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United Nations,Vatican

15 July 2006

Zenit News Agency (Vatican)

NEW YORK — A recent United Nations conference reviewed progress on controlling trade in small arms but the countries didn't agree on a concluding document. Held in New York from June 26 to July 7, the purpose of the meeting was to review the 2001 Program of Action on illicit trade in small arms. Five years ago, the accepted plan established norms and programs on a number of issues, including preventing and combating the illicit production and trafficking of small... (

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