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19 October 2007

World Policy Journal, Summer 2007;24:2:67-80 (USA)

Does United States policy indeed represent the gold standard for export controls on small arms, as often asserted? Recent events suggest that it is time for a fresh look at this common claim. Ten years ago the United States and its European partners began to grapple with new realities about the proliferation of small arms. In the early 1990s, the forces that dissolved the Soviet Union also pried locks off the central warehouses where Cold War weapons had been stored,... (

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