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Gun Policy News, 4 June 2004

Ukraine

4 June 2004

Itar-Tass

KIEV — The Ukrainian state company Ukrspetsexport and its affiliates disclaim any responsibility for the special cargo and the ship it carried that were detained in Turkey last Wednesday, the company said in a press-release. "Neither Ukrspetsexport, nor any of its affiliates have dispatched such a cargo in this direction over the past few months," the press-service said. The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry on Thursday confirmed the Turkish authorities had detained a... (GunPolicy.org)

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États-Unis

4 June 2004

San Francisco Chronicle, Editorial

An inexplicable, and so far inexhaustible, flow of large and menacing guns continues to find its way onto America's streets, causing the sound of gunfire to become common — almost expected — in too many neighborhoods. According to a survey by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, public-housing residents suffer the most. At least one-fifth of them live in fear, attributing their sense of insecurity to incessant gun violence. In 1997, guns... (GunPolicy.org)

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Australie

4 June 2004

ABC News (Australia)

An investigation into illegal gun trafficking syndicates has resulted in the seizure of dozens of illegal weapons across Victoria. Overnight, customs officers raided a property at Kerang in northern Victoria and seized eight handguns, seven rifles and a large amount of ammunition. Yesterday nine illegal and unregistered firearms, including a semi-automatic handgun were uncovered at a home in Carrum, near Frankston. Regional manager of customs in Victoria Jacklyn... (GunPolicy.org)

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Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée

4 June 2004

Post-Courier (Port Moresby)

Internal Security Minister Bire Kimisopa wants a total ban on guns. He said yesterday he had the backing of Prime Minister Sir Michael Somare and the National Security Council on the proposal. The plan is to go before a proposed national gun summit planned for Lae or Goroka in July or August. Failing a countrywide gun ban, he would consider increasing the cost of renewing firearms licence from K150 to K5000 — part of an overall strategy to cut the issuing of... (GunPolicy.org)

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Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée

4 June 2004

Post-Courier (Port Moresby)

The Defence Department will soon have a new structure to improve command and management. And its new Minister Matthew Gubag is committed to ensuring that the new legislative changes are done promptly. In a parade hosted by the Commander of PNGDF Commodore Peter Ilau to welcome the new Minister, Mr Gubag said the new legislation would be brought to Cabinet shortly before being tabled in Parliament. This would be the second phase of the reforms to get the force into... (GunPolicy.org)

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