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New Slovakia Law May Limit Swedish Gun Use

Local (Sweden)

5 July 2015

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Hundreds of so-called plugged guns are bought legally abroad and smuggled from Slovakia to Sweden, where they are used by criminals. But new law the eastern European nation may close this deadly loophole.

Last year 115 firearms were seized by the Swedish customs authorities and it was revealed that large proportion of these had been bought over the internet from Slovakia, where the law regarding plugged -- or deactivated -- weapons has been slack until recently…

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