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Gun Curbs Enrage South Africans

Thursday, January 6, 2005

New licensing law sparks anger as violent crime levels soar. South Africa`s licensed gun owners are furious about a new law which could force millions to hand over their weapons - removing what some consider their only defense against rampant crime.

Read Original at: The Guardian


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