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24 July 2012

Somaliland Sun (Somalia)

Using data from several weapons policy and prevention surveys we were able to extract key information about weapons policy and proliferation in Somalia. We hope it is of use to those looking to get general information about small arms throughout Somalia and if there are policies regulating their usage. The surveys were taken between 2002 and 2011. Numbers - There are between 550,000 to 750,000 privately-owned firearms in Somalia - 9.1 out of every 100 Somalis own a... (

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