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France

17 April 2002

Dawn (Karachi)

PARIS — France has become a major international marketplace in illegal arms, with many of the armaments brought in from such places as Serbia and ex-Eastern Europe, often to be reexported to other parts of the world, including the Middle East. The arms have become so plethoric that a Kalashnikov can be bought for as little as 135 dollars, with arms-grade launch- rocket available at 1350 dollars. The finding is one of many made in recent weeks by police and military... (GunPolicy.org)

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