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23 May 2007

Washington Post / Reuters

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — The developing world must press for a strong treaty to limit the trade in conventional arms, which is "dangerously out of control" and hampering growth in poor nations, Nobel Laureate Desmond Tutu said on Thursday. The former Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town said developing countries must make their views known quickly as the United Nations works on a treaty that could regulate sales of conventional weapons, particularly small arms. "The... (

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