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12 July 2006

Hamilton Spectator (Ontario)

Police and border officials say the recent three-day border enforcement blitz at the Niagara border was sparked by a rash of gun sales in the United States and wasn't related to any specific threat to Canadian security. "It was based on intelligence, information about events going on in the States, not a security concern," said Niagara Detective Constable Mike Woods, who is also a member of the Provincial Weapons Enforcement Unit (PWEU). In recent weeks, Woods added,... (

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