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Nepal,India

2 September 2007

IRIN (UN News)

KATHMANDU — Activists and human rights campaigners in Nepal believe the government and political parties could do more to control small arms, which continue to maim and kill innocent people. "The flow of small arms is out of control and the government has failed to do anything. Arms continue to pose a huge threat to most civilians," arms control activist Bishnu Upreti told IRIN on 30 August. In 2007 over 135 people were killed by small arms used by various... (GunPolicy.org)

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