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Christie discusses small arms exports/human rights, co-authors opinion piece

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Professor Ken Christie, head of the HSPB program discussed Canadian small arms exports to countries with difficult human rights reputations. The recent case of loosening restrictions on assault weapons to Colombia was the focus of the conversation with Terry Moore on CFAX 1070, Tuesday 8th of January. Christie also discussed Canada's recent human rights record at home and abroad.

Christie and Associate faculty member Robert Hanlon published a short piece in the Winnipeg Free Press this week on Canada's human rights strategy.The link to the article can be found here:http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/opinion/westview/Ottawa-needs-a-human-rights-strategy-185913182.html