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Guns to be Surrendered on Pitcairn
Guardian (UK) / AP
11 August 2004
Pitcairn's deputy governor, Matthew Forbes, who is based in the New Zealand capital, said that his boss, the British High Commissioner to New Zealand, had ordered residents to surrender their firearms, which they use to hunt wild goats for meat, shoot breadfruit and coconuts from tall trees and occasionally to shoot sharks.