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Dominican Republic

5 July 2007

Dominican Today

SANTO DOMINGO — The Interior and Police Ministry denied the Dominican Firearms Importers and Dealers Association's denunciation that gun and ammunition smuggling has increased, as a result of the implementation of Decree 309 which prohibits their import. In a statement, Interior and Police said the measure has reduced the crime of gun smuggling, and since the Decree was published there's no way to enter them into the system, if these aren't acquired as the law... (GunPolicy.org)

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