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Kopel, Dave, Paul Gallant and Joanne Eisen. 2002 ‘The Story of Bougainville.’ National Review (USA). 6 February
The Bougainville Revolutionary Army (BRA) had established production of a copy of the M-16 automatic rifle during its 10-year war of independence. That development was revealed to us by an anonymous source present at the United Nations Asia Pacific Regional Disarmament Conference, held in the Spring of 2001.