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13 July 2012

Le Monde (France)

[Translated summary: Some 3,910 firearms were seized in 2011, according to Mr. Valls, new French Minister, against 2,710 in 2010, according to figures given at the time by Le Figaro (French newspaper), meaning 44% more. In 2009, according to Hortefeux, previous French Minister, 1,487 firearms were seized. The increase would be of 160% in two years?] Le nouveau ministre de l'intérieur, Manuel Valls, a récemment voulu faire d'un phénomène "une priorité" : "Comment... (GunPolicy.org)

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