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Rwanda

24 June 2006

New Times / ANDnetwork

The function that was presided over by Prime Minister Bernard Makuza coincided with the Sixth Anniversary of the Nairobi Declaration on Illicit Small Arms and Light Weapons. Makuza and a 13-year old student, Jeannette Musaniwabo, set the two 'masts' of arms on fire, bringing to 7,500 the total number of firearms that have been destroyed in the country so far. About Six thousand illegal arms were destroyed last year at Musha in Rwamagana district, Eastern province.... (GunPolicy.org)

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