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Taiwan blacksmith turns Chinese artillery shells into knives


In a contemporary twist on beating swords into ploughshares, Taiwanese blacksmith Wu Tseng-dong has forged a career converting Chinese artillery shells once fired in anger into kitchen knives. Known locally as "Maestro Wu", his workshop on the island of Kinmen -- which lies just two miles from the Chinese mainland -- is a vivid reminder of the threat of war which hangs over Taiwan.

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