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United Kingdom

22 January 2003

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Tory leader Iain Duncan Smith has dismissed the Government's amnesty on illegal firearms as another "gimmick". Following the recent gun summit where Home Secretary David Blunkett was joined by police, customs and immigration officers, and community leaders for the talks ministers announced a firearms amnesty. But Mr Duncan Smith, MP for Chingford and Woodford Green, said: "It is typical of the Labour Party to put together a summit. Every time there is a problem there... (

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