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23 February 2009

Targeted News Services / Northeastern University, Boston, Media release

BOSTON — Curbing the "unregulated and irresponsible" arms trading business — an almost $50 billion per year industry that leads to more than a thousand deaths worldwide every day — is "one of the most pressing issues of this century," says Denise Garcia, assistant professor of political science and international affairs. Garcia, whose book "Small Arms and Security — New Emerging International Norms" examines illicit arms trafficking throughout the world,... (GunPolicy.org)

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