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United Kingdom,Ireland,Netherlands

5 September 2008

Independent (Dublin)

A major supply line used by Ireland's most dangerous criminal gangs to import deadly weapons has been smashed, it emerged last night. Dutch police swooped to seize 181 high-powered firearms at an illegal gun wholesaler in Amsterdam as part of an international investigation involving gardai and the PSNI. The wholesaler is believed to have been the source of the mini-arsenal of 41 guns seized by gardai and PSNI officers on both sides of the border on Tuesday afternoon... (

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