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Guatemala

22 March 2009

Prensa Latina (Havana)

The Guatemalan Congress concluded sessions this week without approving a Law to Control Arms and Munitions, an indispensable instrument to slow violence and insecurity. Although deputies made several commitments with society, they have not so far adopted one single of 146 articles of that rule, whose discussion will continue Tuesday. At present, a citizen can buy up to 12 pistols or guns, with four licenses, and has the right to purchase 15,000 rounds of ammunition... (GunPolicy.org)

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