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South Africa

30 January 2000

Daily News Briefing (South Africa)

JOHANNESBURG — The Democratic Party has called for changes to the draft Firearms Control Bill following a Sunday newspaper exposé which claimed firearm competency certificates were being sold to applicants without testing or training them. DP Safety and Security spokesman Graham McIntosh said the Sunday Times report was a clear indication of the serious problems that lay ahead for the new Firearms Control Bill. The article claimed the newspaper's journalists had... (

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