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30 November 2007

New York Times

The European Parliament overwhelmingly backed a set of stricter gun-control rules that would limit gun ownership across the 27-member European Union. Under the rules, which must be approved by national governments, minors under 18 would be allowed to possess a firearm only for hunting or target shooting under the guidance of an adult, and anyone over 18 who has been convicted of a violent crime would be banned from buying a gun. In addition, each member state would... (

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