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1 July 2012

BBC News

Police in the northern French city of Lille are hunting a gunman who shot dead two people and injured five at a nightclub after being turned away. He opened fired indiscriminately outside the Theatro club in the city centre at about 03:00 (01:00 GMT). A senior police official said a heavy-calibre gun, possibly a Kalashnikov rifle, had been used. France recently tightened its laws on illegal firearms amid a worrying rise in the use of guns by criminals. French media... (

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