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State to conduct sweep for illegal arms

24 August 2012, 07:48

Nairobi – The government has said it will conduct a countrywide operation to disarm all communities with illegal arms following a spate of insecurity in North Eastern and Tana Delta that have left more than 60 people dead in recent days.

Acting Internal Security Minister Yusuf Haji said on Thursday that the disarmament will reinforce security in the clash affected areas.

“The leaders have condemned the attack of killing innocent people in the strongest terms possible and we issue a very strong warning to the perpetrators of this heinous crime that the law will catch up with them,” Haji cautioned.

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