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Proliferation of Small Arms

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Proliferation of Small Arms

Proliferation of Small Arms

Proliferation of Small Arms

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The search for weapons of mass destruction continues in Iraq. But at the United Nations this week, the focus is on what some feel is an even greater threat — the proliferation of small arms. Host Lynn Neary and guests discuss this new threat and what's being done internationally to stop it.

Guests:

Rachel Stohl
*Senior analyst, Center for Defense Information

Afi Yakubu
*With the Foundation for Security and Development in Africa
*Steering committee of the West Africa Action Network on Small Arms