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South Africa

4 April 2007

Business Day (Johannesburg)

CAPE TOWN — In revelations that could further damage SA's international reputation, a top- secret forensic investigation has shown that defence procurement agency Armscor has been selling hundreds of millions of rounds of surplus small arms ammunition into the open market in conflict with government policy. SA has for years been seen as a leader in the crackdown on small arms proliferation, particularly after its voluntary destruction of all land mine stocks and a... (GunPolicy.org)

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