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2 December 2004

BBC News

The gun used by David Bieber to kill PC Ian Broadhurst may have been part of a batch exported using bogus documents, leading charities have claimed. The HS-95 9mm pistol was part of a consignment licensed for export from Croatia to a US company in 1998, say Oxfam and Amnesty International. Sources close to the inquiry told them bogus export papers were used. Amnesty said investigators across Europe had recovered only 146 guns from the total shipment of 2,750. The... (

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