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2 June 2006

Daily Nation (Nairobi), Opinion

The world marked the Global Week of Action against small arms and light weapons last week (May 22-29). But here are some startling facts for every person concerned about perennial conflicts and escalating violent crimes such as carjacking, robbery, rape and murder. Perhaps it is important to be clear about what we mean when we talk about small arms and light weapons. According to the UN, small arms are those that can be carried, fired and maintained by one person... (

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