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United Kingdom

25 October 2006

BBC News

Hundreds of illegal firearms have been handed in to police stations during a month-long campaign to get weapons off the street. With a week to go before the initiative comes to an end, Greater Manchester Police say 324 guns have already been handed in. The weapons surrendered to date include revolvers, rifles, shotguns, air pistols and a cross-bow. People have until 31 October to hand in weapons and ammunition. Assistant Chief Constable Dave Jones said: "The... (

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