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Kenya,Uganda,East Africa

1 May 2006

East African Standard (Nairobi), Editorial

It is encouraging that the Government has started walking the talk on peace and deployed security agents to disarm warring communities in the North Rift. The presence of illegal arms has caused untold suffering to the residents and is one of the main reasons the area remains under-developed. The frequent clashes over pasture and livestock in parts of Trans Nzoia, Baringo, West Pokot, Laikipia, Marakwet, Samburu and Turkana districts have been exacerbated by readily... (

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