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7 June 2006

Neue Zürcher Zeitung / SwissInfo

The Senate is due to launch a review of the country's firearms legislation this week as part of parliament's regular summer session. The draft law foresees a slight tightening of regulations for purchasing and keeping guns and rifles, but it falls short of introducing a central database of all weapons in circulation. Despite a long tradition of bearing arms and fairly responsible attitudes towards guns, Switzerland is not immune to tragedy and the gun law is a... (

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