David
(1959-93) the leader of a small religious group called the Branch Davidians, who lived together in Waco, Texas, in the US. In 1993 the FBI came to arrest him for illegally having guns, and Koresh and 86 members of his group were killed.

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