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Gun Policy News, 22 April 2013

Russie

22 April 2013

Reuters

MOSCOW - A man shot dead six people, including two schoolgirls, with a rifle after robbing a hunting shop in the western Russian city of Belgorod on Monday, local officials said. Police said their main suspect was a former convict in his thirties, adding that the attacker had fled in an expensive car. The man, who was still on the run on Monday evening, first opened fire at the personnel of the shop and then also shot dead passersby outside in the city's main street,... (GunPolicy.org)

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Suisse,Pays-Bas

22 April 2013

BBC News

Dutch police have made an arrest following a threat, posted on the internet, to carry out a shooting at a school in the city of Leiden. The suspect is a former pupil of the British School, which has a site in neighbouring Voorschoten. More than 20 schools were told to stay closed on Monday in response to the threat posted on internet forum 4chan. The anonymous writer said they would shoot their teacher "and as many students as I can". He or she said they would be... (GunPolicy.org)

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Irlande

22 April 2013

Independent (Dublin)

A family have escaped without injury after gunshots were fired into their home. The shooting incident happened in the Limerick city suburb of Moyross around midnight. There were several people – including teenagers - inside the house in Cosgrave Park at the time, but none were injured. A number of gunshots were fired at the home and the front door and an upstairs window were hit. Gardai are continuing to investigate the incident and are attempting to establish a... (GunPolicy.org)

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Turquie

22 April 2013

Today's Zaman (Istanbul)

Turkish people spent TL 117,922,000 on guns and bullets last year, with gun sales increasing by 54 percent, according to data from the state-owned Turkish Mechanical and Chemical Industry Corporation (MKE). While a total of 19,575 handguns were sold in Turkey in 2011, the number of handguns sold last year rose to 30,207. The price of handguns ranges between TL 570 and TL 12,000. Of the 30,207 handguns, 21,464 were made in Turkey. A total of TL 57.8 million of revenue... (GunPolicy.org)

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États-Unis

22 April 2013

Leader Post (Canada)

WASHINGTON - Just days after U.S. senators defeated a bid to expand background checks on potential gun buyers, Americans are asking how the Boston Marathon bombing suspects acquired a cache of firearms alongside their explosives. Among the weapons officials have said were in the possession of Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were not only several bombs, but handguns, an M-4 carbine rifle and more than 250 rounds of ammunition. Much of that arsenal was on fiery display... (GunPolicy.org)

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