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Karp, Aaron. 2006 ‘State Arsenals: Big and risky.’ Small Arms Survey 2006: Unfinished Business, p. 38. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 1 July
State Arsenals: Big and risky
In the worst scenarios, hundreds of thousands or millions of firearms have been looted from government facilities in single incidents.
The collapse of South Vietnam in 1975 allowed more than 2.1 million American-supplied small arms to fall into North Vietnamese control, creating a pool for uncontrolled exports that showed up around the world for more than a decade.