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Papua New Guinea

31 October 2011

Radio New Zealand International (Shortwave)

A member of the Pacific Small Arms Action Group says the proliferation of home-made guns in Papua New Guinea is out of control and requires a multi-agency approach to deal with it. John Toguata, a former PNG police commander and a spokesman for the Coalition Against Gun Violence, says weapon parts are readily accessible in PNG, especially in the Highlands where stockpiles are growing. He wants the government to allocate sufficient funding and resources to reduce the... (GunPolicy.org)

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