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Madagascar

25 October 2011

Afriquinfos (Barcelona) / Agence Xinhua

[Translated summary: The Defence Bureau under the Ministry of Interior announced a 20% increase each year of the number of applications to carry firearms, by civilians. This would be due to general insecurity in the Antananarivo province. According to the law, civilians are allowed to purchase firearms of the 2nd and 3rd categories - firearms designated 'for defence': handguns, automatic pistols - hunting firearms: shotguns.] ANTANANARIVO (Xinhua) - Le nombre de... (GunPolicy.org)

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