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Switzerland,United Nations

28 August 2007


Civilians in Switzerland own an estimated 3.4 million guns — putting the country in fourth place for weapons possession per capita, according to a report. The latest Small Arms Survey, published by the Geneva-based Graduate Institute of International Studies (GIIS), criticises Switzerland's lack of transparency over reliable statistics on firearms. Switzerland ranks behind the United States, Yemen and Finland, but ahead of Iraq in the per capita count, and in... (

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