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Uganda,East Africa

16 March 2007

New Vision (Kampala) / IRIN

KAMPALA — Laws to control illegal trafficking of small arms across East Africa and the Horn should be harmonised to make them more effective and curtail instability in the region, according to analysts. The call was made at a meeting in Kampala, as Kenyan authorities destroyed 8,000 illegal weapons recovered by the police over the past few months in Nairobi's Uhuru park. This brought to 12,000 the number of guns destroyed in Kenya over the past few years. "We are... (

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