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16 July 2010

GMA TV News (Manila)

President Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III, a known marksman, said Monday he intends to push for stiffer penalties for illegal gun possession. Aquino is said to be a sharp shooter. The only other president known to have been a marksman was the late strongman Ferdinand Marcos, who belonged to the University of the Philippines rifle team. In an ambush interview after inaugurating the new buildings of the Philippine National Police (PNP) School of Values and Leadership in... (

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