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Venezuela Bans Private Gun Ownership, China Condemns Gun Rights

kcsparky Wrote: Jun 04, 2012 1:28 AM
Wow...who would figure that a hard communist and a over controlling socialist government would forbid private gun ownership.'d think that the government was in or nearly in complete control of peoples lives.

On Friday, the Venezuelan government banned all private gun ownership. Gun shops will no longer be allowed to sell firearms or ammunition to private citizens. Police and members of the military will be exempted from the ban. Officials told the Associated Press that the measure is meant to stem violent crime: