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Bangladesh

21 February 2009

Daily Star (Dhaka), Editorial

An investigative report in this paper on Thursday brought to light a rising trend in smuggling of firearms of variegated types in the country's southwestern region. The extent to which the clandestine activities are taking place is quite worrying. Arms traffickers are said to be active in at least 29 points in six border districts such as Kushtia, Meherpur, Chuadanga, Jhenidah, Jessore and Satkhira. There is no gainsaying that the points through which the arms... (GunPolicy.org)

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