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10 August 2011

Jamaica Observer

Government has sought the help of an international expert to develop a national policy to stem the flow of small arms into the island — the prevalence of which has been blamed for the country's year-to-year high murder rate. The consultant, a woman whose identity has not been disclosed, began her six-month contract on June 9 and will also look at legislation on explosives and all firearms. National Security Minister Dwight Nelson made the disclosure yesterday during... (

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