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South Sudan

15 November 2012

Sudan Tribune (France)

BOR — Lawmakers in South Sudan's eastern state of Jonglei, the scene of a localised rebellion and controversial disarmament campaign, have passed a bill making it illegal for civilians to carry guns or ammunition without a licence. The Social Firearms and Ammunitions Control Bill, passed in the state parliament's last session before the long Christmas recess, is in response to ongoing insecurity in the state. It is almost a year since cattle raiding and reprisal... (GunPolicy.org)

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