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United Nations

26 June 2006

Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS — Bearing a message from the Russian who invented the world's most common assault rifle, activists will press governments at a U.N. conference on small arms to ensure such weapons are not used to trample human rights. The groups and some officials attending the conference that begins Monday advocate a fundamentally new approach for trade in the light arms that are said to kill 1,000 people a day: Governments must take responsibility for all weapons... (

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