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Rwanda,East Africa

3 March 2012

New Times (Rwanda)

Rwanda has made tremendous progress in the fight against the proliferation of small arms. So far, over 32,000 illegal arms have been destroyed since 2008. Last year, 40 tonnes of ammunition was destroyed at the Gabiro military barracks; all small arms in the hands of the police, the armed forces and private security companies have been given serial numbers by the newly acquired firearms marking machine. In 2007, Rwanda established the Central Firearms Registry to... (

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