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Gun Policy News, 30 June 2011

Estados Unidos,México

30 June 2011

Washington Post

The ranking Democrat on the House committee investigating the controversial federal gun-trafficking operation known as Fast and Furious accused its Republican chairman on Wednesday of stifling discussion of whether U.S. gun laws have contributed to the violence in Mexico. A report released Wednesday by Rep. Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.) said weak laws impede federal firearms agents trying to counter gun trafficking by Mexican drug cartels. It criticizes Rep. Darrell Issa... (GunPolicy.org)

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Estados Unidos,India

30 June 2011

Times of India

MUMBAI - The crime intelligence unit (CIU) arrested a wholesale supplier of health and protein drinks, Sanjay Chaudhry, from the Mumbai airport for smuggling spare gun parts from the US. Sleuths screened his baggage and found several gun parts like springs, triggers, hammers and magazines. The cops have also arrested one Shivananda Shetty, who bought gun parts from Chaudhry and sold them to dealers in the grey market. Chaudhry came under the crime branch's scanner... (GunPolicy.org)

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Reino Unido,Estados Unidos,Europa,India,China,Rusia,Libia,Francia

30 June 2011

Le Point (France) / Reuters

[Translated summary: France acknowledged that it airlifted small arms to Libyan civilians fighting Moammar Gadhafi's forces in a besieged mountain region south of Tripoli. Critics say that this is against the UN arms embargo]. NEW YORK, PARIS - La France a défendu sa décision de parachuter des armes aux insurgés libyens, une opération à laquelle l'Otan n'a pas été associée et qui suscite jeudi une controverse, les Nations unies ayant imposé en février un... (GunPolicy.org)

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Estados Unidos

30 June 2011

WFTV News (Florida)

SEMINOLE COUNTY, Florida -- Casselberry police said they are investigating a suicide on Thursday afternoon at the Shoot Straight gun range on U.S. Highway 17-92. Police said a man using a rental handgun took his life on Thursday. No one else was injured. One civilian was inside the range at the same time of the suicide, using a different shooting stall, police said. Police did not release the man's name pending notification of next of kin, which is in progress... (GunPolicy.org)

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