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Canada,United States

13 March 2008

Vancouver Province / Canwest News Service

Canada Border Services Agency has seized 330 guns and gun parts from mail at Canada Post's international mail centre in Vancouver since April. Mike Hrysiuk, the agency's chief of operations at the centre, said the items included machine guns, prohibited handguns, replicas and silencers — but some of them may be legit. He said people such as movie prop masters and gun-store owners can obtain permits to import guns through the... (

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