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Papua New Guinea

27 January 2004

Post-Courier (Port Moresby)

Police seized more than 900 rounds of ammunition and six high-powered guns bound for Southern Highlands Province at the Jacksons Airport last week. In the past, police in Port Moresby had seized guns and ammunition also being smuggled to the Highlands region, especially to the Southern Highlands for tribal fights. A police officer said yesterday the guns and ammunition believed to be stolen from the Papua New Guinea Defence Force's Murray Barracks armory were... (

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