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South Africa

1 August 2001

Dispatch (South Africa) / SAPA

CAPE TOWN — Claims by the Democratic Alliance regarding the integrity of the firearms licensing process were yesterday rejected as "blatant lies" by Safety and Security Minister Steve Tshwete. Earlier yesterday, the DA called for an immediate investigation into the firearm licensing process, currently handled by the Central Firearms Registry (CFR) — the licensing authority in Pretoria. At the same time, the party said it was referring a number of cases in which... (

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