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Avila, Javier. 2010 ‘Number of Civilian Firearms (Número de armas pertenecientes a civiles).’ Plurinational Meeting: Transfer and Illicit trafficking in Firearms: Uruguay, Paraguay, Argentina and Chile, p. 8. New York, NY: Fundación Arias para la Paz y el Progreso Humano (ARIAS) y el Centro de Estudios Judiciales. 4 October

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En el año 2006, una encuesta de factores de riesgo daba cuenta que alrededor de 2.240.000 armas, estaban en manos de particulares. La estimación que se hace sobre el número de armas que circulan ilegalmente, es de 1 por cada arma legal. Además se estima que diariamente, 8 armas legales pasan al circuito ilegal…

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In 2006, a risk factor investigation showed that about 2,240,000 firearms were in the hands of civilians. Estimates indicate that for each legal firearm, an illegal one must be circulating in the country. Further, studies indicate that everyday, 8 legal firearms enter the illegal market…

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