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Small Arms Survey. 2007 ‘Armed Violence in Burundi: Conflict and post-conflict Bujumbura.’ Small Arms Survey 2007: Guns and the City, p. 198. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 27 August
The disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration (DDR) process and civilian disarmament initiatives have produced mixed results. An estimated 100,000 small arms and grenades are still at large in the country…
Post conflict urban violence leads many residents of Bujumbura to keep defensive types of small arms -- i.e handguns -- for self-protection.