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19 June 2006

BBC News

One in ten people in the UK have been affected by gun crime, or know someone who has, in the past five years, a survey suggests. Of the 1,000 people interviewed, 81% said they feared imported guns were ending up on British streets. The survey, for the Control Arms campaign group, found almost one in six of those questioned had seen a gun that they understood to be illegal. The group is calling on governments to agree tough controls on the arms trade. UK... (

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