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In Sudan’s east, murky arms trade thrives as war rages

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In Sudan’s east, murky arms trade thrives as war rages

“A Kalashnikov? A rifle? A pistol?” said a 63-year-old dealer known as Wad al-Daou, offering his wares with a resounding laugh.

“The demand for weapons has soared so high that we can’t possibly meet it,” he said at a market near Sudan’s borders with Ethiopia and Eritrea.

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