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2 October 2013

Philippine Daily Inquirer

MANILA, Philippines — Over 50 persons were arrested for violating the gun ban which took effect last Friday, police said Wednesday. Police Senior Superintendent Wilben Mayor, PNP spokesman, said that as of 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, 58 persons, mostly civilians, were apprehended for carrying firearms. Of the total number of arrested persons, 54 were civilians, while two others were police officers, one government official and a security guard, Mayor said. With these... (GunPolicy.org)

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