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New Zealand

21 December 2006

New Zealand Press Association

Police have used Interpol to approach their counterparts in at least two other countries over the 500 firearms seized in nationwide raids yesterday on gun dealers and collectors. Some of the illegal weapons gathered in raids from North Auckland to Christchurch included.50 calibre heavy machine-guns, military style semi-automatics, sub-machine guns and semi-automatic pistols. Some were 9mm Glock pistols, the same issued to New Zealand police and to many overseas law... (

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