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South Africa

13 March 2013

Global Times (China), Xinhua

The Portfolio Committee on Police on Tuesday adopted the Dangerous Weapons Bill as South Africa is moving to curb rising violence. The bill will repeal all legislation dealing with dangerous weapons. There are currently five different pieces of legislation that deal with dangerous weapons, including the Dangerous Weapons Act of 1982. The committee called on police to effectively implement the Dangerous Weapons Bill, which will also give powers to the police to arrest... (

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