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Pakistan

16 July 2008

Post (Lahore), Opinion

LAHORE — Pakistan, according to anti-arms campaigners, has one of the greatest per capita rates of gun ownership in the world. Though there are no official figures, rough estimates put the total number of small arms at large in the country at more than 20 million, with about half of them illegal. NWFP alone is believed to have nearly half a million illegal small arms and light weapons. How many more wake up calls do we need until law makers realise that some new,... (GunPolicy.org)

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