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Uganda

6 April 2007

New Vision (Kampala)

KAMPALA — An arms expert has suggested that the Church be involved in the disarmament exercise if it is to succeed. Richard Mugisha of Uganda Action Network on Small Arms, Friday noted that the Church commands respect and confidence of the people, and if involved, it could compel owners of illegal arms to surrender them peacefully. He also attributed the continuing penetration of illegal arms into Uganda to lack of comprehensive laws. Mugisha said people get guns... (GunPolicy.org)

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