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Serbia. 2007 ‘Discovered Weapons.’ National Report of Serbia on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA), p. 3. New York NY: Permanent Mission of Serbia to the United Nations. 16 November

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c) Discovered weapons

In the nine months of 2007, Border Police posts uncovered a total of 33 pistols (16 gas pistols and 5 air pistols), 52 hunting rifles, 3 shotguns, one semi-automatic rifle, one shoulder-held missile launcher, 28 optical sights, 12 air rifle barrels. In total, Border Police seized 1,117 various calibre rounds (357 gas and 375 rubber bullets) as well as 34,250 airgun pallets.

During the month of August, the international train service running from Bulgaria to Serbia was disrupted to search for smugglers of air guns.

In October 2007, police organized a campaign against the smuggling of pyrotechnic devices, in which 860,760 such devices worth RSD one million were seized.

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