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West Africa

19 August 2010

Daily Graphic (Accra)

Importation of weapons by member states of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) now needs the approval of the ECOWAS Commission. The move is to ensure transparency and ensure that each state is aware of the arms brought into the sub-region and the purpose for which they are procured. The acting Chairman of the Ghana National Commission on Small Arms (GNACSA), Mr Baffuor Dokyi Amoah, stated this when some members of the commission called on the... (

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