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Gun Policy News, 21 June 2011

Mexique,États-Unis

21 June 2011

Christian Science Monitor

WASHINGTON -- Fast and Furious – not the movie franchise, but the US government's ill-fated undercover gun-running operation targeting Mexican drug cartels – ended up putting more guns in the hands of criminals on both sides of the US-Mexico border. It deepened a rift between the US and Mexico over weapons flowing south, caused a major scandal in the Justice Department's Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), which hatched the operation in 2009,... (GunPolicy.org)

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Ouganda

21 June 2011

New Vision (Kampala)

The Government is to review the licensing of firearms to civilians in order to bar politicians from carrying guns to public places. Internal affairs minister Hillary Onek said most leaders such as Members of Parliament, have continuously carried firearms in public places resulting in scenes of violence. "I don't see the necessity of MPs carrying guns. It is a threat to the public. We have to review this policy," he said. He made the remarks during the launch of the... (GunPolicy.org)

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