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Uganda

5 July 2006

New Vision (Kampala)

KAMPALA — The army has recovered 1,258 guns and 370 head of cattle during the ongoing search-and-cordon operation in Karamoja region to disarm the warriors. Army spokesman for north-eastern and eastern Uganda, Capt. Paddy Ankunda, said on Sunday, "During the month of June, we recovered 1,258 guns and 370 head of cattle from the warriors. Seventeen warriors were prosecuted but unfortunately the warriors killed 18 civilians and one UPDF soldier." He said the... (GunPolicy.org)

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