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Africa

11 May 2009

Associated Press

STOCKHOLM — Air cargo carriers involved in weapons smuggling in African conflict zones are also being contracted for international aid supplies and peacekeeping operations, a prominent peace research group said Tuesday. The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute said its report found that 90 percent of the carriers identified in weapons trafficking-related reports have also been used by U.N. agencies, European Union and NATO member states and leading... (GunPolicy.org)

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