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Australia

30 June 2012

ABC News (Australia)

The Federal Government has announced a range of new measures to combat the illegal gun trade after a new report revealed there are 250,000 illegal firearms in Australia. The report by the Australian Crime Commission has prompted the Government to strengthen the country's gun laws. It will introduce legislation to create a maximum penalty of life in jail for people involved in gun trafficking. Justice Minister Jason Clare says a national firearms register will also be... (GunPolicy.org)

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