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Cabinet Approves National Strategy to control small arms

Khartoum, Jan. 25 (SUNA) - The Council of Ministers, chaired by the First Vice-President and National Prime Minister, General. Bakri Hassan Saleh approved, Thursday, the National Strategy to Control Small Arms, for 2017-2020 presented by Minister of Interior, General, Hammed Manan .
The Cabinet Official Spokesman, DR. Omer Mohammed Saleh has pointed out in press statements that dealing in illegal arms became global concern, adding that statistics show that more than 875 million pieces arm spreading, and a total of 1,555 people are killed each day in the world because of illegal dealing in weapons .
. In the Sudan, he indicated that the total number of suits filed for possession of illegal weapons amounted to 606 per year .