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Albania,United Nations

19 January 1999


UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has started a "weapons for development" program in Albania's Gramsch district, a release from the agency said on Tuesday. The program encourages Albanians to turn in illegal small arms in exchange for social services, improved infrastructure and development assistance. According to the Government of Albania, the Gramsch district has one of the highest concentrations of weapons in the country. There are... (

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