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11 August 2009

Philippine Daily Inquirer

MANILA, Philippines — In its first month of implementation, the Philippine National Police's gun amnesty program has already attracted almost 20,000 gun owners with expired licenses, Director General Jesus Verzosa said on Tuesday. As of July 31, a total of 19,824 expired firearms licenses had already been renewed out of the estimated 559,326 loose firearms with expired licenses, Verzosa said. The final gun amnesty of the PNP is expected to last until... (GunPolicy.org)

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