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Israel's New Public Security Minister Weighs Tightening Gun License Applications
23 July 2021
Today, some 140,000 Israelis hold carry permits, not including members of security services who carry guns for their jobs.
Most licenses have been issued to former combat soldiers and to those living in eligible communities.
Applications for personal gun licenses increased dramatically after the military operation in Gaza in May.