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Brazil

14 December 2011

Guardian (UK)

RIO DE JANEIRO - Football's governing body, Fifa, is studying plans to hand out free or cut-price World Cup tickets to football fans who surrender guns to the Brazilian government. Brazil's justice ministry submitted the plans for the 2014 event last month as part of a new disarmament drive in the South American country. According to reports in the Brazilian media, the government's suggestions also include swapping official footballs and shirts signed by World Cup... (GunPolicy.org)

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