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South Africa

5 February 2013

News24 (Cape Town)

JOHANNESBURG - A probe into a former Gauteng police brigadier over alleged firearm licences corruption underlines the need for a forensic audit, Gun Free SA said on Tuesday. Spokesperson Adele Kirsten said such an audit should include all firearm licences issued in the past few years. "We have no confidence in the registry and are critical, especially over the last two to three years, of whether all those [who received licences] actually fit the criteria," she... (

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