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United Kingdom

13 May 1998


LONDON — Leading British humanitarian agencies on Wednesday urged leaders of the Group of Eight nations meeting in Britain this weekend to take action to control the international arms trade. The agencies said both the illicit and the legal trade in weapons should be tackled. "The G8 must take responsibility for weapons that are produced in their countries," said Dianna Melrose of the British aid agency Oxfam. "We need the G8 to agree comprehensive controls over... (

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