New Caledonia, a French archipelago, stocks up on guns ahead of independence vote

Tue, 25 Feb 2014

FRANCE (NEW CALEDONIA), Nouméa : Hunting is entwined in the lifestyles of both indigenous Kanaks and New Caledonia's more recent arrivals -- but a debate on gun control in the islands is heating up, fuelled in part by a looming referendum on the polarising issue of independence. Read the full story here.