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US must stem “iron river” of guns flowing to Latin America, activists say

AR-15 style rifles are displayed for sale at Firearms Unknown, a gun store in Oceanside, California, US, on 12th April, 2021.

Reuters US guns, many of them exported legally, are flowing into Latin America in an “iron river” ending in the hands of drug cartels and abusive security forces, activists said Monday, calling for greater oversight from US law and federal agencies. More than half of “crime guns” recovered and traced in Central America are sourced […]