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Parker, Sarah. 2011 ‘Balancing Act: Regulation of Civilian Firearm Possession.’ Small Arms Survey 2011: States of Security; Chapter 9, p. 279. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 6 July

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In Estonia, applicants must pass an examination regarding their knowledge of the firearm laws covering acquisition, storage, registration, carrying, transfer, and legal use of weapons as well as the provision of first aid to a victim with a shooting injury (there is also a practical test on firearm handling)…

In Lithuania, applicants are required to pass a competency test if the firearm licence is sought for self-defence purpose. Similarly, in Singapore applicants must pass a shooting proficiency test require a firearm for self-defence.

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