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United Kingdom

23 April 1998


LONDON — Britain's small arms and ammunition exports are still ending up "in the wrong hands," despite a government pledge not to sell weapons to countries with poor human right records, Oxfam said on Thursday. The aid agency said in a report that between 1995 and 1997 Britain exported small weapons to over 100 countries, many of which were classified by international research institutes as "sensitive destinations" — countries crippled by political unrest or... (

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