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Swiss Set to Ease Arms Export Rules Despite Syria Grenades Report

By John Miller ZURICH (Reuters) Switzerland looks set to loosen arms export rules to allow sales to countries embroiled in civil wars despite a newspaper...

Baghdad Gun Shops Thrive after Iraqi Rethink on Arms Control

BAGHDAD (Reuters)  In the middle of Baghdad's busy commercial neighbourhood of Karrada, where most retail outlets sell home appliances, shoppers can now also buy handguns...

Slovakia Picks U.S. Fighter Planes to Replace Russian-Made Jets

By Tatiana Jancarikova BRATISLAVA (Reuters) Slovakia has agreed a $1.9 billion (1.43 billion pounds) deal to buy 14 U.S.-made F-16 fighter jets to replace its...
Dealers tend their booths during the Guntoberfest gun show in Oaks, Pennsylvania

Americans Own Nearly Half World’s Guns in Civilian Hands – Survey

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) Americans make up 4 percent of the world's population but owned about 46 percent of the estimated 857 million weapons in...

Japan Seeks Role in French-German Marine Surveillance Plane Project – Sources

By Nobuhiro Kubo and Andrea Shalal TOKYO/BERLIN (Reuters) In a fresh bid to win its first major foreign arms deal since World War Two, Japan is...

Arming The World – Inside Trump’s ‘Buy American’ Drive to Expand...

By Matt Spetalnick and Mike Stone WASHINGTON (Reuters) In a telephone call with the emir of Kuwait in January, U.S. President Donald Trump pressed the...
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