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Bookmarklets | MOVABLE TYPE July 28 (Bloomberg) -- Pentagon Plans Futures Market for Events in Mideast -- The U.S. military plans a worldwide on-line futures market to help it predict events in the Middle East. Traders could bet on the likelihood of events ranging from the overthrow of a government to the collapse of an economy or the assassination of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat.