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29 April 2002

ABC News (Australia)

The Federal Customs Minister, Chris Ellison, has accused the New South Wales Police Minister of being more interested in political point scoring then tackling the problem of illegal gun smuggling. Michael Costa has blamed the Federal Government for the growing problem of illegal handguns, saying it needs to boost border security. But Senator Ellison says he wrote to Mr Costa two weeks ago to try and speed up a national agreement on firearms trafficking and he is yet... (

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