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27 February 2009

Ghana News Agency

The Brong-Ahafo Region Blacksmiths Association has expressed concern about the proliferation of small arms in the country and appealed to the Ministry of Interior to withdraw licenses given to blacksmiths to repair guns. Mr. John Addy, chairman of the association, told a news conference on Thursday that even though "blacksmiths are not allowed by law to manufacture guns and other small arms they can take license to repair them." He said there was constant suspicion... (

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