Getting a handle on small arms

Vo, Minh T.
February 1999
Christian Science Monitor;2/17/99, Vol. 91 Issue 56, p1
Describes the damage done by small and light firearms in conflicts around the world. Most war victims dying from small arms fire; Efforts of human rights activists to control small arms proliferation; Regional agreements about small arms in Western Africa and the Americas; Weapons programs in Mali; Trade-in programs, and their drawbacks; Views of United Nations (UN) adviser Henny van der Graaf; Role of the United States in gun proliferation.


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