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Papua New Guinea

20 April 2004

Post-Courier (Port Moresby)

Defence Force officer Lieutenant-Colonel James Laki has raised an issue that has been of concern to Papua New Guineans for a long time. It is the issue of prominent people — those in positions of authority — being licensed to carry firearms. The use of guns in violent crimes is a matter of enormous concern to everyone in the country and it is beyond belief that those who are placed in positions of responsibility to solve this problem are arming themselves instead... (

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