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Papua New Guinea

15 November 2004

National (Port Moresby), Editorial

In common with other observers we welcome the formal Cabinet approval for the creation of a gun control committee. We extend our congratulations to Minister Bire Kimisopa, who has conducted a virtual one-man campaign to achieve this first step towards gun control in Papua New Guinea. While applauding this move, we lament the length of time it has taken. The need for an accelerated programme of gun control has been blindingly obvious for the past two decades, yet... (

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