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West Africa

7 October 2008

Punch (Lagos)

ABUJA — The Economic Community of West African States has hinted that it can introduce a new intervention that will further guard against illicit proliferation of small arms in the sub region. The President of ECOWAS Commission, Dr. Mohammed Ibn Chambas, stated this in a message to the third advisory board meeting of the ECOWAS Small Arms Programme which held in Abuja on Monday. According to him, "The pilot small arms survey process being undertaken by the... (

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