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AWBAlgemene Wet Bestuursrecht (Dutch: General Administrative Law Act)
AWBAssociation of Washington Business (Washington state)
AWBAir Waybill (shipping)
AWBAssault Weapons Ban
AWBAustralian Wheat Board
AWBAverage White Band
AWBAutomatic White Balance (cameras)
AWBAfrikaner Weerstandsbeweging (Afrikaans: Afrikaner Resistance Movement; South Africa)
AWBAdaptive Web Browser
AWBAd-Aware Backup File
AWBAglets Workbench
AWBAutomatic White Balance
AWBActive Words Wordbase
AWBA While Back
AWBAirworthiness Bulletin (various organizations)
AWBAlternative Winter Break (various universities)
AWBAttijariwafa Bank (est. 1911; Morocco)
AWBArchitects without Borders (various locations)
AWBAstronomers without Borders
AWBAcupuncturists Without Borders
AWBAnwendungsbeobachtung (German: Observational Study)
AWBAnnual Water Balance (irrigation)
AWBAsian Wetland Bureau
AWBAborigines Welfare Board (Australia)
AWBAssociate Wildlife Biologist (Wildlife Society)
AWBArt without Borders
AWBAmerican Weather Bureau
AWBArrested while Black
AWBAnnulus Wing Block/Valve (petroleum production)
AWBArtificial Water Body
AWBAll Window Blinds (Dublin, Ireland)
AWBAuberge & Spa West Brome (Canada)
AWBAdministrator Work Bench
AWBAltered Wheel Base (automotive)
AWBAngry White Boy
AWBAir Warfare Battlelab
AWBAdvance Wars Bunker (website)
AWBAverage White Boat
AWBAirborne Weapon Bulletin
AWBAmerican Wind Band (Oakbrook Terrace, IL)
AWBAlert Service Bulletin
AWBAdvanced Wide Band (SATCOM)
AWBAuthentication Word Buffer
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The white supremacist group Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging (AWB) (otherwise used as an acronym for Afrikaners Without Brains) took the opportunity to move in and try to prop up Mangope's regime, the logic being that if the black homelands were allowed to exist after the upcoming elections in South Africa, it would be a precedent for white homelands as well.
In addition to a number of academic articles, in the last three decades at least twenty books concerning these visions have been published, most of them privately, for distribution to particular readerships (there is a "church" dedicated to the study of the prophecies, but they are also widely discussed on a remarkable number of websites, including that of the Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging).
The picture was removed from the page, which boasts a photograph of Terre'Blanche on horseback, waving the swastika-like flag of his Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging (AWB -Afrikaner Resistance Movement).
South Africa Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging movement is warning countries about sending their soccer teams to a "land of murder" after Eugene Terreblanche was bludgeoned to death only 10 weeks before the World Cup.
Terreblanche was leader of the Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging movement, better known as the AWB, that wanted to create three all-white republics within South Africa in which blacks would be allowed only as guest workers.
The white right-wing, comprising the Afrikaner Volksfront, the Conservative Party, the Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging, and, most important, retired generals from the armed forces, not only had formidable power, but also the loyalty of serving members of the armed forces, the vast majority of whom would identify themselves as Afrikaners.