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South Africa

22 February 1999

Business Day (Johannesburg)

JOHANNESBURG — Despite constant murmurings in government during the past 18 months about tightening gun ownership laws, SA's gun lobby has failed to live up to its formidable reputation. Then, last week, a newspaper leaked some of the impending changes to the Arms and Ammunition Act and the gun lobby finally woke up — perhaps a little too late for its own good. "Government's intention is to disarm the populace of legally owned firearms under the pretext of going... (

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