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Gun control in Pakistan

19 April, 2015
Should we, in Pakistan, learn some lessons from Australia’s effective gun control law? In 1996, a massacre took place at Port Arthur, Australia, when a mentally unstable man killed 35 people. This made for one of the biggest shootings committed by a single person, triggering countrywide debate and commotion in Australia.

Australia’s then prime minister, John Howard, forcefully enforced strict gun laws which restricted all semi-automatic rifles and shotg ... read more

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