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Uganda

7 October 2008

Daily Monitor (Kampala)

The Uganda Police leadership is never short of surprises. This time round, they want to arm the traffic police with automatic rifles to defend themselves against violent motorists. Whereas the traffic police have a right under the Constitution and the Police Act to defend themselves against violent criminals, employing guns is a little on the extreme. The Inspector General of Police Kale Kayihura, though a military man, is said to be a supporter of democratic policing... (GunPolicy.org)

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