Southern Africa: Huge Volumes of Arms Trafficked Into SADC – UN

The United Nations says high volumes of firearms are being trafficked into the SADC region with Angola and Botswana being among countries that are most affected by the illegal arms trade.

The report, by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), comes at a time Zimbabwean security forces have launched an investigation into the proliferation of illegal firearms into the country.

These firearms have been used in deadly criminal activities.

The report, titled “Global Study on Firearms…

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