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United Kingdom

3 July 2018

BBC News

Hundreds of illegal firearms and air weapons have been handed in to police during a two-week amnesty campaign. A total of 474 firearms, 690 air weapons and 337 lots of ammunition were received at police stations around Scotland. These included a machine gun, an AK47 assault rifle, and a pistol dating back to World War One. Supt Ronnie Megaughin said getting the weapons off the streets 'lowers the risk of harm within our communities'. He said: "Although the surrender... (GunPolicy.org)

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