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Pézard, Stéphanie and Anne-Kathrin Glatz. 2010 ‘Army Weapon Distribution Over.’ Arms in and Around Mauritania: National and Regional Security Implications; Occasional Paper No. 24 (Box 5), p. 38. Geneva: Small Arms Survey, the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva. 1 June
Army Weapon Distribution Over
Since 2005 … the army appears to have ended the practice of loaning out weapons. Nowadays, the only legal way to obtain a weapon is to buy it from its owner or to obtain an import licence. In both cases, the new owner must apply to the Department of National Security for a permit to carry firearms.