Two French police injured in shoot-out with suspects of Toulouse attack

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    Two French police injured in shoot-out with suspects of Toulouse attack - Haaretz Daily Newspaper | Israel News
     
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    Isn't gun control a major law in France? I mean I don't think the average citizen can own a firearm can they? Yet they have armed men murdering at will.
     
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    Same as Britain. Very strict gun laws... and yet they still have shootings. Illegal firearms.
     
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    Illegal firearms are everywhere, regardless of how strict or loose gun laws are. The question is rather if strict gun laws prevent accidental shootings and the use of firearms in domestic situations. I tend to believe they do. But obviously they will never stop criminals.
     
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    Gun law - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
     
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    There are less then 1000 accidental deaths a year due to firearms in the US. Hardly a big problem.
     
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    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gun_violence_in_the_United_States
    Hardly a big problem:rolleyes:
     

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