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19 October 2009

CBC News (Canada)

Sporting goods stores in Saskatchewan are feeling the pinch of a North American ammunition shortage. Although it's hunting season, a time when many hunters are stocking up on ammo, some store owners say they're having trouble getting enough stock. Hoarding in the U.S. is one explanation, according to U.S. media reports. According to the National Rifle Association in the U.S., Americans buy about seven billion rounds of ammunition annually. But by September this year,... (

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