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Prévention de la violence armée, lois sur le contrôle des armes à feu et commerce des armes légères :

Gun Policy News, 10 August 2012

Afrique orientale,Ouganda

10 August 2012

Observer (Kampala)

Hoping to curb the use of illicit small arms and light weapons, the police, army and prisons will inscribe electronic bar codes on all guns in their armouries. The country has recently been rocked by violent crimes, especially murders and armed robberies. And the police and other security organs blame this increased wave of criminal activities on illegal firearms. Speaking at a recent national workshop for the media and armed forces on the small arms and light weapons,... (GunPolicy.org)

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Équateur,Colombie

10 August 2012

InSight Crime (Bogota)

The capture of a FARC operative who obtained arms for the guerrilla group in Ecuador is the latest sign that the country is increasing cooperation with authorities in neighboring Colombia to crack down on rebel activity in its territory. Working with Colombian intelligence, Ecuadorian police arrested Edilson Castro Lopez, alias "Chicanero" (pictured) near Quito on August 4. Chicanero is accused of managing arms purchases for the Joint Western Command of the... (GunPolicy.org)

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