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United Nations

24 January 2005

Guardian (UK)

Leading human rights groups are appealing to governments today to agree to track and mark small arms and ammunition to make exporting countries accountable for weapons reaching human rights abusers and war criminals. There is no worldwide system to record serial numbers when it comes to the sale and transfer of small arms and ammunition, Amnesty, Oxfam and the International Action Network on Small Arms (Iansa) say. This renders them useless in tracing illegal arms... (GunPolicy.org)

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