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South Africa

5 March 1999

BBC News

At least 30 people are shot dead in South Africa every day and there are more than four million registered firearms in the country and millions more illegal guns. These grim statistics have forced the government to try to tighten the laws on gun control. But with some of the highest levels of violent crime in the world, the government has been accused of doing too little, too late. But some campaigners who want a gun-free society have begun their own initiative to... (

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