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1 February 2013

Independent (Dublin)

Gardai have seized more than 1,400 illegal guns over a two-year period including assault rifles and automatic weapons. A detailed list of the types of guns seized in 2010 and 2011 shows the frightening arsenal of weapons available to the State's most ruthless criminal gangs. They include sub-machine guns and automatic weapons commonly used by armed police forces and the military. The latest figures show that almost 300 shotguns similar to the one used to murder... (

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