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Alpers, Philip and Conor Twyford. 2003 ‘Pacific Small Arms Legislation: Domestic and regional issues.’ Small Arms in the Pacific; Occasional Paper No. 8, pp. 59-60. Geneva: Small Arms Survey, the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva. 31 March
Contrary to the practice in France, where some categories of arms are unrestricted, it is necessary in the French territories to obtain a permit from the police for every firearm and all ammunition purchased.